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City of Miami - Financial Empowerment Center (FEC) Coaching

How to Participate in the FEC Coaching Program &

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)


As you meet with your Financial Empowerment Center Coach, you will review your progress towards your goals and discuss strategies for staying on track.


1.    How can you participate in the Financial Empowerment Center (FEC) Coaching Program?


Send an email stating your interest to:

Rpereira@miamigov.com or anarojas@miamigov.com or call 305-416-1621.  We will contact you and give you a chance to ask questions and learn more about the program. Everyone who applies will have the opportunity for an initial counseling session and the program is entirely offered at no cost to participants.


We expect a high demand from local residents to enroll and participate in the full FEC program, so don't wait and enroll TODAY!. Anybody can participate no matter where you live within the City of Miami.


Some frequently asked questions

  • How long will the Financial Empowerment Coaching last?

This is ultimately up to you, but we want to assist you to make a lasting change.  Our Financial Empowerment Center Coaches or staff will be following up with you at prescribed time almost every other month.  This will enable you to have your questions answered, stay encouraged and focused on your goals.

  • At what locations can I obtain this Financial Empowerment Coaching service?

You are able to meet with your Financial Empowerment Coaches at different partner locations.  Check the Financial Empowerment Center site list to see which one is the most convenient in term of time and location.  The partner site list can change without notice.

  • Is there a fee to work with a Financial Empowerment Coach?

Because of the generous support of Citi Foundation, the Financial Empowerment Coaching program is completely free of charge to you the client.

Financial Empowerment Center Sites & Hours

Meet our Financial Empowerment Coaches

We are dedicated to guiding you to a healthier financial picture. Our mission entails working with you in everything related to your finances on a one-on-one basis.
Contact us. We will set up a time to meet with you to review your financial situation and to coach you to your desired results.

Everyone’s economic and life situation is unique. I believe that personalized service is essential when matching clients with the right financial products and services. As a Financial Coach, I am dedicated to learning about your personal goals.

YWCA - 355 NW 5th St., Miami. FL. 33128
Fridays - 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Open Arms - 5840 SW 8th St., Miami. FL. 33144
Tuesdays - 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Catholic Charities - 7707 NW 2nd Ave., 2nd Floor, Miami. FL. 33150
Fridays - 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM (2nd of the month)
Youth Coop - 3525 NW 7th St., Miami. FL. 33125
Wednesdays - 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM  
Lindsey Hopkins One Stop Center - 750 NW 20th St, Miami. FL 33127
Thursdays - 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Lutheran Services - 8532 SW 8th St., Suite 270, Miami. FL. 33144
Thursdays - (First of the Month) 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Thelma Gibson Health Initiative, Inc. - 3629 Grand Ave, Coconut Grove, Miami. FL. 33133
Mondays - 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Episcopal Migration Ministries - 701 SW 27th Ave,, Suite 602, Miami. FL. 33135
Fridays - 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
City of Miami - Miami River Center - 444 SW 2nd Ave,, Miami. FL. 33130
By Appointment
This site list may change at any time and without notice.

Please see our Financial Empowerment Center partner site coordinators for more information.

For those interested in becoming a Financial Empowerment Center site, please contact our offices directly.