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>>>Financial Fitness Boot Camp

The FEC Financial Fitness Boot Camp empowers you to strive for financial freedom through money management skills! This in-depth program educates and works with clients on financial planning, money management/budgeting, credit counseling and predatory lending prevention/education.

If you no longer qualify to open a bank account, this program gives you a second chance and it's FREE!


The FEC Financial Fitness Boot Camp meets on Tuesdays from 5:30 pm to 7:30pm.

>>> FEC Business Boot Camp

The FEC Business Boot Camp, is designed for existing business owners. It reinforces the essential skills necessary to own, manage, grow and operate small businesses. This five week program addresses topics that include: funding a business, accounting and cash flow, taxes, legal issues, commercial real estate contracts, marketing, customer service, and entrepreneurship. Qualified participants will take advantage of the Earn and Learn Program, which subsidizes business owners and active community entrepreneurs for their time away from attending to their business.

>>> FEC Non-Profit Boot Camp

This program is an investment in the growth of non profit organizations in the Greater Des Moines area.  In an advanced 5 week Boot Camp, non-profits learn from experts on topics ranging from marketing, grant writing, tax and financial planning, alternative funding streams, building and managing a board, and recruiting volunteers. Each organization is eligible for a mini-grant to use for their programming.