Summer Series: Making Lemonade with Noa Rodriguez-Hoffman
Last night on NGPF's Speaker Series virtual PD, we had an incredible conversation with Shelley Miles, CEO of the Singleton Foundation and Noa Rodriguez-Hoffman, their Director of Editorial and Community Engagement. These incredibly inspiring and accomplished women discussed their career paths and personal passions for creativity within the financial sector. Noa is a Certified Financial Planner and hosts the series Making Lemonade.
Making Lemonade is a series of conversations with young entrepreneurs who have overcome obstacles, embraced change, and turned lemons into lemonade. The series is published on the Million More Stories blog and features stories from entrepreneurs of all industries, backgrounds and interests!
Check out more of the vide content from the Million Stories Media initiative here! Click on any of the most popular episodes below to watch:
This new short-form video series is part of the Million Stories Media initiative from the Singleton Foundation for Financial Literacy and Entrepreneurship. This is a media channel focused on lifestyle and entertainment content, offering a wide variety of original programming with a focus on careers, money, family and top issues faced by young Americans today.
About the Author
Born and raised by Dominican, immigrant parents in Brooklyn, Yanely is a proud product of NYC public schools. She graduated from Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School in 2007 before going on to receive her bachelor's degree at Brown University in 2011. As a Teach For America corps member, Yanely taught third and fourth grade in Canarsie, Brooklyn. She received her master's degree from Relay Graduate School of Education in 2013. She spends her spare time making YouTube videos about personal finance on her channel, MissBeHelpful. Yanely also loves to dance, sew, paint, listen to podcasts, and babysit her soon-to-be 7 nieces and nephews!
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