Outreach & Training

Consumer Action’s multilingual and multicultural Community Outreach Managers counsel consumers, offer technical advice, conduct train-the-trainer workshops and presentations at community events and national conferences and provide expert analysis and commentary to English, Spanish and Chinese media on a variety of consumer issues. Aware that the best way to reach vulnerable consumer populations is to work with trusted community entities, Consumer Action’s outreach staff leverages our national network of nearly 7,000 community-based organizations by providing… Read More »

 

Our Events

News and photos about Consumer Action's recent activities and events.

 
  • Black Chamber of Commerce convention (Jul 17, 2008)
    The Southern California Black Chamber of Commerce (BCC), in collaboration with the Hispanic Chamber of Commerce and the Asian Business…
  • Annual foster parent event (Jun 09, 2008)
    Guardians of Love, a Los Angeles-based, non-profit foster family agency, invited Consumer Action's Nelson Santiago to participate in its annual…
  • The silent trainer (Jun 05, 2008)
    Linda Williams of the Consumer Action outreach staff gave a credit card fraud training at the Center on Deafness-Inland Empire…
  • Louisiana agencies learn about MoneyWi$e (May 30, 2008)
    On a mission to educate consumers about good money management, Consumer Action and Capital One headed to Louisiana to share…
  • Cal-Neva Conference (Apr 27, 2008)
    Jamie Woo and Audrey Perrott of the Consumer Action outreach staff attended the Cal-Neva Conference at the Sir Francis Drake…
  • National Ready to lead trainings (Apr 23, 2008)
    Consumer Action partnered with the Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute (CHCI), the nation’s…
  • Wealth strategies for farm workers (Apr 23, 2008)
    Consumer Action’s Associate for National Priorities, Sol Carbonell, presented at the National Farmworker Conference in…
  • Training Los Angeles County social workers (Apr 16, 2008)
    Linda Williams of Consumer Action conducted a training on April 16 for 175 Los Angeles County Social Workers on topics…
  • Open House on women's concerns (Apr 08, 2008)
    On April 8, Linda Williams of Consumer Action's outreach team attended an open house sponsored by Riverside County Commission for…
  • MoneyWi$e at the NCRC conference (Mar 27, 2008)
    Consumer Action’s Sol Carbonell, Associate for National Priorities, traveled to Washington, DC recently to present at the
  • Chinese New Year Community Street Fair (Mar 20, 2008)
    Community Outreach Manager Jamie Woo, along…
  • Chinatown Families Economic Resource Fair (Mar 20, 2008)
    Consumer Action Community Outreach Manager Jamie Woo and Administrative Assistant Kinny Li attended the Chinatown Families Economic Resource Fair in…
  • ID theft workshop in San Francisco (Mar 06, 2008)
    Staying true to their mission of providing multilingual services that help Chinese immigrants adapt to life in the US, the…
  • Staff attends Vietnamese Tet Festival (Feb 03, 2008)
    Community Outreach Manager Jamie Woo…
  • LULAC Wisconsin Latino/Migrant Conference (Sep 11, 2007)
    Sol Carbonell, Associate, National Priorities for Consumer Action, participated at the LULAC Wisconsin Latino/Migrant Conference in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Carbonell provided…

 

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