A strong local economy and financially stable households benefit the entire community. That's why we host the Financial Empowerment Center, in partnership with the United Way of the National Capital Area.

Take advantage of our services, attend an event, or join us as a volunteer.

Our Services

Our expert volunteers are here to advise you on matters big and small, from entrepreneurship to taxes to retirement.

Financial Coaching

Whatever your financial goals, we can provide you with helpful, concrete guidance.

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Financial Workshops

Our weekly workshops cover a variety of topics to enhance your financial knowledge.


Tax Preparation

Our free tax preparation covers prior year and amended tax returns.

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Small Business Coaching

Contact one of our coaches and get advice on building your dream business.

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Current students, alumni, and community members who have financial expertise and want to give back are always welcome. 

Fill out our volunteer form to get started.


Contact Us

Our experts can answer common financial and business questions you may have.

Financial Empowerment Center
Center for Advanced Technology, Room 102
301 Largo Road
Largo, MD 20774

Email: fec@pgcc.edu

Follow us on Twitter @fecpgcc

Heath Carelock, Director
Phone: 301-546-5296

Victoria Saunders, Coordinator
Phone: 301-546-1332