Recent Events

The Master Your Card (MYC) program is powered by invaluable partnerships with leading organizations focused on empowering our youth, entrepreneurs and communities. Through joint efforts with our partners, we help enable financial equity for all through access to education, resources and best-in-class electronic payments technology.

In 2019, we continue to participate in events and initiatives around the country that support our mission. Please see highlights from some of the events MYC has supported this year:

Mastercard Partners with Square on ‘Self Made’ Event Series.

Long Island City, NY | Oct 3-8, 2019 | Los Angeles, CA | October 22, 2019

Mastercard and mobile payment company Square kicked off a two-city collaboration as part of Square’s event series – Self Made, focused on enhancing the skills of underserved business leaders through meaningful panels and interactive workshops Through this partnership, Master Your… Read More

Master Your Card Sponsors the 32nd Annual Hispanic Heritage Award Gala

Washington, D.C. | October 1, 2019

Master Your Card was pleased to co-sponsor the 32nd annual Hispanic Heritage Award Gala this year, during Hispanic Heritage Month. The Hispanic Heritage Awards honors the achievements of prominent Latino’s from various professional backgrounds. The Hispanic Heritage Awards is considered… Read More

Master Your Card at the Latina’s Prosperity Summit

Washington, D.C. | September 24, 2019

Master Your Card participated in The Latino Coalition’s first ever national Latina’s Prosperity Summit in Washington, D.C. The summit recognized leading Latinas in business and government, with a focus on how Latinas can grow and scale their businesses, from procurement opportunities… Read More

Mastercard partnered with the Congressional Hispanic Caucus

Washington D.C. | September 10-11, 2019

Mastercard was a proud panelist and sponsor at this year’s Leadership Conference and Awards Gala presented by the Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute (CHCI). At this year’s CHCI Leadership Conference, Mastercard participated as a panelist in the conference’s luncheon plenary session… Read More

Mastercard at the 50th Annual APRI National Education Conference

Bloomington, MN | August 7-11, 2019

Mastercard was proud to co-sponsor the 50th Annual National Education Conference of the A. Philip Randolph Institute’s (APRI). APRI is the senior constituency group of the American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO), with 96 chapters in… Read More

2019 National Urban League Conference

Indianapolis, IN | July 24-27, 2019

Mastercard was a sponsor of the 2019 National Urban League Conference in Indianapolis, Indiana from July 24-27, 2019. This year’s conference, titled Getting 2 Equal: United Not Divided, gathered political, business, and community leaders from across the nation to share… Read More

Master Your Card at the Competitive Edge Conference

New York, N.Y. | July 23, 2019

Presented by The New York City Hispanic Chamber of Commerce

Master Your Card was proud to present at the 25th annual Competitive Edge Conference in New York, which brought together the region’s minority and women-owned business enterprises, service-disabled veteran-owned businesses, and other small business owners from the area with decision-makers… Read More

Mastercard at the launch of Project Destined in Los Angeles

Los Angeles, CA | July 18-20, 2019

Mastercard was proud to co-sponsor the Los Angeles launch of non-profit Project Destined, which offers a real estate-based education program focused on empowering underserved communities through training in financial literacy, total health and leadership development. In addition to its newest… Read More

Master Your Card at 2nd Annual NFTE Teacher Summit

Chicago, IL | June 15-18, 2019

Presented by Network for Teaching and Entrepreneurship

Master Your Card is proud to participate in the 2nd Annual Network for Teaching and Entrepreneurship (NFTE) Teacher Summit, a gathering of educators from around the country who are passionate about activating the entrepreneurial mindset in their students.  As part… Read More

MYC/EVERFI Financial Education For Teens

Mott Hall V, Bronx, NY | June 11, 2019

Presented by Master Your Card and EVERFI

Master Your Card joined educators, special guests, and 45 high school students at Mott Hall V in the Bronx who recently completed an interactive, digital financial education program aimed at empowering students to make smart financial decisions. Students and guests… Read More


New York, N.Y. | April 15, 2019

We attended the kick-off event for the Operation HOPE “Powering Women Entrepreneurs” initiative in New York. Through Mastercard’s ongoing partnership with Operation HOPE, an organization aimed at disrupting poverty and empowering inclusion for low and moderate-income youth and adults, our… Read More


New York, N.Y. | April 13, 2019

Master Your Card (MYC) was a proud participant at the 2019 Bronx Financial Literacy Forum hosted by Phipps Neighborhoods. Phipps Neighborhoods is dedicated to helping children, youth and families in low-income communities rise above poverty. More than 50 members of… Read More


New York, N.Y. & St. Louis, Mo. | April 10 & 25, 2019

To help prepare our employees for Volunteer Days of Service, Mastercard hosted training sessions for employees in their Purchase, N.Y., and O’Fallon, Mo., offices in April with EVERFI, our partner in providing innovative, digital financial education to schools. On April… Read More