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About Us

The Mississippi Jump$tart Coalition seeks to improve the personal financial literacy of all Mississippians and focuses on the state's youth by promoting the teaching of personal finance skills so that individuals can make informed, responsible financial decisions.

VISION STATEMENT: Empower youth to make informed financial decisions.

VALUES STATEMENT: All youth deserve the knowledge necessary to achieve economic success.

ACTIVITIES STATEMENT: Promote awareness, provide resources, and conduct training for our stakeholders.

Objectives:

Create clearing house of financial literacy education resources.

Raise public awareness of need for financial literacy.

Enhance professional development in financial literacy.

Assist others in the promotion and delivery of financial literacy efforts.

For more information of what the coalition has in store for 2007-2008 please view our brochure under activites.