If you, or your organization, are actively engaged in promoting personal financial literacy among youth, we invite you to partner with us. If you are interested in becoming a partner visit Contact Us on this site and one of our members will get back to you as soon as possible. Aditionally, see below for other ways you may wish to "get involved"!
Tennessee Jump$tart is an all-volunteer, charitable 501(c)3, not-for-profit organization and as such, in-kind donations such as the printing of promotional materials or hosting of meetings and events are greatly appreciated. The Coalition also welcomes monetary contributions.
Organizations and individuals can make a great impact at the local level. Here are just a few ways you can make a difference:
Volunteer to work with a local school or district to provide classroom presentations or teacher support.
Incorporate personal finance within your curriculum. Personal finance has been taught successfully to students of all ages and within many core and elective subjects. For more resources, go to the Clearinghouse section of www.jumpstart.org and search according to your grade and subject.
Consider ways to incorporate personal finance education into your school’s curriculum and teacher professional development programs.
Begin teaching your child about personal finance at a young age and continue to reinforce these concepts. Encourage your local schools and teachers to incorporate money and personal finance concepts into their curriculums.