National Financial Capability Challenge Update
2009 National Financial Capability Study
FINANCIAL FRIDAYS! Get the latest in financial literacy updates here every friday!
GWJ$ RECENT EVENTS
"The Power to Prosper" by Michelle Singletary book signing - Jan 17, 2010
1st Quarter Partners Meeting - Jan 14, 2010
Board Meeting - December 1, 2009
Jump$tart National Educator Conference - Nov. 6-8, 2009
Financial Literacy Month - Overview of the event!
Partners: We advance our partners initiatives, as a true coalition, through resource sharing on promotions, events, newsletters and our Web site.
Educators: We provide access to a vast clearinghouse of financial literacy curriculum and highly trained volunteers from our coalition members.
Teachers: We provide access to programs, games, and interactive tools to teach children the importance of learning basic financial skills.
The Greater Washington Jump$tart Coalition is a proud affiliate of the National Jump$tart Coalition for Personal Financial Literacy. The National Jump$tart Coalition, based in Washington, D.C., was first convened in 1995 and consists of over 200 organizations committed to improving the financial literacy of America's youth. For more information, visit their website at www.jumpstart.org.
The Greater Washington Jump$tart Coalition is a non-profit organization with over fifty (50) individuals and organizations representing business, not-for-profit, government and education who have joined together to improve the personal financial literacy of the Greater Washington region's youth.