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Saturday, March 22, 2014
EBRP School Board
Instructional Resource Center

 

Program Agenda

9:15am - 9:25am

Registration and light refreshments

9:25am

Welcome and Opening Remarks
Brandon Kelly

9:30am - 10:10am

"Get Real About Money - Making Ends Meet"

An exercise to learn the difference in thinking when it comes to values and spending. A panel consisting of a current college student and a recent college graduate will discuss how life changes, the good, the bad and the ugly.

Moderator: Brandon Kelly, E Federal Credit Union

9:30am - 10:10am

"The Inside Story on Financial Aid"

TOPS, FAFSA, START Account, and Louisiana Connect
La. Office of Student Financial Assistance

Graduation Requirements and Resources Available From Your School Counselor
Stacey Dupre, EBRPS, Dir. of Counseling and Guidance

College Planning and Scholarship Opportunities
Joni Leggio, La. Education Loan Authority

The Louisiana Transfer Degree Program
Jessica Oliver, Pelican State Credit Union

11:00am - 11:10am

Break

11:10am - 11:50am

"Financial Face-Off: Meeting in the Middle"

Our focus will be the importance of being financially on the same page. We will provide avenues for parents and students to have talking points about money. The program will conclude with an end-of-the-day activity that is both interactive and fun.

Brandon Kelly, E Federal Credit Union

11:50am - 12:00pm

Closing Remarks/Q & A

Drawing for $500 Ken Uffman Memorial Scholarship
(Provided by LA Education Loan Authority. Only high school seniors are eligible to win the scholarship. Must be present to win)

Drawing for $100 VISA Gift Card
(Provided by LA Jump$tart Coalition. Only attending adults are eligible to win.)