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4/9/07 April is Financial Literacy Month in Kentucky
The Kentucky Jump$tart Coalition for Personal Financial Literacy is celebrating Financial Literacy Month this April by promoting free events for the public. This marks the third year the Kentucky Jump$tart Coalition has petitioned the governor to have April dedicated to financial literacy.
 
4/17/08 April Declared Financial Literacy Month in Kentucky
The Kentucky Jump$tart Coalition for Personal Financial Literacy petitioned Governor Steve Beshear to proclaim April as Financial Literacy Month in Kentucky.
 
2/23/09 Kentucky Jump$tart Supports America Saves Week 2009
Kentucky Jump$tart supports America Saves Week, Feb. 22 through March 1, 2009, by providing information to educators and through partner activities.
 
4/3/09 April Declared Financial Literacy Month in Kentucky

The Kentucky Jump$tart Coalition for Personal Financial Literacy® is celebrating Financial Literacy Month this April by promoting free events for the public. This marks the fifth year the Kentucky Jump$tart Coalition has petitioned the governor to have April dedicated to financial literacy.

4/6/10         April Declared Financial Litracy Month in Kentucky
The Kentucky Jump$tart Coalition for Personal Financial Literacy® is celebrating Financial Literacy Month this April by promoting free events for the public. This marks the sixth year the Kentucky Jump$tart Coalition has petitioned the governor to have April dedicated to financial literacy.

11/9/10       Jumpstart Teacher of the Year Awarded for 2010
The Kentucky Jump$tart Coalition for Personal Financial Literacy awards Southern Madison High School Teacher, Jennifer Allen.

Teacher Awarded

2/21/11        Kentucky Jump$tart Supports Kentucky Saves Week
The Kentucky Jump$tart Coalition for Personal Financial Literacy supports tips on saving money, wise budgeting and investing.  This is known as Kentucky Saves Week, and although it takes place for one week a year, we promote supporting this lifestyle on a daily basis.

10/11/12     Kentucky Jump$tart Names 2012 Financial Literacy Teachers of the Year
The Kentucky Jump$tart Coalition honored three teachers who have done an exceptional job of teaching financial literacy concepts to their students.

2/26/13      Kentucky Jump$tart Announces Poster Winners

The Kentucky Jump$tart Coalition for Personal Literacy awards three students for "Plant Your Future!" posters as a part of the Kentucky Saves Week Celebration in the Capitol Rotunda.