The Virginia Jump$tart Coalition for Personal Financial Literacy (Virginia Jump$tart) works to improve the financial literacy of Virginians. The goals of the Virginia JumpStart Coalition are to collaborate, educate and advocate to promote financial literacy for Virginians.
Attract and bring together financial literacy practitioners that enable Jump$tart to cultivate informative relationships and build a foundation for advocacy.
Be a resource for financial literacy information for state legislature, member organizations, financial literacy providers and Virginia educators.
Build awareness among government officials, educators and the general public of the need for financial literacy.
We hope you'll join the Virginia Jump$tart Coalition for Personal Financial Literacy for our spring networking event on Thursday, April 21, 2016 from 3:30 to 5:00 p.m. at Junior Achievement of Central Virginia! Find out what local organizations are doing to promote financial education in the state of Virginia. We would love for YOU to share as well!
Junior Achievement has also agreed to present a brief simulation. Participants will get the chance to try out a new adult identity, complete with a job, debt and maybe even some kids!
Hors d'oeuvres will be served!
Location: Junior Achievement of Central Virginia, 7217 West Broad Street, Richmond, VA 23294
Click on the link below to register or RSVP.
Join us as we work to achieve our goals to collaborate with financial literacy practitioners, provide financial education opportunities, and build awareness about the importance of financial education across the state of Virginia. As a Jump$tart member, you'll engage with a community of partners who are committed to enhancing financial literacy in Virginia and have the opportunity to:
Partner with us today!