Fostering Financial Literacy for Youth: Budgeting and Saving

Partnership for After School Education (PASE)(view reviews)

Tuesday, October 24, 2017, 10:30am - 1:30pm

Training Location:

PASE 120 Broadway - Suite 230
New York, NY, 10271





Age Groups:

11-14, 14-18


Training, workshop, or forum (in-person)

Training Audience:

Front-Line Staff, Site Coordinator/Program Director, Supervisor, Senior Management

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Fostering Financial Literacy for Youth: Budgeting and Saving

Fostering Financial Literacy for Youth is a four-part workshop series designed to equip afterschool program staff with the knowledge, tools and resources to teach their high-school age youth to become financially savvy and in control of their financial futures. Participants will be provided with provided financial literacy resources and lesson plans. The training includes a training of trainer session to help in transferring the information to youth. Fostering Financial Literacy for youth is funded by Morgan Stanley.

Budgeting and saving is the foundation of financial literacy. It is critical for youth to learn to structure their spending and plan for the future, to develop the discipline early in life. This workshop will help staff teach their youth to set and keep goals through budgeting and establishing priorities

  • Assessing your money values and how it affects spending
  • To understand the importance of keeping a budget to prevent overspending
  • How to develop a budget to live within your means
  • Establishing and maintaining goals for saving
  • Opening a bank account
  • Tools and tips to stay on track (ie. Budget worksheets, apps)

Coffee/tea provided. Participants are welcome to bring breakfast with them. Lunch will be provided.

Participants will receive certificates upon completion of the training

Presenter: James Gurney and Anthony Kuzma, Futures & Options
Audience: Multi-Site Director, Supervisor (Program or Site); Direct Service Staff; (Middle, High School)

Registration opens: 10/9