2015 Financial Literacy Summit

Laura L. Levine, President & CEO of Jump$tart Coalition for Personal Financial Literacy Denise L. Nappier, CT State Treasurer
Christopher Lee, President, CT Jump$tart 2015 CT Financial Literacy Summit Jack E. Kosakowski President & CEO, Junior Achievement USA

2015 Connecticut Financial Literacy Summit
Launches Statewide Collaboration to Boost Financial Education

Many thanks to the sponsors, speakers, workshop presenters and attendees who made the 2015 Connecticut Financial Literacy Summit on October 15 such a big success. Nearly 150 educators, parents, business people and policymakers gathered at Rentschler Field in East Hartford to begin collaborating on new ways to improve the financial education of our state’s young people. The Summit, hosted by the Connecticut Chapter of the Jump$tart Coalition in association with the State Treasurer’s Office, was the first step in this process. Here are some highlights and resources from the meeting: