Bridging Your Future
Target audience: 13 – 17 year old# of Participants: 20 - 25
Focus: Introduction to Financial Literacy
Duration: two (2) days, three (3) hours each day
Goals: Introduce participants to essential financial literacy tools to assist them in reaching their future goals.
Release the Fear’s Bridging Your Future – Financial Literacy program, has been designed to teach Arizona’s youth and young adults essential financial preparation which will them reach their goals. This program was developed for youth ages 13-17 that have participated in a Release the Fear, Bridging Possibilities workshop previously and demonstrated interest in additional RTF programs.
The curriculum of the Financial Literacy program consists of several interactive games and activities that were developed in alignment with state standards; Howard Gardner’s Theory of Multiple Intelligence and the 2015 book titled, “Help! I’m Moving Out on My Own,” A guide for parents and teens.
Utilizing activities built on financial literacy introduces and connects youth to achieving their dreams; providing additional tools to assist them in making better life choices, the better opportunity they have for success. They will be inspired and empowered to continue moving towards their dreams.