Professional Development Workshop: Youth Financial Empowerment

Financial Education and Asset Building for SF Youth

Program: San Francisco Youth Financial Empowerment
Date/Time: August 31st (Wed), 2:00 pm-4:00 pm (Networking from 4:00 pm-4:30 pm)
Location: Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco

The Financial Education Network (FEN-SF) will be hosting our next Professional Development workshop on Youth Financial Empowerment Resources in San Francisco. Come learn about the current state of financial education and asset building opportunities for youth. We will be discussing current trends, opportunities, and challenges facing the youth financial empowerment field. FEN-SF will also be showcasing San Francisco resources being provided in grades K-12, as well as nationally recognized programs and services being offered by local community based organizations.

This workshop is appropriate for practitioners interested in learning how to connect their youth and families with resources to help them save for higher education and learn strong financial management skills. We will be highlighting services ranging from matched savings accounts, prize linked savings, experiential learning methods and much more!

Panelists

  • Margaret Libby – Executive Director, Mission SF Community Financial Center
  • Devon Trux – District Manager, Junior Achievement of Northern California
  • Emily Parris – Program Manager, Banking on Our Future, Operation HOPE
  • Tatiana Siegenthaler – Senior Financial Services Associate, EARN

Space is limited so please REGISTER TODAY. The deadline for registration is August 24th. The event is free but registration is required. Please feel free to invite colleagues or pass this announcement on to others that may be interested. For more information please contact FEN-SF co-chair Marco.Chavarin@sfgov.org.

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