How about some warm southern hospitality on a cold winter night? Join Illinois Jump$tart and Chicago Tribune columnist Gail MarksJarvis as we celebrate the inspiring students, educators and advocates who are advancing the cause of financial literacy in Illinois. RSVP today!...Read More
To recognize individual achievement, support professional development and facilitate financial education, the Illinois Jump$tart Coalition is proud to provide financial support in the form of scholarships and grants for selected students, educators and institutions. In order...Read More
Insufficient financial capability impacts families, communities and the economy as a whole. ILJC’s new Action Network for Financial Empowerment is designed to raise awareness, create and energize literacy advocates, and encourage direct local action to improve outcomes.
We believe that all of our kids deserve the knowledge and skills they’ll need to fully engage, avoid financial trouble, and build secure, comfortable and productive lives for themselves and their families.
If you agree, you and/or your organization, can help us to achieve that goal by making a tax-deductible donation to Illinois Jump$tart, or by becoming involved in one of the following ways…