Insufficient financial capability impacts families, communities and the economy as a whole. ILJC’s new Action Network is designed to raise awareness, create and energize literacy advocates, and encourage direct local action to improve financial education. Underlying Premises...Read More
To recognize individual achievement, support professional development and facilitate financial education, the Illinois Jump$tart Coalition is proud to provide financial support in the form of scholarships and grants for selected students, educators and institutions. In order...Read More
Established in 2004, the Illinois Jump$tart Coalition is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization and one of 49 proud State Affiliates of the National Jump$tart Coalition, which was founded in 1995 and is based in Washington, D.C.
The Mission of the Illinois Jump$tart Coalition for Personal Financial Literacy is to be a catalyst for enhancing the financial capability of young people through advocacy, collaboration and communication among key stakeholders.
We believe that all our kids deserve the knowledge and skills they’ll need to 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…