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You’re Invited: Illinois Jump$tart Spring Event!

Posted by on Apr 8, 2015 in News | Comments Off on You’re Invited: Illinois Jump$tart Spring Event!

You’re Invited: Illinois Jump$tart Spring Event!

We are excited about this year’s Spring Event at Prairie State College! Our special keynote speaker will be Joseph Schorer, followed by our first ever panel discussion. Click here to download a flyer. Space is limited, so reserve your spot today. Hope to see YOU...

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1st Annual Empowerment Summit is a Hit!

Posted by on Jul 30, 2014 in News | Comments Off on 1st Annual Empowerment Summit is a Hit!

The inaugural ANFE Summit is in the books! Our thanks to all of the participants, presenters, exhibitors, sponsors and volunteers who helped to make this event a great success! Work is underway to summarize and disseminate all of the information, materials and images from the summit. In the meantime, here’s a sneak peek at the first generation of Network...

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ILJC to Host Empowerment Summit

Posted by on Apr 25, 2014 in News | Comments Off on ILJC to Host Empowerment Summit

ILJC to Host Empowerment Summit

Launching in July 2014, ILJC’s new Action Network for Financial Empowerment will bring youth services professionals from around Illinois, together with the most innovative concepts and informed voices in financial education for a summit at the Chicago Fed. The goal is to establish a new network of like minded advocates, working in different ways and different places, to accomplish a common objective: giving more young people the tools they’ll need to build secure, comfortable and productive lives....

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America Saves Week is Coming Up

Posted by on Feb 19, 2014 in News | Comments Off on America Saves Week is Coming Up

The Illinois Jump$tart Coalition is a proud supporter of America Saves Week. And it’s coming up next week. If saving money is wrong, I don’t want to be right! – William Shatner What’s America Saves Week? America Saves Week is coordinated by America Saves and the American Savings Education Council. Started in 2007, the Week is an annual opportunity for organizations to promote good savings behavior and a chance for individuals to assess their own saving status. Click here to take the pledge...

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Happy Holidays!

Posted by on Dec 18, 2013 in News | Comments Off on Happy Holidays!

Happy Holidays!

Help us make a difference… We believe that all kids should have the financial knowledge and skills necessary to build secure, comfortable lives for themselves and their families. Illinois Jump$tart is an all-volunteer non-profit coalition working to enhance the financial capability of Illinois youth. Our work is made possible through the financial support and engagement of organizations and individuals like you. Tax deductible contributions support: Educator & student scholarships Financial education library grants E-newsletters & online resources Education & networking...

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Hello world!

Posted by on Oct 18, 2013 in News | Comments Off on Hello world!

We’re excited to tell you our new website will be launching in 2014!

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