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FINANCIAL LITERACY UPDATE

posted Jan 31, 2014, 11:36 AM by Leah Gillen   [ updated Aug 15, 2014, 3:05 PM ]
We are off to a fantastic start with our financial literacy classes at The Next Door's Freedom Recovery Center. We are offering a short winter session and another, longer session in the summer months. Our financial literacy calendar is below - email leah@dodddrennan.com to add your name to the list!
 

MUSIC CITY AFWA 2014 FINANCIAL LITERACY CALENDAR

SESSION ONE – We will provide basic budgeting and savings tools; we will also refer residents to free tax prep providers and offer tips on how to get the most out of their refunds

January 9, 2014

Money Matters: How to Keep Track of Your Money (PART I)

Leader: Leah Gillen

Assist: Jessica Black

Assist: email leah@dodddrennan.com to volunteer Today!

 

February 6, 2014

Pay Yourself First: Why you should Save, Save, Save (PART I)

Leader: Denisa Jones

Assist: Adelaide Ness

Assist: email leah@dodddrennan.com to volunteer Today!

February 20, 2014

Pay Yourself First: Why you should Save, Save, Save (PART II)

Leader: Denisa Jones

Assist: Alice Kelly

Assist: email leah@dodddrennan.com to volunteer Today!

SESSION TWO – We will review the tools taught in the spring classes and begin providing advice on how to understand and repair damaged credit; we will also begin teaching them how to raise their children to be financially responsible

June 5, 2014

Teaching your kids to be financially responsible

Leader: Cara Aaron

Assist: Michelle Valentino

Assist: email leah@dodddrennan.com to volunteer Today!

June 19, 2014

Review of previous budgeting and savings sessions

Leader: Michelle Valentino

Assist: Cara Aaron

Assist: email leah@dodddrennan.com to volunteer Today!

July 3, 2014

To Your Credit: How Your Credit History Affects Your Credit Future (Part I)

Leader: Jessica Black

Assist: VOLUNTEER NEEDED!

Assist: VOLUNTEER NEEDED!

July 17, 2014

To Your Credit: How Your Credit History Affects Your Credit Future (Part II)

Leader: VOLUNTEER NEEDED!

Assist: VOLUNTEER NEEDED!

Assist: VOLUNTEER NEEDED!

July 31, 2014

Financial Recovery: How to Recover Financially and Rebuild Your Credit (Part I)

Leader: VOLUNTEER NEEDED!

Assist: VOLUNTEER NEEDED!

Assist: VOLUNTEER NEEDED!

August 14, 2014

Financial Recovery: How to Recover Financially and Rebuild Your Credit (Part II)

Leader: VOLUNTEER NEEDED!

Assist: VOLUNTEER NEEDED!

Assist: VOLUNTEER NEEDED!

August 28, 2014

Rescheduled due to cancellation of January 23rd class. Topic TBD

Leader: VOLUNTEER NEEDED!

Assist: VOLUNTEER NEEDED!

Assist: VOLUNTEER NEEDED!