Bank customer deposits his first paycheck.
Young Americans Center for Financial Education
Mission: To develop the financial literacy of young people through real-life experiences and hands-on programs purposefully designed to enable them to prosper in our free enterprise system.
Vision: Colorado children grow up knowing how to earn, make and manage their money wisely.
Programs: Young AmeriTowne (free enterprise for 27,000 5th graders), International Towne (global economics for 10,000 middle school students), YouthBiz (Entrepreneurship for 1,000 low-income students).
5th grade accountant from a low-income school.