1901 W. Florida St.
Greensboro, NC 27403
The Economic Literacy Summer Series sponsored by Greensboro Municipal Federal Credit Union is next up with Economy, Jr. as part of ReBuildUp’s Jobs Course at Vance Chavis Library Thursday, July 24th 6:00-7:30pm FREE for area teens.
ReBuildUp’s Jobs Course has participants play Economy, Jr., an Economic Literacy game, and Pitch Drill, a fast paced business plan and pitching contest. Pitch Drill will be played the following Thursday, July 31st at Vance Chavis Library.
Vance Chavis Branch
900 S. Benbow Road
Greensboro, NC 27406
Thanks to the News & Record for printing a letter to the editor about our Economy, Jr. program at Greensboro Public Library branches this summer in their Saturday, July 19th newspaper issue. Here’s an excerpt of the letter:
Financial literacy can shape young futures
“Thanks for your July 14 front-page article: “An Education in Money.” The Greensboro Public Library is holding several “Economy Jr.” financial and business literacy events at area branches this July and August. The business literacy part is especially important with the recent Rupe Foundation study on Millennials, finding that 55 percent of them showing an interest in launching their own businesses some day…” – Click Here to Read the Rest