EverFi Gears Up for National Roadshow During Financial Literacy Month
Nation’s Leading Financial Education Innovator to Crisscross the Country Hosting Hundreds of Community Events to Raise Awareness About the Importance of Financial Literacy and Celebrate Partnerships Making a Difference
Washington, D.C. (March 30, 2017) – Today, EverFi, Inc., the nation’s leading education technology innovator, announced that they are gearing up to host hundreds of events during Financial Literacy Month as a part for their Financial Literacy Month Roadshow, promoting schools-based financial education partnerships they power every day nationwide. One million young people will benefit from financial education using EverFi’s courses across the country this year alone.
“Each year Financial Literacy Month provides a platform to discuss the importance of financial education, but we have an obligation to ensure these principles resonate beyond the month of April,” said Ray Martinez, Co-Founder of EverFi and President of Financial Education. “Every day in schools across the country, EverFi works with teachers and students to bring these lessons to life harnessing the power of technology. Whether it’s saving for the future or financing a student loan, it is vital that we empower all young people to prioritize financial wellness.”
Throughout the year, EverFi powers hundreds of partners and reaches thousands of young people with the goal of helping students’ understand critical financial topics. As a trusted partner and leader with nearly a decade experience providing financial education for learners of all ages, EverFi works with over 750 banks, credit unions, foundations, and insurance companies across the country powering community focused financial education.
This interactive map shows events taking place across the country during EverFi’s Financial Literacy Month Roadshow:
View Financial Literacy Month Events in a full screen map
Updates throughout the month will be posted using the hashtag #EverFiPowersFinEd and a full view of the map can be found here.
Students who completed EverFi’s financial literacy programs increased their scores on financial literacy assessments from a D average to a B+. In the critical areas of understanding and monitoring credit, and financing higher education, twice as many high school students report feeling prepared to manage their financial futures after participating in the program.
EverFi, Inc. is the education technology innovator that empowers K-12, higher education, and adult learners with the skills needed to be successful in life. Collectively, EverFi powers more than 3,300 partner organizations across all 50 states and Canada and annually reaches 6 million learners. EverFi powers community focused financial education for 750 banks, credit unions, foundations, and insurance companies across the country.
EverFi – Senior Director of Corporate Communications