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Former BSU Bronco Moore, State Treasurer Crane, Jump$tart and Visa Inc. Collaborate to Rollout Financial Football
Financial Education Video Game to Help Idaho Students Score Financial Touchdowns
On Tuesday, April 2, 2013 at 10:00 a.m., Former Boise State University quarterback and current NFL free agent Kellen Moore, Idaho State Treasurer Ron Crane, Idaho Jump$tart and Visa Inc. will be at Vallivue High School in Caldwell for a statewide rollout of an educational video game and classroom curriculum called Financial Football.
The centerpiece of Visa's nationwide educational initiative with the NFL and NFL PLAYERS, Financial Football helps students and adults tackle their financial futures. The game incorporates lessons taught through Practical Money Skills for Life (www.practicalmoneyskills.com), a free, award-winning money management program. The game is accompanied by a classroom curriculum and is being distributed to every middle and high school in the state of Idaho by Treasurer Crane's office.
Kellen Moore, NFL Quarterback
The Honorable Ron Crane, Idaho State Treasurer
Todd Christensen, Chairperson, Idaho Jump$tart Coalition
Nat Sillin, Head of U.S. Financial Education, Visa Inc.
40-50 Vallivue High School Students
Former BSU Bronco Kellen Moore joins Treasurer Ron Crane, Idaho Jump$tart and Visa for the statewide rollout of Financial Football.
As part of this event Moore and Crane will coach the students in a high energy game of Financial Football.
Tuesday April 2, 2013 at 10:00 a.m.
Vallivue High School,
1407 E Homedale Rd,
Caldwell, ID 83607
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