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Conference Sponsorship Recipients Announced

Innovative Educator Sponsorship

Visa Inc.'s Practical Money Skills is pleased to announce the recipients of the sponsorship to attend the Jump$tart Coalition National Educator Conference in Los Angeles on November 8-10, 2014.

The event organizer, Jump$tart Coalition for Personal Finance, may award additional scholarships to attend the conference. We have shared applicants' submissions who did not receive sponsorships from Practical Money Skills with Jump$tart.

Ilia Cordero
Valencia College
Orlando, FL

Rachel Lindvall
Rosebud Sioux Indian Reservation
Mission, SD

Blossoming Rose Mincey
Broadview Elementary School/Redondo Elementary School
Miramar, FL

Melissa Lopez
Region One Education Service Center's Gear
Up Partnership
Edinburg, TX

Jacqueline Prester
Mansfield High School
Mansfield, MA

La Donna Leazer
Business and Economics Academy of Milwaukee
Milwaukee, WI

Lahela Williams
Hawaiian Community Assets
Honolulu, HI

We received hundreds of submissions from educators across the country contributing to improving the financial literacy of today’s youth. Congratulations to the seven educators who will be sponsored to attend the Jump$tart Educator Conference, and deserve special accolade for their efforts.

Learn more about the conference here.

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