Vermont Financial Literacy Awards and Governors Proclamation

On April 9, the Vermont Jump$tart Coalition was pleased to preside over the signing of a proclamation to declare April as Financial Literacy Month in Vermont. Governor Peter Shumlin graciously signed the proclamation and recognized the commitment demonstrated by the Vermont Jump$tart Coalition.

1st place winnerIn addition, the State Treasurer’s Office held its annual Financial Literacy Awards Ceremony in Montpelier. State Treasurer Beth Pearce recognized student accomplishments in the Reading is an Investment program and the Be Money Wise financial literacy poster contest. Both statewide programs are directed by the Treasurer’s office.

To see photos and more details of the day, visit the Vermont Treasurer’s Office website.