Students are learning the basics of financial dignity, becoming empowered to make wise decisions from an early age with the help of HOPE Corps volunteers. This July, volunteers had the chance to visit students at P.S. 169 for a lesson on checking accounts and savings.
In this photo, students practice filling out checks with the help of their friends and the experts at First Republic Bank. With the direction of seasoned banking professionals, kids aren’t left in the dark when it comes to smart money management.