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About Us

The Virginia Jump$tart Coalition is a nonprofit, volunteer-driven organization representing more than 100 individuals and organizations in business, government, association/nonprofit and education who have joined together to improve the financial literacy of Virginians.

Virginia Jump$tart Coalition's goals:

  • Continually assess the level of financial literacy in Virginia using available surveys and testing of student performance.
  • Develop and maintain a clearinghouse of personal financial resources, statewide bureau of contacts and speakers available for training and information on personal financial literacy.
  • Serve as a resource for the state legislature to assess effectiveness of pertinent legislation.
  • Build awareness of and promote support for the need for personal finance education.