WHAT WE DO:
The Oklahoma Jump$tart Coalition is a nonprofit organization comprised of businesses, individuals, financial institutions, tribal entities, K-12 schools, higher education campuses and government and non-profit agencies who believe that basic personal financial literacy is an essential skills for all Oklahomans. We work collectively to educate and empower youth and adults with information and resources necessary to make informed financial decisions.
WHAT WE OFFER:
Our member organizations serve a wide variety of individuals in our state. Some focus on financial education programming for youth; others concentrate on higher education; while others serve senior citizens. Membership in our Coalition is open to any individual or organization who is a stakeholder in financial education, whatever the age group, background or need of the group they serve. We exist to help the public connect with financial education resources, as well as help service providers hone their skills and find financial education resources for the audiences they serve.
We see ourselves as a venue to share best practices while helping organizations partner to best utilize their resources. Collaboration is our driving force. Each member is vital to the success of our Coalition’s outreach efforts.
By working together, our Coalition helps raise awareness of the importance of financial education as a critical issue for Oklahomans.
Melissa Neal, President Oklahoma Jump$tart Coalition
Jump$tart Coalition for Personal Financial Literacy