VISA Financial Football is played by 11th and 12th graders at Albuquerque High School while
their coaches, State Treasurer James Lewis, Attorney General Hector Balderas, and
former Denver Bronco Joel Dreessen, stand by ready to assist.
WHAT WE DO:
The New Mexico Jump$tart Coalition is a non-profit organization comprises businesses, individuals, financial institutions, tribal entities, K-12 schools, higher education campuses, and government and non-profit agencies that believe basic personal financial literacy is an essential skill for all New Mexicans. The coalition works to educate and empower youth and young adults with information and resources necessary to make informed financial decisions.
WHAT WE OFFER:
The member organizations serve a wide variety of individuals in New Mexico. The coalition exists to help the public connect with financial education resources, as well as to help service providers hone their skills and find financial education resources for the audiences they serve.
The New Mexico Jump$tart Coalition is a venue to share best practices while helping organizations partner to best utilize their resources. Collaboration is the driving force. Each member is vital to the success of the coalition outreach efforts.
By working together, the coalition helps raise awareness of the importance of financial education as a critical issue for New Mexicans.
Adrian Trujillo, President
New Mexico Jump$tart Coalition
Jump$tart Coalition for Personal Financial Literacy