Press Releases

11/5/15 SC Jump$tart sends Midlands educator to Jump$tart's 2015 National Educator Conference
The SC Jump$tart Coalition selected Tecoya Brantley-Williams, government and economics teacher at Swansea High School, to attend the 2015 National Educator Conference.
1/22/11 S.C. Jump$tart Coalition awards grants to three non-profits to promote financial literacy
The South Carolina Jump$tart Coalition recently awarded grants totaling $27,000 to three non-profit organizations intent on helping promote youth financial literacy in the state
2/9/07 SC Student Loan Corporation Grants $500K to SC JumpStart Coalition
In recognition and support of the SC JumpStart Coalition's mission to improve financial literacy, the SC Student Loan Corporation provided a grant of $500,000. See the full release for details.
2/6/08 Governor's Proclamation of Financial Literacy Month/Financial Training Center Fundraising
Increasing HOPE kicks off its fundraising campaign with successful request for Governor's proclamation of April as Financial Literacy Month is successful, also leading to Charleston Mayor's proclamation and February 19 press conference