Do you have a passion for sharing your financial knowledge with others? Would you like to give back to your community in a meaningful way? Join the ranks of others who have made a difference in others’ lives and become a Master Financial Education Volunteer!
Don't worry, you don't have to be a financial whiz to volunteer.Volunteers receive a comprehensive training manual with information on budgeting, retirement planning, home buying, and many other finance topics, instruction in counseling techniques, and lists of other community resources of use to clients.
Master Financial Education Volunteers help individuals and groups reconcile debts, set goals, budget their spending, save money, organize financial records, and learn sound money management skills. Volunteers can choose to work one-on-one with individuals and/or teach money management classes to groups such as senior citizens, new immigrants, teens, residents at affordable housing complexes, and many others.
Our next training:
When: Saturdays, May 5, 12, 19, 2018 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. (must attend all days)
Where: Fairlington Community Center, 3308 S. Stafford St., Arlington, VA 22206
How: Please complete the following forms and email, fax or mail to the address below
Application Deadline: April 6, 2018
Application Fee: Cost for the training is $45 which covers the cost of supplies and lunch during the training. Applicants selected to become a Master Financial Education Volunteer can mail a check for $45 made payable to: Treasurer, Virginia Tech. Please include "MFEV training" in the memo line. Please note that all Virginia Cooperative Extension volunteers must also undergo a background check.