Financial Literacy Volunteer


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Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

1834 Emerson Ave N.Minneapolis, MN 55411

About

Volunteer Purpose:

To facilitate learning about basic financial knowledge to adults including: Budgeting to Create Savings, Building Assets and Reducing Debt, Building Good Credit, Consumer Protection and about Financial Institutions.

Key Responsibilities:

For 1 class:

  • Become an expert on one of the 4 Cornerstones of Financial Literacy and teach that class
  • Utilize predesigned curriculum to teach the class

For full 4 Cornerstones session:

· Be knowledgeable on each of the 4 Cornerstones of Financial Literacy and teach a full session

· Utilize predesigned curriculum to teach the class

Qualifications:

  • Strong communication skills; public speaking experience is a plus
  • Ability to engage with a diverse group of students and staff
  • Knowledge of working with adult learners
  • Understanding of personal finances
  • Knowledge of PowerPoint, or an ability to learn
  • Willingness to learn from Financial Coaches and students

Time Commitment:

For 1 class: 3 hours once every other month. Either during the daytime class (The first two Tuesday & Wednesdays of every other month from 10:00 - 1:00) or the evening class (The first four Wednesdays of every other month from 6:00 - 9:00)

For full Class: Four 3 hour sessions, 1 - 2 times per year. Either during the daytime class (The first two Tuesday & Wednesdays of every other month from 10:00 - 1:00) or the evening class (The first four Wednesdays of every other month from 6:00 - 9:00)

Location:

For day class: 1101 West Broadway Ave., Minneapolis MN

For evening class: 1834 Emerson Ave. North, Minneapolis, MN

Training provided:

General orientation to EMERGE and to 4 Cornerstones will be provided by staff. Volunteers will be required to attend a 4 Cornerstones class to understand how it is taught.

Notes: One of the Financial Coaches will be on hand while the volunteers teach. A meal will be provided for each class.

Skills

  • Teaching / Instruction
  • Financial Literacy

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Orientation or Training
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