JA Finance park Volunteer Resources
Looking for a quick tool on budgeting or just a refresher on personal finance?
Explore our JA Basics to Budgeting and some exploration activities!
Download JA Finance Park Budgeting Activity - Printable version
Download JA Finance Park Budgeting Activity - Digital verison
(1) Life Scenario Students receive their adult life, including education, income, family, etc.
Introduction to the importance of savings
Introduction to the 22 expenses in their budget
(4) Budget Plan
Create a family, monthly budget by visiting the stores in JA Finance Park
Students shop while trying to adhere to their family budget
Pay their bills for their budget & complete steps
(7) Budget Review
Invesco Budget review
JA Finance Park Impact
93% of students saw a connection between the choices they made in JA Finance Park and the “real-world” choices they will have to make.
98% of volunteers would recommend volunteering with JA to a colleague and friend.
99% of teachers would be willing to participate in JA BizTown and JA Finance Park program again as well as recommend the programs to other teachers.
98% of teachers reported that the volunteers played a vital role in the overall success of the program.