Financial Education - GeneralMajor Program


Total Hours




with Local Stakeholders.



of Multistate Efforts.


Total Number

of Volunteers Engaged.

Program Indicators

Number of individuals who gained knowledge related to financial management


Number of individuals who made a sound financial decision (regarding credit, budgeting, savings, and/or debt)


Number of individuals who implemented strategies to avoid breaches in personal or financial security


Number of individuals who reported increased levels of understanding in the area: identifying estate planning strategies for the family, farming operation, or business


Dollars reported saved as a result of participating in a financial education program


Number of individuals who implemented at least one strategy to reduce expenses or manage money


Number of those who have successfully completed financial management and/or career readiness programs that will help set future goals


Number of participants who attended age-related housing, financial, and estate planning programs not identified as a “major program.”  Major age-related programs include: Keys to Embracing Again, 10 Warning Signs, and AARP Prepare to Care


Number of individuals who took action toward implementing at least one estate planning strategy in regard to the subject matter presented



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Beginning Computer Class

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