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First Horizon Bank Partners with Schools to Teach Kids to Save

April 26th, 2022 · Leave a Comment

First Horizon Bank joins the American Bankers Association (ABA) to continue 25 years of Teach Children to Save Day on April 28 by teaching elementary and middle school students good saving habits.

Through partnerships with local schools and youth organizations, employees of First Horizon Bank will be hosting ‘Teach Children to Save’ events utilizing ABA curriculum. North Florida First Horizon Bank will be attending KIPP Impact Middle School on April 29 from 8 a.m. to noon.

“Establishing financial literacy is key to creating a positive relationship with money at an early age,” shared Abel Harding, North Florida Market President of First Horizon Bank. “We’ve made a promise to give back to the people in North Florida and we’re excited for this hands-on opportunity to teach the important skills of saving and financial wellness to the students at KIPP Impact Middle School.”

The American Bankers Association is a banking industry’s champion providing members with education, advocacy, tools and insights necessary to succeed. The ABA established a committee to promote teaching economics and banking in public schools. This committee have developed innovative curriculum packages with activities and lesson plans for multiple ages.

For more information on Teach Children to Save Day, visit https://www.aba.com/advocacy/community-programs/teach-children-save.

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