Metro Bank understands the importance of teaching kids and teens money smarts. That is why we offer Metro Money Sense, a FREE financial education program for students in grades K-12. Our trained bank instructors are available to visit your classroom or community center to teach valuable lessons to your students or members. Click here for more information and to view our lessons.
Now - March 14, 2014
The Cash for College Scholarship recognizes and rewards three graduating high school seniors who have demonstrated an exceptional commitment to their local communities through volunteer service. Graduating seniors who reside within the bank’s service area of Berks, Cumberland, Dauphin, Lancaster, Lebanon and York counties are eligible. The Cash for College Scholarship is part of Metro Bank’s overall commitment to bettering our community through the Metro Cares program. Complete requirements and application instructions are detailed on the application. Click here to learn more about the Cash for College Scholarship program.
April 11, 2014
On National Teach Children to Save Day, Metro Money Sense instructors teach thousands of local kindergarten and first grade students the importance of saving. At Metro Bank we expand the celebration by teaching children our Intro to Money and Savings lesson throughout the week! Registration for National Teach is open now – March 10! Click here to register.
May 12 – May 18, 2014
Would you like a Metro Bank Executive to read to your second or third grade students? Executive Reading Week, our kickoff to the Reading Rocks! program, is an opportunity to have one of our executives visit a classroom, read a book about financial education and donate the book to the school or classroom’s library. Each child will also receive a “Reading Rocks” brochure. If you would like to have a Metro Bank Executive read to a classroom, please contact us today!
May 12 – September 30, 2014
Metro Bank’s Reading Rocks! Summer Reading Challenge encourages kids to keep their reading skills sharp during the summer and also helps them earn while they learn! Metro Bank will pay $10 to children who read 10 books and complete a Reading Rocks! brochure. Please see a Reading Rocks! brochure for complete eligibility details. Brochures are available May through September at participating libraries and all Metro Bank locations. Click here for more information!
Metro Bank participates annually in Get Smart About Credit Day by visiting local junior and senior high school classrooms. Through our Getting Smart About Credit lesson, teens will learn the difference between simple and compound interest, what a FICO score is and how to use credit responsibly. Please contact us to schedule a lesson today!
For more information about any of our Education Programs, contact us.
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