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Virtual Town Hall for Teens on COVID-19
April 23 @ 10:00 amFree
Experts to Answer Teens’ Questions About Financial Impact of COVID-19
Junior Achievement is partnering with Invest in You: Ready. Set. Grow., CNBC’s financial wellness and education initiative in partnership with Acorns, to host “Tomorrows Are More Important Than Ever: A Virtual Town Hall for America’s Teens” on April 23 at 11 am PST.
Hosted by CNBC Senior Personal Finance Correspondent Sharon Epperson, this unique interactive event will give teens across America direct access to some of the country’s most knowledgeable economists, entrepreneurs, psychologists and counselors and ask them top-of-mind questions about how to best adapt to the new normal. The panelists will offer simple, straightforward strategies to help empower participants to strive toward a bright and successful tomorrow – because tomorrows are more important than ever.
Sheila Bair, former FDIC Chair and CNBC Financial Wellness Council Member
Brian Coleman, School Counselor, and Counseling Department Chair, William Jones College Prep High School, Chicago, Illinois; and American School Counselor Association (ASCA) 2019 School Counselor of the Year
Daymond John, Founder, and CEO, FUBU; Co-star, ABC’s “Shark Tank”; and Author, Rise and Grind, The Power of Broke and Powershift
Brad Klontz, Ph.D., PsyD, CFP, Founder, Financial Psychology Institute; Associate Professor of Practice in Financial Psychology, Creighton University Heider College of Business; and CNBC Financial Wellness Council Member
Students, parents, and teachers interested in participating in the virtual town hall can learn more and register at JA.org/TownHall.