Cabell Midland High School seeking volunteers for "Reality Fair" February 25

In effort to better prepare students for their journey after graduation, Cabell Midland High School is hosting a “Reality Fair”, an interactive financial education activity for seniors, Tuesday, February 25, 2020 from 7:30 to 10:30 AM.  

Students will be learning about financial literacy through activities emphasizing the importance of education and the costs of life.  The goal is to show them life can sometimes be unpredictable and by continuing their education after high school, they will be in a better position to support themselves and future family.  Seniors are currently researching salaries, and post-high school education costs associated with attaining their desired future career.  This information will allow them to calculate a net monthly budget, to utilize for this activity.

If your business would like to host a “Life Expenses” table to share budgeting options for; housing, utilities, cell phone, internet, car payment, insurance, student loans, groceries, childcare, etc., you can submit your contact information at https://bit.ly/2RLJ16F.  The information for each table will be provided, we ask that you bring your expertise and knowledge to help advise students about the options presented.

For more information, please contact Rebekka Atkins, Academy Coordinator, by calling (304) 743-7411 or by email at [email protected]  

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