Members 1st of NJ, Bay Atlantic and Thunderbolt Area FCU Bring the Reality Fair Program Back to Bridgeton High School

BRIDGETON, N.J. – Members 1st of NJ, Bay Atlantic and Thunderbolt Area FCU brought the Reality Fair program to Bridgeton High School on Thursday, reaching 175 students. This is the seventh Fair the credit unions have hosted at the school over the past few years. 

BridgetonThe students met in the school’s gym where they used customized budget worksheets to make financial choices while visiting the lifestyle booths.

With a little help from credit union volunteers from sponsoring credit unions Members 1st of NJ FCU, Bay Atlantic FCU, and Thunderbolt Area FCU, area credit unions (Campbell EFCU, Credit Union of New Jersey, Deepwater Industries FCU, and Jersey Shore FCU) the League, and school staff, students made life choices, filling out their budget worksheets, then sitting down with financial counselors to go over the experience.

Interested in becoming a volunteer? Email Marissa Anema at manema@njcul.org for more information. Dates of upcoming Fairs are below: 

December 18, 2018 –  Manchester High School Sponsored by the Foundation (Manchester)

December 20, 2018 – Howard M. Phifer Middle School Sponsored by South Jersey FCU (Pennsauken)
 

January 16, 2019 – Mary E. Volz Middle School Sponsored by South Jersey FCU (Runnemede)

January 23, 2019 – Woodstown High School Sponsored by Members 1st of NJ FCU (Woodstown)
 

March 13, 2019 – Pitman Middle School Sponsored by ABCO FCU (Pitman)

March 20, 2019 – Millville Memorial High School Sponsored by Members 1st of NJ FCU (Millville)
 

March 27, 2019 – Millville Senior High School Sponsored by Thunderbolt Area FCU (Millville)

April 3, 2019 – Holy Spirit High School Sponsored by Jersey Shore FCU (Absecon)
 

April 12, 2019 – Rutgers University Sponsored by Rutgers FCU (Busch Campus)

April 16, 2019 – Veteran's Memorial Intermediate School Sponsored by Members 1st of NJ FCU (Vineland)
 

May 22, 2019 – Woodstown High School Sponsored by Campbell EFCU (Woodstown)

June 11, 2019 – Wallace School Sponsored by Members 1st of NJ FCU (Vineland)

 

 

 

 

 

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