10th Annual I Got Bank National Youth Essay & Art ContestFamily/Children Events
This contest is completely accessible online, including free access to the financial literacy children’s book ‘I Got Bank: What My Granddad Taught Me About Money” OneUnited Bank is sponsoring the tenth annual financial literacy contest for youth between the ages of 8 – 12 years old. Simply either write and submit a 250-word essay or create and submit an art project (PDF only).
Brett Graff is SocialMiami.com’s managing editor and has been a journalist covering money, people and power for over 20 years. Graff contributes to national media outlets including Reuters, Glamour, Harper’s Bazaar, Maxim, and the PBS show, Nightly Business Report. A former U.S. government economist, her nationally syndicated column The Home Economist is first published in The Miami Herald and then on the Tribune Content Agency, where it’s available to over 400 publications nationwide. She is broadcast weekly on two iHeartRadio news shows and is the author of “Not Buying It: Stop Overspending & Start Raising Happier, Healthier, More Successful Kids,” a parenting guide for people who might be tempted to buy their children the very obstacles they’re trying to avoid.