What It's Worth: Building More Financially
Prosperous Arkansans through Savings and Education

Registration for this event is closed.

Date:  Tuesday, Sept. 13, 2016
Time:  12-2:30 p.m. CT

Financial well-being is intrinsically linked to every aspect of a person's life, including the ability to dream and plan. Join us as we explore ways to help struggling Americans, including discussing the ideas in a new book, "What It's Worth: Strengthening the Financial Future of Families, Communities and the Nation." The book was published by the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco in partnership with the Corporation for Enterprise Development (CFED).

During this event, we will explore new ideas and promising solutions for building fiscal health to strengthen our financial future. Speakers include: 

  • Ray Boshara, Senior Adviser and Director, Center for Household Financial Stability, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis
  • Martha Kanter, Executive Director, College Promise Campaign, Heads Up America; and Distinguished Senior Fellow, Steinhardt Institute for Higher Education Policy, New York University
  • Mary Elizabeth Eldridge, Director of Programs, Ross Foundation
  • Abby Hughes Holsclaw, Director of Member Engagement, Asset Funders Network
  • Karama Neal, Chief Operating Officer, Southern Bancorp Community Partners
  • Emma Willis, Director of Financial Education and ABLE, Arkansas State Treasury

Lunch will be provided. Attendees will also receive a copy of "What It's Worth." The event is free; however, registration is required by Thursday, Sept. 8, as space is limited.

For more information, please contact Lisa Locke at 502-568-9292 or lisa.locke@stls.frb.org.