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To Blow the Whistle or Not to Blow the Whistle : That is the Question

Youth Financial Literacy will host its second annual Ethics Competition right here in Bakersfield on Tuesday, October 28 at Cafe Med from 5:30-8:30 pm. What is an ethics competition you ask? Imagine a poetry slam mixed with trivia night, throw

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Generous Donation from Junior League of Bakersfield

Recently, two board members, Michele Brown, YFL Treasurer, and Gré Clifton, had the opportunity to visit with one of Bakersfield’s most active and prestigious charitable organizations. On May 13, 2014, Junior League held their annual spring dinner meeting at the

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Awards Ceremony on Channel 23 News

  The 2014 Awards Ceremony for Youth Financial Literacy was covered by the news this year!  Great news for the program getting lots of positive attention.  I especially love the comment by the news anchors that this will probably be

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2014 Scholarship Awards Ceremony

Thursday, April 3, 2014 marked the Second Annual Youth Financial Literacy Awards Ceremony recognizing all of the students who successfully completed a 9 week course at their schools. This year’s participating schools were East Bakersfield High and Miramonte High Schools. 

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Financial Literacy Summit 2014

Today’s Financial Literacy Summit 2014 hosted an impressive lineup of panelists who gave brilliant insight and inspiration toward the promotion of financial literacy.  The Master of Ceremonies was Bill Sheedy, Executive VP, Mergers & Acquisitions and Government Relations for Visa,

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