Newark, NJ — After-School All-Stars New Jersey (ASAS NJ) is thrilled to announce a strategic partnership with Chase Bank for Financial Empowerment Night, a special event designed to provide families with essential financial knowledge and skills. This series event, hosted by ASAS NJ in collaboration with Chase Bank, underscores the commitment to holistic youth development and community support.
Date and Time: Thursday, November 30, 2023, at 5:30 pm
Location: Camden Street School, 281 Camden St, Newark, NJ 07103
Financial Empowerment Night, the first part of a series, aims to equip families from all ASAS NJ sites and the local community with insights into personal budgeting for short and long-term goals. Thanks to the partnership with Chase Bank, the event will feature financial experts who will share valuable insights and expertise. Attendees will not only gain valuable financial knowledge but also have the chance to enjoy free refreshments and win exciting prizes.
“Empowering our community's parents with essential tools for financial well-being is crucial at any stage in life. Through our workshop series, we're dedicated to providing the resources needed for informed decisions on budget management, credit building, and the creation of generational wealth," said Melissa Prashad, Vice President, Community Manager, JPMorgan Chase. "In collaboration with the Newark Board of Education and After School All Stars, this initiative signifies a powerful partnership committed to enhancing financial health and helping parents make informed choices for a more secure future." - Melissa Prashad VP of Community Banking.
"We are proud to partner with Chase Bank for Financial Empowerment Night. This collaboration allows us to bring financial experts to our community, providing families with essential tools for financial success. Together, we are committed to empowering not only our students but the entire ASAS NJ community." – Dr. Naima Ricks, Executive Director, After-School All-Stars New Jersey.
ASAS NJ invites everyone to join Financial Empowerment Night, featuring valuable insights from financial experts, courtesy of Chase Bank. This is an event that you do not want to miss.
About After-School All-Stars New Jersey
After-School All-Stars New Jersey’s mission is to provide free, comprehensive afterschool programs that keep children safe and help them succeed in school and life to over 2000 students year-round. Our goals for our All-Stars are that they grow up healthy, graduate from high school and attend college, find careers they love, and give back to their communities.
ASAS NJ provides diverse, high-quality enrichment for youth from underserved communities, expanding access to and improving the quality of educational experiences. These efforts aim to break cycles of inequality, close the opportunity gap, and reinvent what out-of-school time looks like for our students. We respond to students' evolving needs, help them create their own pathways to success, and help them transform the way they see themselves and their ability to impact the world.