Through collaboration with non-profit organizations, school districts and the business community, Financial Mentors of America provides outcome based, comprehensive financial education, career discovery and college funding curriculum for high school and middle school students.  The curriculum has proven to be highly effective with economically disadvantaged, under served youth.

FMA’s objective is to license the highly effective, award winning Game of Real Life to educate 10,000 students by 2016 and 100,000 students by 2023.

Our co-founder was one of five individuals recognized by the Encore Organization for her commitment to making a difference in the world.  For her extraordinary contribution to society, Lorraine has won a $100,000 Purpose Prize.

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Mission

Through collaboration with non-profit organizations, school districts and the business community, Financial Mentors of America provides outcome based, comprehensive financial education, career discovery and college funding curriculum for high school and middle school students.

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Team

FMA is primarily a volunteer based organization. We have an extraordinary team of motivated individuals. Please send us an email if you are eager to join our team to make an impact in children’s lives.

 

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Program

Our program consists of several course modules and an experiential game that provides students a strong foundation in financial literacy to help them change their own lives! The experiential game provides an unforgettable “real life” experience of financial strategies – better than any textbook can provide.

Upcoming Events

July 20, 2015 – FMA Board Meeting Loraine@FinancialMentors.org

September 1, 2015 – New Volunteer Orientation – 6pm to 8pm  Alexandra@FinancialMentors.org

September 29, 2015 – Business Connections Conference – United Way. RSVP nibal@financialmentors.org

October 6, 2015 – New Volunteer  Launch (Orientation) – 6pm to 8pm Alexandra@FinancialMentors.org

October 19, 2015 – FMA Board Meeting – Loraine@FinancialMentors.org

Open Positions   

Financial Mentors of America will be recruiting Work Study students from UH, SBU and TSU.  If interested in applying for a position for fall 2015, please email resume and cover letter to Nibal@FinancialMentors.org. 

Click here to read more about PRIOR open positions.

Recent Videos

Hear what past instructors of the Game of Real Life have to say about their experience teaching the game and what impact they thought it had on the children they taught.

Listen to recent graduates talk about how the game changed their lives.