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Save For College Information Session (English + Arabic and Chinese translations)

November 17, 2021, 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm


Wednesday, November 17, 6:00-7:30pm

Starting this school year, families with Kindergarten students in all public schools (including participating charter schools) citywide are eligible to participate in the Save for College Program – no matter their income or immigration status! 

This information session will introduce parents and guardians to NYC Kids RISE and the fundamentals of the Save for College Program, including who is eligible, how the program works, and how they can take foundational steps (The Building Blocks) to earn more money for their child’s educational future.

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تُعد الأسر التي لديها أطفال في صف الروضة في جميع المدارس العامة (تشمل المدارس المستقلة المشاركة) على مستوى المدينة مؤهلة للمشاركة في برنامج الادخار للكلية (Save for College Program) بغض النظر عن مستوى الدخل أو وضع الهجرة الخاص بها

ستعرف هذه الجلسة الإعلامية الآباء وأولياء الأمور على مؤسسة (NYC Kids RISE) وأساسيات برنامج الادخار للكلية (Save for College Program)، بما في ذلك من هو المؤهل، وكيف يعمل البرنامج، وكيف يمكنهم اتخاذ خطوات أساسية (العناصر الأساسية) لكسب المزيد من المال لمستقبل أطفالهم التعليمي. يمكن التسجيل من خلال الرابط

从本学年开始,全市所有在公立学校(包括参与计划的特许学校)上幼儿园的儿童家庭,无论家庭收入如何或是否为移民身份,均有资格参加 Save For College 计划。

本信息大会将向家长和监护人介绍 NYC Kids RISE 和 Save For College 计划的基本信息,包括谁有资格参加、该计划如何运作,以及他们可以采取哪些基础步骤(“积木”)来为孩子的未来教育赚取更多的钱。进行注册


November 17, 2021
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
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About this calendar
  • – This calendar does not include training or professional development workshops for school staff or community stakeholders.
  • – Workshops are added to the calendar as they become available.
  • – Workshops allow participants to ask questions directly to presenters and be referred to NYC Kids RISE staff members for individual support.
  • – For support with finding the right event for you, contact us via email or phone.
  • – Recorded versions of past workshops are available on our YouTube channel.
Which workshop should you attend?

Save for College Information Session

This information session introduces parents and guardians to the NYC Kids RISE Save for College Program, including who is eligible to participate, how the Program works, and how parents or guardians can take foundational steps (Building Blocks) to earn rewards for their child’s college and career training.

Activate and View Your Child’s NYC Scholarship Account

Is your family ready to take the first foundational step in the Save for College Program? At this workshop, parents and guardians will learn how to activate and view their child’s NYC Scholarship Account (Building Block 1). Families will also learn about the other foundational steps of the Program (Building Block 2 and 3).

Choose the Right College and Career Savings Account

How can parents and guardians build on the money invested in their child’s NYC Scholarship Account? Join this workshop to learn about the college and career saving account options available for your child through the Save for College Program. Opening and connecting a savings account to your child’s NYC Scholarship Account is the second foundational step in the Program (Building Block 2).

Meet the College and Career Savings Experts

Are you looking for more information on how to save for your child’s college and career training? This interactive panel discussion will explain the college and career savings account options available through the Save for College Program. A financial counselor will provide tips and answer questions about how families can save.

My Kid is Going to College

How can parents and guardians plan ahead for their child’s college and career journey? This interactive workshop will introduce families to different types of college and career training, the cost of higher education, and available resources. Participants will learn how the Save for College Program fits into their child’s educational future and will be encouraged to share their own stories and experiences in order to learn from one another.

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