Financial Literacy

About

"Money can't buy happiness, but it can worsen if you do not learn to manage it."

   

In this activity, we will connect you with a college student who needs guidance in finance concepts. You will be talking with the student over the phone on topics we suggest.


You need to do 13 phone calls in 17 days and cover one session in each call. Each call will be 45 mins and you can cover only 1 session a day.


We will share you a handbook which will have complete curriculum for doing this program.


Some sample topics are banking, savings, deposits, and much more.

Who is Eligible?

Working Professionals, People with Work Experience

Time Commitment

Start Date

End Date

Call Timing

Beneficiary

College Students



Who is Eligible?

Working Professionals, People with Work Experience

Time Commitment

45 Mins per call

Start Date

16-August-2021

End Date

01-September-2021

Call Timing

7 PM IST

(Flexible)

Beneficiary

College Students



Topics

Here are the topics you will be speaking about in the sessions. We will include these topics in the handbook along with talking pointers.
Introduction to Financial Literacy The Art of BudgettingBanking and Services
 Online Banking Savings/InvestmentsBeing prepared for emergency
 Fun dayCredit CardInterest and Interest Rate
 TaxStaying out of Financial trouble Consumer Awareness

How it works?

​Sign up to Volunteer Now

Sign Up

Fill in the sign-up form and show your interest for the activity.

Orientation

We will conduct an orientation about the activity. We will share you the meeting link and details as soon as you signup. Attending orientation is mandatory to be a part of this program.

Student Tagging

Post orientation, we will share your Student details to whom you will teach. We will also share you the 'Volunteer handbook' link which has the topics for daily calls. You need to follow these topics and guidelines during your call.

Happy Teaching

Conduct the sessions in the scheduled timing and help your student learn the basic finance concepts.

Mark Attendance

After every call, mark your attendance and your feedback in our attendance tracker without fail.

Get Volunteering Certificate

Complete the program entirely and make yourself eligible for a volunteering certificate. This is a small token of appreciation from our end for your volunteering efforts.

Frequently Asked Questions

What is financial Literacy virtual volunteering program?

It is a virtual volunteering activity where volunteers educate college students on handling money. Volunteers speak on topics we give with the beneficiaries over the phone and guide them. 

Why this program?

There are many students who lack financial skills. This activity aims to teach such students about personal finance. 

Who will I be talking with?

You will be talking with Team Everest scholarship students, who may be from first, second, or third year of their graduation.

Can I call the beneficiary at any time?

We suggest you to call at  7 PM IST every day. In case if you are busy on some of the days, you can fix a convenient time after speaking with your beneficiary and finish the calls.

Can I do the session during some other time in a day?

We suggest you to do the session at 7 pm every day.


In case if you aren't available at that time, you can fix a convenient time after speaking with your beneficiary. Try to keep it at the same time every day till the program gets over.

Is there any volunteer orientation for this program?

Yes, we conduct an 1-hour volunteer orientation for this program. It is mandatory to attend orientation to be part of this program.

How can I attend the volunteer orientation?

We will email you the link and timing of the orientation webinar once you signup for this program.

Do you share any material or curriculum to do this program?

Yes, we will share a volunteer handbook once you attend the orientation webinar. The handbook has all the program content which you can use for your daily call.

What kind of topics I will have to discuss with the student?

You will have to speak on topics like Banking, Savings, etc.

Where can I mark the attendance?

The link to mark the attendance will be mailed to you once you attend the orientation program.

Do you provide a certificate for volunteering in this activity?

Yes, we will send you an e-certificate once you successfully complete this program.

What if I cannot continue volunteering for this program in-between?

Kindly notify us via mail us at volunteer at teameverest dot ngo    

I have a query regarding this activity. How can I get in touch with the support team?

We are happy to help you. You can mail us at volunteer at teameverest dot ngo

Signup Closed

We have got enough volunteers for this initiative.


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