Volunteer now to take part in a one-time "Mad Money" simulation to teach money management skills to 300 Ithaca High School seniors on February 7th, 2020 from 1:00 pm-3:10 pm. Around 95 volunteers are needed to play the roles of 'Mad Money Merchants' and 'Mad Money Guides' in this educational event.
Mad City Money™ gives youth a taste of the real world - complete with occupation, salary, spouse, student loan debt, credit card debt, and medical insurance payments. Students gain practical experience in developing and maintaining a budget as they balance income and expenses, empowering them to be proactive about their financial future. The curriculum can be offered in two formats: a two-hour hands-on simulation or a workshop designed for classroom delivery.
Mad City Money Merchant:
Entice student shoppers with both the necessities of life and the latest, greatest in consumer goods
Mad City Money Guide:
Help ensure a smooth-running event
The following training options are available:
We can schedule in-person trainings for groups of 5 or more.
Ithaca High School
1401 N. Cayuga Street
Ithaca, NY 14850
Last updated January 14, 2020