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Biz Kid$
Share Financial Education Resources with Your Local Schools

Share Financial Education Resources with Your Local Schools

With deep roots in the Northwest, Biz Kid$ is a national financial literacy initiative that teaches youth about money and business. Biz Kid$ helps young people develop life skills in the areas of financial education, money management, and entrepreneurship. The GoWest Foundation is proud to support credit unions in offering Biz Kid$ to students across Arizona, Colorado, Idaho, Oregon, Washington and Wyoming.

For the 2021-2022 school year, the GoWest Foundation is offering the Biz Kid$ Program and optional Business Plan Competition for both middle and high school students.

Biz Kid$ Program Details

  • Program provides access to the Biz Kid$ toolkit including outreach materials, lesson plans, corresponding Biz Kid$ episodes, and additional financial education resources
  • 12 lessons available for middle and high school students, aligned with state standards
  • Flexible curriculum that can be offered in small units and adapted for remote learning environments
  • Resources available for students to participate in an optional Business Plan Competition

The GoWest Foundation’s 2021-2022 Biz Kid$ Program is made possible, in part, by support from the National Credit Union Foundation.




  If your credit union or school is interested in learning more, or ready to sign up for participation in the Biz Kid$ Program, sign up here.

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Biz Kid$ Toolkit

Biz Kid$ Toolkit

Looking for information on the lesson plans, competition details, partner requirements, and more? Click below to access the Biz Kid$ Business Plan Toolkit for teachers and credit unions.

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