S.A.F.E Center Inc. to host Free Youth Money Camp


The S.A.F.E. Center, Inc., a non-profit organization, announces the 2022 Youth Money Camp to be held Saturday, June 25 from 8:30 am to 12 noon at the Southeast Arkansas Regional Library, Monticello Branch, 114 W. Jefferson Avenue, Monticello, AR 71655.

This FREE Youth Money Camp is offered to youth ages 13 to 18 years old. Participants will learn wealth creation principles that will include investment education and basic money management skills. Participants will be provided a creative learning environment full of fun activities. They will receive FREE snacks, special awards, and t-shirts.

The criteria for participation is the desire to learn how to create a better future for themselves and their families. Parents must register their children by Monday, June 20th. Participants will be accepted on a first-come, first-serve basis due to limited spacing.

The guest speaker is Pansy Johnson, a treasury management sales specialist from Conway, AR. Employed with Arvest Bank of Little Rock, she is a graduate of the University of Central Arkansas at Conway in public relations. She was inspired to move into the field of banking during her internship. According to Johnson, her financial philosophy is, “Stay ready so you don’t have to get ready. Save money, educate yourself and set personal financial goals. This will keep you prepared to respond to unexpected life events.”

Registration should be submitted immediately to Clarissa Pace, founder, or Dr. Chris Allen, director, by calling 870-460-9192 or email: [email protected].