Events

2020 FINANCIAL LITERACY SYMPOSIUM
Host: Your Money Matters, LLC
Theme: 20/20 Vision For Your Finances!
Date/Time: Saturday, April 4, 2020; time TBA
Location: The Decatur Club (158 W. Prairie Ave.; Decatur, IL)
Cost: TBA
Event Type: Public but seating is limited (prior registration is required)
Registration/More Information:
Stay tuned! 

FINANCIAL STATEMENTS 101 (FOR SMALL BUSINESS OWNERS)
Host: SCORE – Decatur

Topic: Financial Statements
Date/Time: Wednesday, February 19, 2020; 10am-12pm
Location: Millikin University’s ADM Scovill Building, room TBA (1184 W. Main St.; Decatur, IL)
Cost: TBA
Event Type: Public (with prior registration)
Registration/More Information: TBA

WOMEN AND FINANCES
Host: Power In Pumps Women’s Conference
Date/Time:
Saturday, November 9, 2019; 8am-2pm
Location: 
The Decatur Club (158 W. Prairie Ave.; Decatur, IL)

THE PAST, PRESENT, AND FUTURE LUNCH-AND-LEARNS
Host: Millikin University

Topics: Debt, Budgeting, Savings, and Investing
Dates/Times: Wednesdays, October 9, October 23, and November 6, 2019; 11:30am-12:30pm
Location: 
Millikin University (1184 W. Main St.; Decatur, IL)

FAMILY FEUD – THE DPS EDITION
Host: Decatur Public School District #61

Topics: Budgeting, Debt, Needs vs Wants, Savings, Spending Habits, and more!
Dates: Multiples dates throughout September, October, and November 2019
Locations: 
Dennis Lab School, Eisenhower High School , Garfield Montessori Magnet School, Hope Academy, John Hill Magnet School, MacArthur High School, and Stephen Decatur Middle School (Decatur, IL)

FAMILY FEUD – THE RCC EDITION
Host: Richland Community College

Topics: Budgeting, Credit Cards, Saving, Student Loans, and more!
Dates: Thursday, October 17, 2019; 11:30am-1pm
Location:
 Richland Community College’s Mueller Student Center (Decatur, IL)

FAMILY FEUD – THE TORNADOS EDITION
Host: Taylorville Junior High School

Topics: Budgeting, college planning, credit cards, and more!
Dates: Wednesday, September 18 – Thursday, September 19, 2019
Location: 
Taylorville Junior High School (Taylorville, IL)

FINANCIAL FREEDOM FOR EMPLOYEES: IT’S A WIN-WIN!
Host: Decatur Area SHRM #0555
Date/Time:
Tuesday, September 10, 2019; 11:30am-1pm
Location: 
Decatur Public Library (Decatur, IL)

FAMILY FEUD: THE MU EDITION
Host: Millikin University’s EDGE Program
Date/Time:
Tuesday, August 6, 2019; 9-10:30am
Location: 
Millikin University (Decatur, IL)

YOUR MONEY MATTERS
Host: Bright Morning Star Church  
Topics
: Stewardship and Tithing
Date/Time: Monday, July 16, 2019; 6-7:30pm
Location: 
Bright Morning Star (Decatur, IL)

EARN! SAVE! SPEND!
Host: Summer Math Academy
Dates/Time:
Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays, July 9-25, 2019; 3-3:40pm
Location: 
MacArthur High School (Decatur, IL)

YOUR MONEY MATTERS
Host: Caterpillar, Inc.’s Career Pathways Program   
Topics:
Budgeting and Income Taxes
Date/Time: Friday, June 7, 2019; 11:30am-1pm
Location: 
Caterpillar, Inc. – Decatur Facility (Decatur, IL)

BUDGET YOUR CREDIT INTO SHAPE!
Hosts: NAACP and Family Community Resource Center
Topic: How to improve/repair your credit
Date/Time: Saturday, April 27, 2019; 1-3:30pm
Location: Mt. Pisgah Baptist Church (Bloomington, IL)

$ECURE…$AVE…$PEND
Hosts:
 Family Community Resource Center and the Bloomington Housing Authority
Date/Time:
 Wednesday, April 24, 2019; 9:30am-2pm

Location: Bloomington Housing Authority (Bloomington, IL)

FINANCIAL STATEMENTS 101 (FOR SMALL BUSINESS OWNERS)
Host: SCORE – Decatur
Topic: Financial Statements
Date/Time: Thursday, April 11, 2019; 6-8pm
Location: Millikin University’s ADM Scovill Building, room 211 (Decatur, IL)

PRESS MARRIAGE CONFERENCE
Host: House of Faith Church of God in Christ
Topic: Budgeting
Date/Time: Thursday, April 6, 2019; 9:30-10:30am
Location: House of Faith COGIC (Decatur, IL)

WOMEN IN BUSINESS ANNUAL CONFERENCE
Host: Millikin University
YMM Session Topic: Discovering Who I am
Date/Time: Saturday, March 2, 2019; 8am-6pm
Location: Millikin University’s Tabor School of Business (Decatur, IL)

IRON SHARPENS IRON EMPOWERMENT SHUT-IN (FOR YOUNG LADIES IN 8TH-12TH GRADE)
Host: Dr. Jarmese Sherrod
Topic: Savings
Date/Time: Saturday, February 16, 2019; 3-4pm
Location:
 NSEC Building (on Richland Community College’s campus; Decatur, IL)

WEALTH REDEFINED
Host: Kingdom Come Ministries – Tampa

Topic: Wealth Redefined
Date/Time: Sunday, January 27, 2019; 11am
Location: 
Kingdom Come Ministries – Tampa (Tampa, FL)

FINANCIAL FREEDOM
Host: Kingdom Come Ministries – Decatur

Topics: Stewardship and Debt (part 3 and 4)
Date/Time: Saturdays, December 1 and 29, 2018; 11:15am-12:15pm
Location: 
Kingdom Come Ministries – Decatur (Decatur, IL)

WOMEN AND FINANCES
Host:
Power In Pumps Women’s Conference
Date/Time:
Saturday, November 10, 2018; 8am-4pm
Location: 
The Decatur Club (Decatur, IL)

FINANCIAL FREEDOM
Host: Kingdom Come Ministries – Decatur

Topics: Stewardship, Tithes, and Offerings (part 2)
Date/Time: Saturday, October 27, 2018; 2:30-3:30pm
Location: 
Kingdom Come Ministries – Decatur (Decatur, IL)

FINANCIAL LITERACY FOR TEENS
Host: Decatur Public School District #61

Topics: Budgeting, Savings, Spending Habits, and more!
Dates: Multiples dates throughout October 2018
Locations: 
Garfield Montessori Magnet School, Stephen Decatur Middle School, Thomas Jefferson Middle School, Eisenhower High School, and MacArthur High School (Decatur, IL)
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FINANCIAL FREEDOM
Host: Kingdom Come Ministries – Decatur

Topics: Stewardship, Tithes, and Offerings
Date/Time: 
Saturday, September 22, 2018; 2:30-3:30pm
Location: 
Kingdom Come Ministries – Decatur (Decatur, IL)

RENTER’S WORKSHOP
Host: City of Decatur’s Economic Development and Community Investment Corporation of Decatur (CICD)
Date/Time: Thursday, August 16, 2018; 11am-12pm
Location: The Belvedere Centre Plaza (Decatur, IL)

PERSONAL FINANCES: THE COLLEGE EDITION
Host: The GSI Group
Date/Time: Wednesday, August 8, 2018; 11am-12pm
Location: 
The GSI Group (Assumption, IL)

FAMILY FEUD: THE MU EDITION
Host: Millikin University’s EDGE Program
Date/Time:
Tuesday, July 31, 2018; 9:30-10:30am
Location: 
Millikin University (Decatur, IL)

“NUMBERS BY THE DECK” TRIVIA
Host: Caterpillar, Inc.’s Career Pathways Program   
Date/Time:
Monday, July 30, 2018; 11am-12pm
Location: 
Caterpillar, Inc. – Decatur Facility (Decatur, IL)

BUDGETING 101
Host:
Caterpillar, Inc.’s Career Pathways Program  
Date/Time: Thursday, June 14, 2018; 9:30-10:30am
Location: 
Caterpillar, Inc. – Decatur Facility (Decatur, IL)

FINANCIAL FREEDOM 101
Co-Host:
 Millikin University’s Tabor School of Business

Date/Time: Sunday, April 22, 2018; 3-5pm
Location: ADM-Scovill Building, Room #109 (Decatur, IL)

$ECURE…$AVE…$PEND
Hosts:
 Family Community Resource Center and the Bloomington Housing Authority
Date/Time:
 Thursday, April 5, 2018; 1-3:30pm

Location: Bloomington Housing Authority (Bloomington, IL)

MONEY BINGO

Host: Girl Scouts Troop #3001
Date/Time:
 Saturday, February 24, 2018; 11am-12pm

Location: 321 E. Leafland Ave. (Decatur, IL)

FINANCIAL FREEDOM
Host: Kingdom Come Ministries – Tampa
Topics: Tithes, Offerings, God’s Financial Plan for Us, and the Burden of Debt
Date/Time: Saturday, December 8, 2017; 1-3pm
Location: 
912 E. Fairbanks St. (Tampa, FL)

FLIP-FLOP YOUR FINANCES
Host: Power In Pumps Women’s Conference
Date/Time:
Saturday, November 11, 2017; 8am-4pm
Location: 
The Decatur Club (Decatur, IL)

TITHING MATTERS
Host: Mt. Pisgah Baptist Church

Date/Time: Sunday, June 4, 2017; 3-5pm
Location: Mt. Pisgah Baptist Church (Bloomington, IL)

FINANCIAL FREEDOM
Host: Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.
Date/Time:
Saturday, April 22, 2017; 8:30am-12:30pm

Location: Scovill Zoo Education Center (Decatur, IL)

FINANCIAL EMPOWERMENT CONFERENCE
Host: Family Community Resource Center
Date/Time:
 Saturday, February 25, 2017; 10am-2pm

Location: Mt. Pisgah Baptist Church (Bloomington, IL)

BUDGETING FOR LIFE
Host: Richland Community College
Dates/Times:
Thursdays, February 9, 16, and 23, 2017; 6-7:30pm

Location: Richland Community College, Fairview Park Plaza (Decatur, IL)

COOKIE PALOOZA: MONEY BINGO
Host: Girl Scouts of Central Illinois
Date/Time: Saturday, January 21, 2017; 7-11pm
Location: Decatur Family YMCA (Decatur, IL)