The Youth Trust Objective
The Planwise Youth Trust is a unique opportunity for youth in New Zealand. Primarily, the Trust focuses on providing funding opportunities for students from year 7 through to year 13 and up until age 24. The Planwise Youth Trust has a primary focus to provde the vital link to fund future education, sports profession or career paths for our New Zealand you. The Youth Trust S.M.A.R.T education programmes are designed to assist youth develop essential life skills such as financial literacy, responsible attitudes towards alcohol and access to defensive driving courses funded by the Planwise Youth Trust.
On 28 February 2012, the first Financial Literacy for Youth, S.M.A.R.T Education Programme was held...Heres what some of our atttendees had to say.
•“Very informative – just right – found everything really relevant”
(Waikato University Student)
• “This was really interesting – learnt lots I didn’t know”
(College Student aged 16)
•“Top stuff – would like to know more about overdrafts – really enjoyed the presentation”
(College Student aged 17)
•“Top marks for the presentation –which was just right for me now that I am working”
(School leaver aged 20)
•“Really relevant – and it was really fun – especially the surprize prizes”
(College student aged 17)
On 25 June 2012 we held a S.M.A.R.T Education Programme, Financial Literacy for Youth at the Kingsgate Hotel in Whangarei. Heres what some of attendees had to say:-
It was good to learn about how to budget your money and the seminar didn’t take too long. Glad I came, was a good presentation.
(17 year old college student)
Very Informative and easy learning for our youth
More people need to attend these
I wish I had more teenagers to bring! Very easy to understand for their age level. Handy info packs to reflect ad practice what has been learnt.
What a great idea for teenagers, this should be implemented in schools. Very informative.
It was really good
(15 year old)
It was good as man, I enjoyed the presentation, and it was interesting and seemed to go by very fast
(21 year old apprentice)
Watch this space for more information regarding the Youth Trust.
In the mean time if you would like to speak to us regarding the Youth Trust and the opportunities that are available, please do not hestitate in contacting us directly
Bruce@planwise.co.nz or Peter@planwise.co.nz