SOUDERTON, Pa., April 28, 2017 – As part of its ongoing financial literacy efforts, Univest Bank and Trust Co. participated in the American Bankers Association’s Teach Children To Save Day . This national campaign, which occurs every April during financial literacy month, aims to help young people develop a savings habit early in life and encourages smarter financial choices later in life.
A dozen Univest employees are visiting 13 local schools to teach lessons about saving and budgeting, how interest makes money grow and needs versus wants in decision-making. Their classroom presentations will reach 1,400 students.
In honor of Teach Children to Save Day, Univest Bank and Trust Co. visited local schools to teach 1,400 students. Kathleen Turnure from Univest is pictured with sixth graders at St. Isidore School in Quakertown.
This national campaign, which occurs every April during financial literacy month, aims to help young people develop a savings habit early in life.
About Univest Corporation of Pennsylvania
Univest Corporation of Pennsylvania (UVSP), including its wholly-owned subsidiary, Univest Bank and Trust Co., Member FDIC, has approximately $4.2 billion in assets and $3.2 billion in assets under management and supervision through its Wealth Management lines of business. Headquartered in Souderton, Pa. and founded in 1876, the Corporation and its subsidiaries provide a full range of financial solutions for individuals, businesses, municipalities and nonprofit organizations in the Mid-Atlantic Region. Univest delivers these services through a network of more than 50 offices in southeastern Pennsylvania extending to the Lehigh Valley and Lancaster, as well as in New Jersey and Maryland and online at www.univest.net.