During this week campers will set their financial goals, develop a budget, learn how to use a college scholarship fund estimator, shop for a credit card, and calculate the monthly payment of their dream car.
Students will also learn about other impactful and important financial subjects, such as mortgages, FICO scores, taxes and the dangers of debt. Through simulations and hands-on activities, campers will gain a better understanding of financial pitfalls and will be able to make more informed financial decisions.
Dates & Times
June 13 – 17, 2022
12:30pm – 3:30pm
Spark Business Academy
SPARK is the financial literacy partner at over 250 public and private schools, including many of the top schools in the country and outside of the US, as well as youth organizations like Girl Scouts and Jack and Jill. SPARK also partners with employers and provides financial wellness services empowering employees to reduce financial anxiety and take control of their finances.
Before launching SPARK, Chuchi enjoyed a successful career in finance as a Director at PwC’s Financial Services Advisory practice, where he managed large-scale, multi-million dollar engagements at some of the most prominent global banks and led numerous corporate training programs for staff. Chuchi also gained experience in M&A and antitrust matters as an Associate at Economists Incorporated.
Chuchi earned an MBA with an emphasis in finance from the Georgetown University McDonough School of Business and a BA (Hons) degree in Economics from the University of West London, England. Chuchi is a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) charterholder and a Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE).
Chuchi serves as Board member and Treasurer at Empowering Enrichment, a non-profit with the mission to provide scholarships to low-income students for enrichment programs.