Earn and Learn: An Economic and Civic Literacy Service-Learning Partnership

This partnership between the Program in Education, the Service Learning Program, and the Durham community is designed to increase the financial planning and decision-making skills of Durham residents and Duke students through academic learning and service focused on economic literacy. Through free tax preparation services and basic finance workshops, students enrolled in course EDUC 170S Economic and Civic Literacy will bring fiscal strategies to families and youth in the community.

Funding Agency

  • State Farm Youth Advisory Board

Amount Awarded

  • $48,937

Investigators

  • Kathy Sikes (Program in Education)
  • David Malone (Program in Education)