Treasurer Mandel's Office Presents Financial Education at the Disability Network of Ohio's Solidarity 2011 Conference
COLUMBUS – Representatives of Ohio Treasurer Josh Mandel participated today in Solidarity 2011, a conference put on by the Disability Network of Ohio. During the conference the Ohio Treasury’s Community Education Department provided a personal budgeting presentation to help educate participants on smart money choices.
“Solidarity 2011 is a terrific conference that helps empower individuals to take greater control of their lives. My office was proud to present a program on ways to make smart money choices with personal finances,” said Treasurer Mandel. “Educating individuals on financial literacy is vital to gaining independence, which is an important goal of the Disability Network of Ohio.”
Solidarity 2011 is Ohio’s oldest, largest and leading conference for and by people with disabilities. This year’s conference is being held April 26-28 at the Hyatt Regency Hotel and Convention Center in downtown Columbus.
For more information on the Ohio Treasurer and financial education programs please visit: www.ohiotreasurer.gov.