COLUMBUS – Ohio Treasurer Robert Sprague has announced Compass Award honorees for the month of September. The monthly recognition program commends organizations, programs, and individuals across the state who are working to guide Ohioans toward financial literacy and empowerment.
“Many organizations across Ohio are working hard to prepare Ohioans to meet the challenges of tomorrow, and the Compass Awards recognize those efforts,” said Treasurer Sprague. “This month’s honorees are helping students better understand personal finance and the impact of making smart financial decisions. Equipping the next generation with this knowledge will help them thrive in the modern workforce and strengthen our state’s economy.”
1 of the 3 Compass Award honorees for September include:
Campbell City Schools
Campbell City Schools has made raising the bar for students a core mission, ensuring individualized attention is provided to help students manage their finances and transition into successful careers. The district actively provides students with career exploration and money management instruction from the elementary grades through high school. Along with a stand-alone personal finance and careers course, partnerships with area businesses and institutions of higher education help students to better prepare for adulthood and the workforce.
Treasurer Sprague's Press Release