Your partner in the pursuit of financial knowledge and freedom

The Jackson Charitable Foundation is committed to the advancement of financial education across the United States.

Our vision for financial knowledge …

Read the letter Danielle Robinson
Executive Director, Jackson Charitable Foundation
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About Discovery Education

Discovery Education transforms classrooms, empowers teachers and captivates students by leading the way in providing high-quality, dynamic, digital content to school districts large and small, rural and suburban, and everything in between. Discovery Education offers a portfolio of opportunities for districts to meet students where they want to learn in the digital age. With award-winning digital content, interactive lessons, real-time assessment, virtual experiences with some of Discovery's greatest talent, classroom contests & challenges, professional development, and more — Discovery Education is leading the way in transforming classrooms and inspiring learning. Visit or for more information.

Discovery Education

About Junior Achievement USA® (JA)

Junior Achievement is the world's largest organization dedicated to giving young people the knowledge and skills they need to own their economic success, plan for their future, and make smart academic and economic choices. JA programs are delivered by corporate and community volunteers, and provide relevant, hands-on experiences that give students from kindergarten through high school knowledge and skills in financial literacy, work readiness and entrepreneurship. Today, JA reaches more than 4.8 million students per year in 109 markets across the United States, with an additional 5.2 million students served by operations in 100 other countries worldwide. Junior Achievement USA is a member of JA Worldwide. Visit for more information.

Junior Achievement

Parents and Teachers …

For requests to have a Junior Achievement volunteer teach the JA Our City featuring Cha-Ching in a third grade classroom near you, please contact:

To learn more about the personal finance activities generated in partnership with Discovery Education, please visit:

When adults care enough to show young people how to have a responsible relationship with money, youth begin to see their future in an entirely new way.” Carmen Turner, President, Boys & Girls Club of Lansing
Financial knowledge serves people well at every stage of life and we are committed to increasing such knowledge for all Americans.” Barry Stowe, Chairman, Jackson Charitable Foundation
Exploring a real-world context by blending experiential education with technology and media brings the basics of personal finance to life for students.” Mary Catherine Desrosiers, Senior Vice President of Education and Learning Technologies, Junior Achievement USA

Contact Jackson Charitable Foundation

Jackson Charitable Foundation
Danielle Robinson
Executive Director

The Jackson Charitable Foundation is the charitable-giving arm of Jackson National Life Insurance Company®. The Foundation focuses on work that is national in scope. Local community requests to strengthen families and increase economic opportunities in Lansing, Michigan; Chicago, Illinois; and Nashville, Tennessee can be directed to Jackson's Corporate Philanthropy team.