2017 Poland Global Money Week

Leading Organizations:
The Polish Financial Supervision Authority (KNF)
Participating organizations: 87 schools from each education stage, 1 public library
Number of children reached directly: 14 915

The Polish Financial Supervision Authority (KNF) involved 87 schools from each education stage throughout Poland in the Global Money Week 2017 celebration, reaching almost 15,000 children and youth. The 2017 campaign spread over quite large group of the pre-school pupils as well. The schools carried out a number of interesting activities and used various information channels including classroom newspapers, school radio broadcasting systems and social media to promote the Global Money Week message amongst not only the school environment but the local communities as well. There was also one public library among the participants.

The Polish Financial Supervision Authority further supported the schools’ coordinators by providing them with KNF’s publications, including financial literacy class scenarios referring to the theme “Learn. Save. Earn” theme, and KNF’s logo-imprinted small gifts in the form of school equipment for young participants and the winners of the competitions as well.


2016 Poland Global Money Week

Leading Organizations:
Polish Financial Supervision Authority (KNF)
Date of the event:
14th - 18th of March
Total number of children & youth engaged: 2 006

The Polish Financial Supervision Authority (KNF) coordinated 50 different events and activities that took place in 13 primary and secondary schools all over the country during GMW 2016. Thanks to cooperation with active teachers and methodologists of economics, entrepreneurship and social studies who participated in KNF’s seminars and workshops, this year’s campaign reached more than 2000 pupils. The Polish Financial Supervision Authority supported the schools’ coordinators by providing KNF’s publications, including financial literacy class scenarios referring to GMW 2016's theme “Take Part. Save Smart”, and KNF’s logo-imprinted promotional gifts for youth participants and the winners of the competitions as well.


2014 Poland Global Money Week

Participants:
Polish Financial Supervision Authority (KNF)
Primary School number 46 in Warsaw, Poland
Date of the event:
12th of March
Number of children reached:
38

The Polish Financial Supervision Authority (KNF) joined in on the Global Money Week action by organizing an event to promote a new booklet made for children "Let's talk about finance. The handy ABC for Janek and Hania" ("Porozmawiajmy o finansach. Poręczne ABC dla Janka i Hani"). The booklet is distributed under the KNF’s financial services client guide cycle.

The authors of the booklet Dorota Bęben and Piotr Nowak prepared a short presentation which explained the benefits and tips on keeping a household budget. After the presentation, children took an active part in a workshop concerning family budget planning where they discovered how simple the methods of saving money are. At the end of the event each child received a booklet and a toy replica of a payment card.