LifeSavers supports primary schools in setting up savings clubs, and helping children and their families learn about money. It is a collaborative partnership between the Archbishop of Canterbury’s Just Finance Foundation and education charity Young Enterprise.
LifeSavers is offered to primary schools across the country, with financial support from Virgin Money and aims to equip children with the knowledge, skills, attitudes and experiences to manage money well, now and in the future. It also explores four core values around money:
As part of LifeSavers, we teach money lessons in the classroom, and hold whole school assemblies looking at the four core values.
We have a fortnightly schools savings club for pupils, run by pupils and adult volunteers.