August 20, 2016 was “Kickoff to Kindergarten” day, with Marbles Kids Museum in Raleigh offering free admission to rising kindergartners and their parents. The NC 529 Plan was a sponsor of this event; NC 529 Plan staff provided sessions for parents on saving for college for their kids.
Recorded WTVD 9 am – Raleigh, NC – Kickoff to Kindergarten – 8/20/2016
August 20, 2016 was Kickoff to Kindergarten. Rising kindergartners in the Raleigh area and their families were offered free admission to Marbles Kids Museum to get a jump start on learning what they would need to start school. The event was sponsored by the NC 529 Savings Plan.
Recorded WTVD 7 AM – Raleigh, NC– August 20, 2016.
WRAZ Fox 50 covers NC 529’s 5/29 Savings Play Day at Marbles Kids Museum.
5/29 is College Savings Day, so it was a wonderful opportunity for North Carolina families to learn more about saving for college. The NC 529 team hosted talks throughout the day during which people could learn more about the NC 529 Savings Plan. See the full video or learn more about the NC 529 Savings Plan.
On May 29, 2016, North Carolina 529 Plan administrators teamed with Marbles Kids Museum to host a “Savings Play Day.” This was an opportunity for Moms and Dads to learn about saving for their kids’ college years while playing with the fascinating tools and toys in this great museum.
Recorded on WRAZ-RAL (FOX) – Raleigh, NC – 7AM News on Fox50 – 5/30/2016
NC 529 Savings Plan administrators teamed up with Marbles Kids Museum to hold a celebration for “5/29 Savings Play Day.” It was an opportunity for parents to learn about ways to save for their children’s college while their children played with the tools and toys in the museum.
Recorded WRAL-RAL (NBC) – Raleigh, NC – News at 11PM – 05/29/2016
May is College Education Month, and 5/29 Day is a day to promote saving for college through a state-sponsored 5/29 plan. Almost every state offers it’s own college savings plan, although each has it’s own set of features.
Coverage by TWC News 14 “Money Matters” – Raleigh, NC – 5/29/2016.