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About The Economic Independence Academy (EIA)

The Jegna Klub's Economic Independence Academy (EIA) is a dynamic program designed to equip young people with the skills, knowledge and resources they need to achieve economic independence. Offered in partnership with teachers, the EIA offers a curriculum that blends practical skills, financial literacy, and real-world experience. This program provides young people with the tools and guidance they need to begin managing their finances and planning for their future. The EIA is designed to be engaging, interactive, and relevant to today's economy. It provides students with hands-on experience through real-world projects and allows them to develop their entrepreneurial mindset, work as a team, and build their professional network.

Do you want to offer EIA in your classroom? Click here to start the partner process.

Current Locations

M E Pearson Elementary School 

310 N 11 Street, Kansas City, KS 66102

Mondays - 8:20 am - 9:05 am

Grant Elementary School

1510 N 4th Street, Kansas City, KS 66101

Wednesdays - 8:00 am - 8:45 am

Eugene Ware Elementary School

4820 Oakland Avenue, Kansas City, KS 66102

Thursdays 8:00 am - 8:45 am

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