Interim report on the project “Financial literacy for children-orphans”


In 2017, the Charitable Foundation of the Central Federal district became the winner of the presidential grant.

In the framework of the project “Financial literacy for children — orphans” held on 5-th master classes on “Financial literacy” with the participation of VTB group.

The charity Fund of the Central Federal district expresses its gratitude to the author and presenter of master classes- Svetlana V. Tolkacheva, Deputy President — Chairman of the Board of PJSC “BM Bank” VTB group.

Workshops were organized in the cities of Moscow, Yaroslavl and Novokuznetsk. Participants of the master classes 161 the pupil of children’s institutions: “Special (correctional) boarding school № 73” (Moscow), “living at the filimonki orphanage-boarding school for mentally retarded children — orphans and children left without parental care” and boarding school of ABSOLYUT, OOO (Moscow oblast), the orphanage “Volga” and “Rybinsk children’s home” (Yaroslavl oblast), “the orphanage-school № 95” “House of childhood” and “Children’s home “Island of hope” (Novokuznetsk), Don SHKOLA-internat (Tula oblast).

The children were able to learn the basics of personal financial security, to understand what are the banking products. In addition, the children learned about how to properly maintain a personal budget, which needed the deposits and loans. The information obtained are very useful for the “adult” of the future, the children learned to use the Bank’s terminals and all now know how to protect yourself from scams.