Through the creation of 529 college savings account, we can build assets and a college-bound identity for local youth. The promise has several key components:
Enrollment match of $25 for students in K-3rd
Classroom lesson plans
"Walk Into My Future" campus visit for K-3rd graders
Identify the Champion in the child's life
What is a 529 College Savings Account?
529 Plans were established to help families save money for college. Their unique features make them one of the most popular ways to save for college.
Indiana taxpayers can get a state income tax credit equal to 20% of their contribution to a CollegeChoice 529 account, up to $1,000 per year.
Tax-free withdrawals for qualified expenses, like tuition, room and board, and more.
Flexibility to use at eligible colleges, universities, and vocational schools world wide.
For more information or to see how you can help promise a future for our students, please contact ParkePromise@parkeccf.org
"a low-middle income child with just $1 - $499 in a college savings account is 4.5 times more likely to graduate from college than a child without an account."
- Washington University in