Financial Wellness

Materials Used for Financial Literacy

Thrive Financial Wellness programming supports social service organizations in developing strategies for their clients to achieve financial goals through targeted seminars and collaborative learning events. 


Thrive is about more than dollars and cents. It is about creating knowledge and developing habits of financial wellness. Participants build the vocabulary, understanding, and comfort with financial literacy necessary to achieve their goals.



1.  Goal Setting

2.  Budgeting

3.  Credit

4.  Introduction to Financial Literacy and Banking

5.  The Cliff Effect

6.  Review


Accessing Services

Classes are offered directly through partner agencies. If your agency or organization would like to inquire about scheduling classes, please submit the form below.



United Way of Pioneer Valley is proud to announce our new Thrive For Youth program!

This new extension of our current Thrive program is specifically designed for youth ages 14-18. It is a series six 45-minute interactive, team-oriented sessions for groups of 12-15 participants, covering topics such as:

  • Banking
  • Budgeting
  • Savings
  • Credit
  • Scams, ID Theft, Predatory Lending
  • Job Readiness


If your organization is interested in hosting a series of Thrive for Youth classes, please contact:

Lee Drewitz

(413) 693-0201


Thank You To Our Sponsors!

PeoplesBank – Presenting Sponsor