Mission and Vision

Our Mission

Econ Illinois provides economic and financial literacy programs and services starting at the elementary level and extending throughout adulthood, enabling individuals to participate effectively in the economy as

• Competent decision-makers
• Responsible and knowledgeable consumers
• Prudent savers and investors
• Productive employees, employers, and entrepreneurs


Econ Illinois believes that every individual should be taught from an early age the skills needed to benefit fully from and contribute meaningfully to the global marketplace throughout their lives.