Alexandra Lee, Community Bank of Florida Assistant Financial Center Manager of the Lakeland location, recently partnered with North Lakeland Elementary for their annual Junior Achievement Day.
Ms. Lee volunteered to spend a half day teaching a group of approximately 25 third-graders about building a business and the importance of having a business plan. The group asked many additional questions and shared what they wanted to be when they grew up. When the lesson concluded,
Ms. Lee presented each student with a certificate of completion and taught them how to give a proper handshake. After her visit, Alex stated, “The children were very excited and engaged in our discussion. They all hugged me when I left and it was a great experience for me! I’m sure I will be partnering with the school again next year.”