September is College Savings Month

Your child’s vision for their future could win up to $2,500 for higher education!

Write (or let your child write or draw) his or her dream career on an official Virginia529 sign. Then, take a photo of the child holding it and post the photo to Virginia529’s weekly Facebook post.

Virginia529 will randomly select a photo to win an account valued at $529. Enter every week through October 8, 2015 for additional chances, including a shot at the $2,500 grand prize drawing in October.

How to enter:

Print a sign
Snap a photo
Post it to Facebook

Add your photo to Virginia529’s weekly post inviting entries.

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