CHARLESTON – West Virginia State Treasurer John Perdue’s office and SMART529, West Virginia’s college savings plan, joined with 529 plans around the nation May 29th to celebrate “5-29 College Savings Day.”
In recognition of the day, the State Treasurer’s Office hosted a free Ice Cream Social in the North Plaza Courtyard of the State Capitol Complex in Charleston. State employees and the public celebrated the SMART529 program’s twelve years of success with complimentary ice cream, balloons, games and a visit from the West Virginia University Mountaineer. Attendees were able to visit with SMART529 professionals and learn more about West Virginia’s college savings program.
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