The Gray Matter Experience

Financial Education

Grade Levels: 9-12

The mission of The Gray Matter Experience is to unlock the self-determining power of Black youth and strengthen their ties to community through real world experience in entrepreneurship. Gray Matter partners with teachers/classrooms to bring curricular resources focused on entrepreneurship and building businesses. We also offer boot camps and programming outside of the classroom.

  • Experiential Learning (out of school/class time)
  • Experiential Learning (Classroom)
  • Curriculum provider
Powerful Practices
  • Informed Action/Experiential Learning
Financial Education Core Areas
  • Economic Concepts
  • Investing
  • Money Management
Gray Matter Final [Stacked - Lighter]


222 North Canal Street
Chicago, IL


Britney Robbins
Founder & CEO

Jessica Robinson

Paul Callejas
Program Director