Grant to fund college’s safety training program at Texarkana College.
The grant to fund Texarkana College’s Safety Training Program is to the tune of $100,000.
Texas Mutual Insurance Company awarded the grant to fund the college’s safety training program, which provides workplace safety courses for community employers, workers and the general public.
Over the past couple of years, more than 1,000 Texarkana College students have received the free safety training.
Texarkana College is one of 10 colleges in Texas providing safety classes through the grants.
This is the third time Texas Mutual Insurance has partnered with Texarkana College.
Texarkana College President Dr. Jason Smith says it’s having a huge impact for the region.
Texas Mutual has awarded $7.6 million in safety education grants since 1999.