Connecting Henry receives grant from Operation Roundup

Special to the Times

The Central Georgia EMC Foundation awarded a grant totaling $5,000 to Connecting Henry, Inc., for their Students Working to Achieve Greatness (SWAG) program.

Connecting Henry staff accept a check from The Central Georgia EMC Foundation. Special photo

This program engages high school dropouts ages 16-24, providing them with free individualized GED classes, instruction, employment training, job readiness, and personal financial literacy. Improving their skill sets allows the students to become independent, self-sufficient, and responsible.