Valley School Districts Receiving Over $700K in Job Training Grants

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The Texas Workforce Commission has awarded three individual Jobs and Education for Texans (JET) grants to three Rio Grande Valley independent school districts. a $271,472 grant to Raymondville ISD; a $208,383 grant to Donna ISD; and a $280,630 grant to PSJA ISD. The schools will use the grants to purchase and install equipment necessary to train 779 students for careers in high-demand occupations including welding fabrication and emergency medical services. The grants will benefit students in the Workforce Solutions Lower Rio Grande Valley Area.

Raymondville ISD at 8:30 a.m.
419 FM 3168 Raymondville, Texas 78580

Donna ISD at 10:00 a.m.
CTE Building, Rm. 107 2301 East Wood Ave. Donna, Texas 78537

Pharr-San Juan-Alamo ISD at 11:30 a.m.
Pharr Events Center 3000 N. Cage Blvd. Pharr, Texas 78577

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