October 31, 2017

Juanita Gibson of Conehatta (center) received a $200 incentive for completing her high school equivalency exam through East Central Community College’s MI-BEST Program. MI-BEST students receive a $200 incentive when they successfully complete the HSE, thanks to a grant from the Kellogg Foundation. Gibson is enrolled in the Collision Repair Technology Program. Presenting the incentive to Gibson is Erin Tramill (left), MI-BEST navigator, and Whitney Amis, MI-BEST high school equivalency exam instructor. Not pictured is Jo Beth Bounds, high school equivalency instructor. (EC Photo)