MCC – Blue River
The focus of the All for the Children Event is child abuse prevention through non-intrusive, yet educational, activities for children and exposure to local services for parent and guardians. Not funded. Jacob L. and Ella C. Loose Foundation.
The Upward Bound Math and Science program is designed to strengthen the math and science skills of participating students. The goal of the program is to help students recognize and develop their potential to excel in math and science and to encourage them to pursue postsecondary degrees in math and science, and ultimately careers in the math and science profession. Not funded. U.S. Department of Education.
Funding for the MCC-Blue River Precision Driving Center CDL-A Entry Level Training program. $95,592. U.S. Department of Transportation, Federal Motor Carrier Administration. July 2009 – June 2010.
The Public Safety Institute at MCC-Blue River is prepared to provide twelve (12) pro-active Standardized Field Sobriety Test (SFST) training programs to certified Law Enforcement Officers of Missouri, and others specifically approved by Missouri Division of Highway Safety. Not funded. Missouri Department of Transportation.
The goal of this project was to train 28 individuals who are unemployed or underemployed for their successful completion of the CDL Class A certificate program and find placement on the job. Not funded. U.S. Department of Transportation.
The purpose was to develop a comprehensive training program to increase safety in the industry and the number of trained drivers. The program was to train entry level tractor-trailer drivers and prepare current transportation industry employees to purchase their own truck/business. Not Funded. U.S. Department of Transportation/Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration.
Recruit and serve low income, first generation college students (56/year) from the Independence, Kansas City and Raytown school districts. The grant will provide for student scholarships at BR and also pay for three full-time program personnel, supplies, cost for tutoring and other support activities including field trips. Not funded. U.S. Department of Education.
Provide a continuum of educational services including career readiness training and tutoring to prepare Eastern Jackson youth to take part in Workforce Investment activities and to become employed. $75,000. Full Employment Council. July 1, 2005 – June 30, 2006.
The Institute provides preservice, basic training and continuing education for law enforcement agencies in the region through its Police Academy. Students can receive 31 credit hours through MCC toward a criminal justice degree. Not funded. $198,700. September 1, 2003 – December 31, 2004.
Recruit and serve low income, first generation college students (56/year) from the Independence, Fort Osage and Raytown school districts. The grant will provide for student scholarships at BR and also pay for three full-time program personnel, supplies, cost for tutoring and other support activities including field trips and food for 6 week summer camps. Not funded. U.S. Department of Education.