Henry Plumbing Company Awarded $11,000 WorkSource Coastal Grant
Tuesday, June 22nd, 2021
Henry Plumbing Company, a 4th generation locally owned Savannah plumbing company, in partnership with WorkSource Coastal, was awarded a Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) Incumbent Worker Training Grant for $11,000. With this grant Henry Plumbing will use these grant funds to "skill up" nine existing staff members to become State of Georgia certified Journeymen. Each employee will receive assistance with tuition, books, travel expenses and other fees associated with training costs. For more information about WorkSource Coastal, please contact Danielle Riley, WSC Business Services Representative at Danielle.Riley@savannahga.gov or 912-659-3555.
“Henry Plumbing continues to commit financially to the success of their employees; the WorkSource Coastal grant will provide the opportunity to nine employees to work toward their State of Georgia Journeymen Plumbing License. The average certification cost is $2,000.00 per employee for tuition, books, travel expenses and other fees associated with training. This grant will allow us to have a highly trained staff that will be better able to serve the growing demand for plumbing/contracting/construction professionals across the Coastal Empire and Low Country.” shares CFO Tonya Reed.