"We are grateful for the
generosity of Youngblood Auto Group, and thankful that we have businesses in
our community that recognize the value of investing in its workforce,"
said Dr. Hal Higdon, chancellor of
The gift from Youngblood included fenders, frames, bumpers, steering and suspension parts, air conditioning units, wheels, electrical components, transmissions, and other assorted automotive parts.
"The tools and equipment donated by Youngblood Auto Group are a great example of how area businesses can have a direct impact on the education and training our students receive," said Cliff Davis, vice chancellor and executive director of the OTC Foundation. "These supplies will enhance the hands-on opportunities for our automotive students, which will help them to be better qualified employees when they finish at OTC."
Springfield-based Youngblood Auto Group is an area leader in new and pre-owned vehicle sales, financing, service and accessories for Chrysler, Jeep, Kia and Nissan.
The OTC Foundation, now in its 17th
year of operation, works to meet the ever-increasing needs of