FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
September 1, 2015
The Board of Directors of the Kays Foundation today announced a recent grant to the ASU-Jonesboro campus.
The Foundation has provided funds to the University Police Department in the amount of $3,461.15. The grant is to be used during the Safety Week on campus by sponsoring a drinking/texting driving simulator for students to experience firsthand the dangers of texting which causes distractions and the risk of driving while intoxicated and the results of these actions.
The Kays Foundation is a private, nonprofit foundation supporting ASU by providing grants to support faculty, staff, departments, colleges, or other entities in order to further the teaching, research, and service goals of Arkansas State University.