FULTON, Miss. (WTVA) - Nursing students at Itawamba Community College (ICC) distributed bicycle helmets Tuesday morning.
Nursing instructor Dr. Mary Ann Fleming-Parker applied for and received a Prevention and Education grant through the Traumatic Brain Injury/Spinal Cord Injury Trust Fund.
ICC nursing student Callie Craig presented helmets at the Tupelo campus. Sept. 15, 2020 | Photo by Maggie Caldwell
This allowed ICC to provide 75 bicycle helmets for child care participants at the college.
Fleming-Parker's students distributed the helmets to children at the Child Development Centers at the college’s Tupelo and Fulton campuses.
Students also performed temperature checks, demonstrated proper handwashing and sanitation, and provided instruction about bicycle safety.