Tri-Rivers Career Center Receives Generous Contribution from Honda to Enhance Student Driver Education

Caption: Students at Tri-Rivers embrace the future of driver education with enthusiasm as they engage with cutting-edge driving simulators, above, to learn safe driving habits.



[Marion, Ohio, August 16, 2023] – Tri-Rivers Career Center, a respected institution known for providing comprehensive career-focused education, is pleased to announce a significant contribution from Honda, a prominent figure in the automotive industry. This collaboration marks an important step in further enriching the student experience through an innovative driver education initiative.

“This remarkable contribution from Honda will enable Tri-Rivers Career Center students to gain practical driving experience and develop safe habits, ensuring they are well-prepared for their forthcoming Ohio driver training tests,” expressed Jennie Rinnert, C.E.I. Aide and a primary proponent of securing this contribution. She continued, “The simulators open new avenues for our students to learn in a controlled and engaging environment.”

It is only the second day of classes at Tri-Rivers, and the initiative has been met with enthusiasm from both students and educators alike. The installation of cutting-edge driving simulators adds a practical and immersive dimension to the curriculum, allowing students to engage in realistic driving scenarios and experience a range of scenarios they might not normally be able to experience prior to being licensed.


About Tri-Rivers Career Center: Founded in 1973, Tri-Rivers Career Center has remained dedicated to equipping students with the skills needed for successful careers, fostering independence, and promoting lifelong learning. With over 40 years of dedicated service to the community, Tri-Rivers Career Center is a beacon of excellence in career-focused education. Our mantra, “allowed to, inspired to, and expected to be amazing,” drives our commitment to empowering students. Serving nine associate schools across three counties, we prepare students for success while fostering independence and a lifelong love for learning. Discover more at

About Honda Corporate Social Responsibility and the Honda USA Foundation With a legacy spanning over six decades in the United States, Honda continues to uphold its commitment to making positive contributions within the communities it serves. Honda’s mission revolves around creating products and services that empower individuals to reach their full potential, while also practicing sustainability and fostering inclusivity. In alignment with its corporate social responsibility endeavors, Honda and the Honda USA Foundation focus on supporting education, environmental sustainability, mobility solutions, traffic safety, and community enrichment. Learn more at

For more information on Tri-Rivers Career Center or the driving simulator initiative, please contact Jennie Rinnert at 740-389-4681 or visit Tri-Rivers’ website at