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Personal Financial Literacy – Redford

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May is Financial Literacy Month

We believe it is important to plan for your future. That’s why we are excited to announce the following financial literacy workshop. All employees and spouses/significant others are invited to attend these events. For questions , contact Chris Fennema by calling 616-534-4909 or emailing

Personal Financial Literacy  – Tuesday, May 7th at 4pm

Redford Shop/Office

This workshop is a nationwide training opportunity offered to ALL Kent Companies employees. Being fiscally fit means developing the right behaviors to lead you to financial independence. This workshop will address common financial challenges, how to increase cash flow, how to build an emergency fund and how to plan for your future. Attendees will gain practical skills to maximize your tax return or bonus check or to start a personal savings strategy. Click here to register for this event.


Stop Falls, Stand Down

Falls are a leading cause of death for workers, accounting for 381 of the 971 construction fatalities recorded in 2017 (BLS data). The 6th Annual National Safety Stand-Down to Prevent Falls in Construction will take place next week. The Safety Team has education sessions planned for the entire team. Stay tuned for more information!

Join the Safety Committee

The Safety Committee meets regularly to review safety procedures and generate ideas to keep you safe on the job. If you are a safety champion or have ideas to share, we want you on this committee. Contact David DeGraaf or Carl Aukeman for more information.


Save the Date: Wednesday, May 29th – Redford

The Spring Make it Happen Employee Appreciation Event is scheduled for Wednesday, May 29th. We’ll provide a hearty meal, company-wide updates, cash giveaways and a gift for every employee. More information to follow. See you soon!