- FAAN Salutes African-American Ford Dealers at Annual Black History Month Celebration, with Keynote Address by Dr. Henry Louis Gates, Jr.
DEARBORN - Ford Motor Company’s rich automotive history has helped fuel the success of African-American auto dealers in Southeast Michigan. The Ford-employees African-Ancestry Network (FAAN) honored these dealers at the 33rd Annual Black History Month Celebration held at the Dearborn Inn in Dearborn, Mich. on Feb. 21.
- Middle East Customer Relationship Center Moves to Dearborn
DEARBORN – Rapidly increasing sales in the Middle East and elsewhere prompted Ford to closely examine the service received by customers and potential customers. In order to better meet their needs and provide the best possible assistance, a formerly Middle East-focused customer relationship center was moved from Dubai to Dearborn.
- World Headquarters Event Invites Employees to Honor Veterans
DEARBORN - The Veteran’s Networking Group would like to invite Ford employees to honor Ford military veterans and family members at its Veteran’s Day celebration, Nov. 14, 2013 from 10:30 a.m. until noon in the world headquarters auditorium.
- Ford’s Employee Resource Groups Play a Vital Role in Brand Marketing and Product Technology
DEARBORN - The first Ford Employee Resource Groups (ERG) began over 20 years ago to offer informal networking support to employees. Since then, Ford’s ERGs have grown to 11 corporately approved groups, with a combined total membership of approximately 16,000 Ford employees.
- FAAN Celebrates African American History; Honors Local Visionaries
DEARBORN - Throughout the course of history, African Americans have made significant contributions in areas ranging from government to law, science and medicine to education and literature, sports, music, film and dance. This rich history, along with the achievements of notable African Americans, is celebrated during Black History Month.
- FCA Celebrates 2013 Chinese New Year with the Inauguration of Ford China Ambassador Award
DEARBORN - The Ford Chinese Association (FCA), a Ford Motor Company employee resource group (ERG), recently celebrated the Year of the Snake. The annual event was held at the historic Dearborn Inn where more than 300 guests attended, including company executives, employees, family members and friends.
- Ford Asian Indian Association Goes Further Hosting Design Showroom Tour Event
DEARBORN - Recently, the Ford Asian Indian Association (FAIA) hosted its Second Annual Design Showroom Tour. With the success of FAIA first Showroom Tour, anticipation was high for the 2012 event.
- Ford Interfaith Network Hosts National Day of Prayer Event
DEARBORN - The Ford Interfaith Network (FIN) recently hosted a National Day of Prayer event at Ford World Headquarters. "Prayer – Our Foundation and Our Anchor,” was the theme of this year’s event that brought together nearly 80 men and women of diverse denominations. The event was also webcast to various remote Ford locations in North America.
- A Star-Studded Lineup Celebrates Black History Month at Ford
DEARBORN - The Ford-Employees African-Ancestry Network (FAAN) hosted its 31st Annual Black History Month celebration with two key themes: philanthropy and individual achievement. A packed house filled the presidential ball room at The Henry Ford on Friday, Feb. 24.
- Ford Chinese Association Celebrates New Year, Successes at Annual Ford Event
DEARBORN - The Ford Chinese Association (FCA) celebrated the Year of the Dragon on Jan. 23. This annual event was held at the Mezzanine Conference Center of Ford World Headquarters. The sold-out event had more than 280 guests in attendance, including several Ford executives, Chairman Emeritus of the Center of Automotive Research David Cole, Deloitte Senior Advisor for China and Chairman China Research and Insight Center Ken DeWoskin.
- Ford Thailand Employees Get the Tough Truck Experience
KHAO YAI, Thailand — To give Ford employees first-hand experience of the All-New Ford Ranger before the latest global Ford vehicle arrives at dealerships early next year, Ford Thailand organised a test drive event in the scenic town of Khao Yai.
- Ford Salutes Troops at Veterans Day Celebration
DEARBORN - From liberators in Kuwait, United States Navy Seals who protect our seas, to World War II soldiers who stood in the line of battle, they were all honored Friday at Ford's Veterans Day celebration at the Ford Word Headquarters.
- Ford Interfaith Network (FIN) Muslim Group Hosts 11th Annual EID Dinner
DEARBORN - The Ford Interfaith Network (FIN) Muslim Group at Ford Motor Company hosted its 11th annual Eid dinner on Wednesday, Oct. 12, at the Ford Motor Credit (FMCC) Cafeteria in Dearborn. The theme of this year's event was Sharia Law - Dispelling the Myth.
- FAIA Holds Cricket Tournament to Raise Donations for Underprivileged
CANTON, Mich. - On Sunday, Sept. 14, the Ford Asian Indian Association (FAIA)*, in collaboration withand the Ford Cricket League and Ford India, sponsored a tennis ball “Double-Wicket Cricket” tournament to raise funds for underprivileged women and children in India.
- Ford Chinese Association Celebrates Summer Picnic with Family and Friends
DEARBORN – On Aug. 27, a brilliant summer day in Michigan, members of the Ford Chinese Association (FCA) enjoyed their annual summer picnic with more than 200 family members and friends. Everyone gathered for great food and beautiful weather at Kensington Metropark in Milford, Mich. The annual summer picnic is one of the group’s larger activities.
- FAIA Represents Ford at India Day Celebration
NOVI, Mich. - The colors, sounds and smells of India were a big part of the India Day celebration that took place on Sunday, Aug. 14, at the Suburban Collection Showplace in Novi, Mich. Ford is a long-time supporter of the cultural event, which celebrates India Independence Day and is the largest Indian festival in Michigan. In addition to 100 booths offering a wide variety of merchandise from saris and spices to oil paintings and jewelry, the annual event now in its 25th year, also featured live music, dance performances and authentic Indian Food from local area Indian restaurants.