- Ford Brazil Celebrates 15 Years of Partnership with the Literacy Movement of ABC Region
SÃO BERNARDO DO CAMPO, Brazil - Ford renewed for the 15th year its partnership with the Literacy Movement of ABC region (MOVA), of which it is main sponsor. This year, the company is sponsoring more 25 classrooms for the literacy of about 500 adults and adolescents, with enlisted voluntary teachers in the proper communities of the region.
- A 'Green Date' with Ford
BEIJING, China — There is no better time to have a date than on "Singles Day" on November 11 (the duplication of number 11, while 1 symbolizes singledom), so Ford Motor China invited NGOs, experts and journalists on a special "Green Date" to discuss the future development of non-governmental environmental protection groups in China.
- Ford of Spain renews commitment to social responsibility
VALENCIA, Spain -- Ford of Spain - which recently celebrated the 35th anniversary of the Valencia plant and of the first Ford Fiesta that rolled off its production line - has further cause for celebration, having last week renewed its Inserta agreement until 2016.
- Ford Saarlouis joins national anti-racism campaign
SAARLOUIS - The Ford Saarlouis production plant has become an official member of Germany’s national “Respekt” campaign, which takes a stand against racism and aims to foster greater respect and tolerance.
- Ford Employees Join Run for a Cause
CHENNAI, India – Ford employees volunteered and ran over 10 km in sun on Sunday afternoon to support the development of socially, economically and physically disadvantaged groups. Ford India was one of the lead sponsors of the 13th Citizens' Run, which saw about 7,000 participants.
- Ford volunteers cheer up HIV-affected kids
CHENNAI, India – As part of Ford’s commitment to Corporate Social Responsibility, fifteen employees from Ford Technology Services India (FTSI) visited an orphanage for HIV-affected children last month.
- Ford APA Celebrates 100th Annual Women's Day
APA – Mao famously said that women hold up half the sky. With their ability to balance the many demands from home and work, the professional women of Ford APA hold up half the sky, and then some. To show the company’s appreciation for all its female employees, Ford APA marked the 100th annual International Women's Day on March 8 with special events and celebrations.
- All Ford Japan employees and dealers accounted for – working to resume normal operations
TOKYO, Japan – Ford Japan is doing its best to resume normal operations following the massive earthquake and tsunami that devastated large swathes of northern Japan on Friday. All Ford Japan employees were evacuated at around 4:30pm on Friday from the corporate offices in Tokyo, about 300km (180 miles) away from the earthquake’s epicentre.
- Ford’s Workplace Wellness Programme Helps Suppliers Stem The Spread Of HIV/AIDS
PORT ELIZABETH, South Africa - Ford Motor Company of Southern Africa (FMCSA) is supporting HIV/AIDS awareness, education and testing in Nelson Mandela Bay with the launch of the far-reaching 2011 Wellness Cluster programme.