Skip Ribbon Commands
Skip to main content
Share Your Story
Click here to read stories submitted by your colleagues and to submit your own stories!
Related Materials
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  

 Go Further: Ford C-MAX Hybrid Provides National Transportation for Teen’s Nonprofit Organization

DATE: Will be calculated from "Release Start Date" field.

The full version of this article and others like it are featured on the Go Further - Team Content section on @Ford Online - click here to go there now!
 

DEARBORN – Last month, young philanthropist Allyson Ahlstrom hit the road on a nationwide tour in a Ford C-MAX Hybrid with her self-made nonprofit organization, Threads for Teens.

Ahlstrom started Threads for Teens, a charitable organization providing new clothes to underprivileged, impoverished girls, in January 2010. After receiving an inspirational gift for Christmas, Ahlstrom decided it was her turn to give back. She proceeded to contact upwards of 300 companies for monetary and clothing donations.

After receiving her first donation, Ahlstrom was amazed that her idea was actually beginning to form a foundation. Various other companies followed suit, bringing Ahlstrom to a remarkable $82,000 in monetary donations as well as more than $135,000 in clothing donations.

Click here to continue reading this story and others like it in the Go Further - Team Content section on @Ford Online. In addition to reading the rest of the story you will also be able to post and read comments or 'like' this article. Note: The comment and like features are available only inside the Ford firewall.

 

  

By  

No
No
Yes
7/1/2013 6:05 AM