Michigan

Whirlpool Corporation Celebrates Latest Project in $155 Million Local Investment

Benton Harbor Technology Center is one of company’s largest focused on next-generation processes
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BENTON HARBOR, Mich., Dec. 19, 2014 /3BL Media/ – Jeff M. Fettig, Chairman and CEO of Whirlpool Corporation (NYSE: WHR) today marked the latest developments in the company’s  multimillion dollar local investment initiative in the Benton Harbor and St. Joseph, Mich. community as the company officially opened its new  Benton Harbor Technology Center. As employees and local dignitaries gathered for a look inside the new facility, Fettig discussed the significant accomplishments made in the Twin Cities of Benton Harbor and St. Joseph Michigan since 2010. 

Arizona, Illinois, Indiana and Michigan FIRST Robotics Teams, Students Gear Up for Competition with $250,000 from The Chrysler Foundation

Latest round of grants will enable an estimated 1,100 students to participate in FIRST Robotics Competition and FIRST Tech Challenge programs
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Since 1995, The Chrysler Foundation has awarded more than $2.3 million in grants to FIRST programs

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Since 1995, The Chrysler Foundation has awarded more than $2.3 million in grants to FIRST programs

Philanthropy & Community Engagement: MGM Resorts Foundation Honored for Charitable Efforts | October 2014 CSR Newsletter

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The generosity of MGM Resorts International employees has once again garnered special recognition.

The MGM Resorts Foundation was honored in September by Vegas Inc’s Angel Awards, as the Foundation of the Year. The annual Angel Awards are given to remarkable people and organizations in southern Nevada who make a difference in the charitable landscape of the local community. The awards were established to acknowledge and encourage the accomplishments and contributions of Vegas’ most outstanding community leaders.

GM Plants Recognized for Great Lakes Stewardship

Michigan Department of Environmental Quality honors seven GM facilities
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LANSING, Mich., October 2, 2014 /3BL Media/ – Seven General Motors facilities are being recognized by the State of Michigan for ongoing efforts to improve the environment and quality of life in their communities.

Philanthropy & Community Engagement: MGM Resorts Foundation: 2014 Campaign Tops $5 Million, 50% Participation | September 2014 CSR Newsletter

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MGM Resorts International employees have pledged more than $5 million this year to support nonprofit organizations serving the resort company’s host communities in Nevada, Michigan and Mississippi, as well as other regional and national nonprofit organizations. This year’s campaign results mark the largest since the 2008 recession, and will support more than 1,400 charities through grants and donations distributed by The MGM Resorts Foundation.

Grand Valley Joins Chevrolet to go Green, Combat Carbon Emissions

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September 9, 2014 /3BL Media/ - Grand Valley State University is participating in a Chevrolet program to increase clean energy efforts and decrease carbon emissions. 

Boy Scout Making Homes for Bats at Consumers Energy Dam Properties with Chevy Volt Battery Covers

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July 7, 2014 /3BL Media/ - Consumers Energy’s hydro properties will have more housing options available for bats thanks to a Boy Scout and electric car parts from General Motors.

For an Eagle Scout project, Matthew Netherland and some helpers built 22 bat boxes out of scrap Chevrolet Volt battery covers donated by GM which Consumers Energy will install on their property.

Chrysler Group Celebrates Its Products, People and Culture at Motor City Pride

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  • Supports annual festival through parade sponsorship and interactive product display
  • Motor City Pride is the largest LGBT gathering in Michigan
  • Chrysler Group cites longstanding support of LGBT employees, communities and issues
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  • Supports annual festival through parade sponsorship and interactive product display
  • Motor City Pride is the largest LGBT gathering in Michigan
  • Chrysler Group cites longstanding support of LGBT employees, communities and issues

Toyota Education Initiatives in STEAM Innovation and AAPS Prepare 2nd Round of Educational Visit to Singapore

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ANN ARBOR, Mich., June 2, 2014 /3BL Media/ - For the second year, Ann Arbor Public Schools staff members have been invited to join the Toyota Education Initiatives in STEAM Innovation (Toyota STEAM) program. This year, Superintendent Dr. Jeanice K.

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