As part of its corporate social commitment towards a Better World, Ford has announced September as the Global Caring Month.
During September, Volunteers from 14000 strong workforce of Ford in India will engage in over 40 projects addressing education, health, safety, women empowerment, humanitarian support and environmental sustainability. The Global Caring Month initiatives will also be supported by Ford dealership network across 186 cities across India.
As part of Global Caring Month, Ford employees celebrated the inauguration of a new classroom block in a high school with children. Balasundaram Radhakrishnan, Executive Director, Manufacturing- CVEAP, Ford India engaged with children in making paper bags during a cultural program organised in Chennai as part of the Global Caring Month.
Marking the 10th anniversary of Ford Volunteer Corps – Ford’s international network of volunteers, the annual Global Week of Caring this year has been expanded from a week in September to the entire month. The month long campaign opens more opportunities for Ford employees to volunteer and broaden the company’s focus on community service.