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Robots Help Students Build a Future
by Betty Newman
April 24, 2013 12:24 PM
Bionic Barons - representing Andover & Lahser High Schools, Bloomfield, MI.
How many hours do you think it takes to build a working robot?
Okay, I don’t know the answer either, but I know the people who do!
Ten Michigan high school teams, and one Canadian team, are “goin’ for the gold” at the FIRST (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology) Robotics Competition Championship in the Edward Jones Dome in St. Louis, Missouri, April 24-27.
Spurred on with team names like “Killer Bees,” Bionic Barons” and “More Martians,” these...
Chrysler Employees Share Their Hearts and Hands for Thanksgiving
by Betty Newman
November 15, 2012 4:34 PM
Turkey, cranberry sauce, sweet potatoes, stuffing and, of course, pumpkin pie. Ummmm! Makes your mouth water just thinking about these traditional delights of Thanksgiving we’ll be sharing with family and friends next week.
And again this year, thousands of people in Southeastern Michigan, Ohio and Illinois, for whom hunger is a daily reality, will be sitting down next week to this traditional holiday feast, thanks to the helping hands and hearts of Chrysler Group employees sharing their time and their compassion.
See how this sharing tradition at the Chrysler Group is helping make a difference!
Chrysler Foundation Donates $50,000 to AmeriCares for Flood, Tornado Victims
June 9, 2011 3:16 PM
The Chrysler Foundation, the charitiable arm of Chrysler Group, recently made a $50,000 donation to AmeriCares to help the countless victims of the recent floods and tornadoes in the U.S. South and Midwest.
Why go with AmeriCares? Two reasons: Instant access and stretching the dollar.
AmeriCares, founded in 1982 and based in Stamford, Conn., is firmly established in the communities devastated by the recent natural disasters. Therefore, our contribution can have a more immediate and positive impact.
Another reason is more bang for the buck. Historically, for every $100 donated to AmeriCares,...
Potential of $300,000 Donation for Japan Relief from Chrysler Foundation, Employees, Dealers
March 18, 2011 11:13 AM
Chrysler Foundation, the philanthropic arm of Chrysler Group LLC, is donating $100,000 to the American Red Cross targeted for Japan disaster relief efforts. The foundation also announced it will match donations* to the ARC from employees, contract employees and dealers up to another $100,000 bringing the potential for a total donation of $300,000.
"We are confident that Chrysler employees, contractors and dealers will once again respond to help others in need, which is why the foundation will match their generous contributions," said Jody Trapasso, president...