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Community and Education

Since 1953, the FCA Foundation, the charitable arm of FCA US, has invested more $500 million in charitable organizations and initiatives that help empower people, and build strong, viable communities. 

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FCA Community: Plant Manager Hopes to Bring Vocational Training to Rural Kenya
Kevin and Nancy Sell call themselves “empty nesters on a mission.” “We’re following our hearts and how our faith drives us,” says Kevin, FCA US plant manager at Indiana Transmission Plant 1 in Kokomo, Ind. “We have been so blessed in our lives that we feel compelled to give back to others, whether it’s here in the U.S. or in Kenya.” Through their non-profit Hearts of Hope...
Jan 30, 2019 2:15 PM ET
FCA US Launches Student Loan Refinancing Benefit with CommonBond for Business™ to Help Employees Tackle Student Debt
FCA US among the first automotive companies to offer student loan refinancing as a benefit Continues tradition as a leader in providing attractive, innovative benefits to employees
Jan 28, 2019 10:15 AM ET
Partners in Education of Toledo Receives $25,000 FCA Foundation Grant to Support Youth Literacy
TOLEDO, Ohio, January 24, 2019 /3BL Media/ -- Recently, Partners in Education was awarded a $25,000 grant from the FCA Foundation, the charitable arm of North American automaker FCA US LLC. The grant will support youth literacy via the Mentors in Toledo Schools program. “Partners in Education is thrilled to be a recipient of a grant from the FCA Foundation. This funding allows us to...
Jan 24, 2019 3:00 PM ET
FCA Community: Creating “Happy Tails” for Animals Across Michigan
From wildfires to hurricanes and animal hoarding to dog fighting, Courtney Protz-Sanders is skilled in triage and emergency sheltering for animals. She’s also founder and executive director of Paws for Life, a non-profit, foster-based, all-breed rescue for dogs and cats that has saved nearly 3,000 homeless animals from shelters and the streets of Michigan. “I come from a family who...
Dec 20, 2018 7:15 AM ET
FCA Community: Helping Students Succeed Through Mentorship
Steve Hatfield wished he had a mentor program like Winning Futures in his high school when he was preparing for his next steps. Now “Mentor of the Year,” Steve has been volunteering for six years with Winning Futures, a Michigan-based nonprofit organization that empowers youth to succeed through mentoring,...
Nov 28, 2018 7:30 AM ET