Southfield (CW50) – On this week’s STREET BEAT, Lisa Germani sits down with four car companies in Detroit to discuss how they give back to their communities through foundations and partnerships. First, Ron Stallworth, Lead of External Affairs – Wayne County for Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, discusses the FCA Foundation and its impact on Detroit.
Next, Shawn Thompson, Community Engagement Manager for the Ford Motor Company Fund, talks about the history of the Ford Fund and how they invest in the community across Southeastern Michigan.READ MORE: The University of Michigan Research Found Vaping Marijuana Associated with More Lung Damage
Then, Heidi Magyar, Director of Corporate Giving for General Motors, and Genna Young, Manager of Detroit Community Partnership for General Motors, explain how GM invests in mobility, employability and livability in Detroit.READ MORE: Detroit Bus Drivers Receives First Raise In Three Years
Lastly, Praveena Ramaswami, Community Relations and Corporate Communications for Toyota Motor North America, talks about the partnerships Toyota has made to improve education in Michigan.MORE NEWS: Michigan Senator, Gary Peters, Expects $1.9T Coronavirus Package Approved By The Weekend
Watch STREET BEAT Saturday at 8:30am on CW50