Toyota City, Japan, May 28, 2013 /3BL Media/—Toyota Motor Corporation (TMC) will donate "Land Cruiser" SUVs to the non-profit organization Millennium Promise (MP) for use at Millennium Village sites* in impoverished regions of Africa.
May 24, 2013 /3BL Media/ – Toyota Financial Services (TFS), as part of its Making Life Easier for YOUth initiative, recently awarded a new Corolla to the 2012-13 Boys & Girls Clubs of America (BCGA) National Youth of the Year Winner Trei Dudley. The vehicle presentation took place at Crown Toyota in Lawrence, Kan.
Local Organizations in Affected Areas to Receive Funds
NEW YORK, May 24, 2013 /3BL Media/ – Toyota yesterday announced a $250,000 donation to support relief and rebuilding efforts for victims of the tornado that hit Moore, Oklahoma and the greater Oklahoma City area on May 20. Funds will be allocated to immediate response and for mid-to-long term needs in the areas of food, small business revitalization and home rebuilding. Toyota will also match employee contributions.
Kyle Busch, His Team, Joe Gibbs Racing and NASCAR® Help Build Two Charlotte-Area Habitat for Humanity Homes
CHARLOTTE, N.C., May 20, 2013 / 3BL Media/ PRNewswire/ -- Almost daily, Kyle Busch and members of his No. 18 M&M'S® Toyota team practice to improve their efficiency changing tires and pouring gas, to ensure they can save precious seconds necessary to maintain track position. Today, the team banded together with colleagues from Joe Gibbs Racing, NASCAR and M&M'S to make improvements of a different kind.
Loss of Class Time Cut by 79 Percent, Vast Reduction in Manpower Head Efficiencies
EVANSVILLE, Ind., May 16, 2013 /3BL Media/ – Janit Market is pleased she can continue teaching her English classes at Central High School with only a brief interruption when student netbooks are collected this year. She’s also confident that because collections are more efficient, the distribution of netbooks next school year will be much more successful – the goal being to deliver a computer to each student on time.
TORRANCE, Calif., May 9, 2013 /3BL Media/ – Toyota Motor Sales (TMS), U.S.A., Inc. awarded scholarships to 20 Asian Pacific Islander American (APIA) students from the STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math) disciplines at its second annual awards dinner and reception at the Toyota Automotive Museum on Tuesday, May 7, 2013. The scholarships were given in partnership with the Asian Pacific Islander American Scholarship Fund (APIASF).
Student Will Receive $15,000 Scholarship and Will Work with Discovery Film Crew To Produce His Teen Safe Driving Video as a TV-Ready PSA
Silver Spring, MD, May 9, 2013 /3BL Media/ – Toyota and Discovery Education announced that Ryan Johnston, a high school student from Corona, California, was chosen by the public in an online vote as the grand prize winner of the 2013 Toyota Teen Driver Video Challenge. Now in its second year, the contest challenges teens across the country to create two-minute videos to inspire their friends to drive more safely and avoid distractions. The contest is part of T
Residents from All 50 States Pledge to Save More than 742 Million Gallons of Water
TORRANCE, Calif. , May 8, 2013 /3BL Media/ – Five U.S. cities were honored for residents’ commitment to water-saving choices as part of the second annual National Mayor’s Challenge for Water Conservation. Separated into five population categories, the winning cities are Denver; Tucson, Ariz.; West Palm Beach, Fla.; Bremerton, Wash. and Laguna Beach, Calif.