Mazda North American Operations (MNAO, Orange County, California) announced that it is donating $5,354,550 to select charities as a result of its event. In addition to the monetary donation, Mazda employees and dealers across the nation also will donate more than 72,000 charitable service hours in 2016 through various local charitable service opportunities.
“Mazda Drive for Good” winter event was created in 2013. In its third year, Mazda’s Drive for Good event ran from November 23, 2015 through January 4, 2016. Mazda continued its donation of $150 per new Mazda sold. Nationally, Mazda worked with St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, American Red Cross, American Heart Association and Mazda Foundation(U.S.A). Additionally, Mazda offered a local charity option to its customers by partnering with an additional 43 charities based on dealer input in the local markets. In addition to the monetary donation, Mazda also pledged an hour of charitable service for every test drive of a new Mazda vehicle taken during the Mazda Drive for Good event.
Please see the press releases of MNAO’s official website for more information.
Mazda Drive for Good