Nissan: Nissan North America doubles down on partnership with Habitat for Humanity with "The House a Media Built"

Posted on 29. Oct, 2016 by in Nissan Canada

NASHVILLE Tenn. – Nissan North America offer validated a ongoing joining to Habitat for Humanity by bringing in some-more than 50 reporters from around a republic to attend in a 11th home build in Nashville with a organization, dubbing it “The House a Media Built.” This accelerated, six-day build began Oct. 17 and was finished Friday, Oct. 28 during 4 pm with a home dedication.

“Nissan began a attribute with Habitat for Humanity some-more than a decade ago with a concession of $1 million, 50 TITAN trucks and an contentment of worker proffer time following Hurricane Katrina,” pronounced Dan Bedore, director, Nissan Division Communications. “This attribute goes to a heart of a values, not usually as a corporate citizen, though as neighbors in a communities in that we live, work and serve.”

“The House a Media Built” follows a company’s recent announcement pledging another $1 million extend to a organization, and another decade of use assisting to build some-more homes for families in need of decent, affordable housing. Portions of Nissan’s grant will be used to enhance Habitat’s car fleet, that supports disaster liberation efforts, with a largest apportionment going towards a cost of building homes in areas of a nation where Nissan has an operational presence.

Nissan’s partnership with Habitat began in 2005 when it donated 50 trucks and mobilized employees to support in home building following Hurricanes Katrina and Rita in a Gulf Coast region. In a final decade, Nissan has donated an additional 88 vehicles. Since 2006, Nissan’s employees have logged some-more than 80,000 proffer hours with Habitat for Humanity, building 71 homes opposite a U.S. and 11 in Nashville.

Habitat for Humanity of Greater Nashville seeks to put God’s adore into movement by bringing people together to build homes, communities and hope. Prior to apropos homeowners, Habitat destiny homeowners attend home preparation classes, work during a build site, and proffer during Habitat’s sell outlet, a ReStore. Since 1985, Habitat of Greater Nashville has built or recycled some-more than 770 homes. To ask an focus or to accept some-more information about Habitat for Humanity of Greater Nashville, call 615-254-HOME (4663) or revisit www.habitatnashville.org.

Nissan North America
In North America, Nissan’s operations embody automotive styling, engineering, consumer and corporate financing, sales and marketing, placement and manufacturing. Nissan is dedicated to improving a sourroundings underneath a Nissan Green Program and has been famous annually by a U.S Environmental Protection Agency as an ENERGY STAR® Partner of a Year given 2010. More information on Nissan in North America and a finish line of Nissan and Infiniti vehicles can be found online during www.nissanusa.com and www.InfinitiUSA.com, or revisit a U.S. media sites NissanNews.com and InfinitiNews.com. 

 

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Contact

Steve Yaeger
Nissan Communications
steve.yaeger@nissan-usa.com
615-725-4443

Nakia Fowler
Habitat for Humanity International 
404-962-3445
newsroom@habitat.org

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