Nissan: Nissan supports revitalization of Greenview Drive in Mississippi by building a Habitat House

Posted on 30. Apr, 2016 by in Nissan Canada

CANTON, Miss.  – Nissan volunteers will supplement tough hats and apparatus belts to their work clothes as they continue a partnership with Habitat for Humanity Mississippi Capital Area (HFHMCA) that began scarcely a decade ago. Nissan is focusing a efforts on Greenview Drive – a run-down south Jackson travel that is being revitalized interjection to HFHMCA and a supporters.

Starting today, hundreds of worker volunteers from Nissan will take partial in a 8 day Nissan Build during 2913 Greenview Drive during Apr and May. The home is being assembled for internal Jackson proprietor Kena Span and her 4 children.

“We share Habitat’s joining to building tolerable communities,” pronounced Steve Marsh, Nissan – Canton, clamp boss of manufacturing. “Building this residence creates a positive, durability grant in a revitalization of Greenview Drive and we are respected to work with Habitat for Humanity Mississippi Capital Area again on a new home.”

Nissan’s inhabitant partnership with Habitat began in response to hurricanes Katrina and Rita in 2005. Nissan donated $1 million, supposing 50 Nissan Titan trucks for Habitat’s response efforts in a Gulf Coast and mobilized employees to support in home building. Since 2006, Nissan employees have helped build some-more than 60 homes opposite a United States, logging some-more than 70,000 proffer hours.

“Nissan is a personality not usually in a automotive attention though also in village citizenship,” pronounced Cindy Griffin, executive executive of HFHMCA. “Nissan – Canton’s sponsorship this year of a residence on Greenview Drive is a latest in a prolonged and inexhaustible story of their partnership with us. Nissan employees denote a top ideals of volunteerism, putting their hearts into movement as they work alongside partner families, assisting them build their new homes. We are unapproachable to be their partner.”

Span is looking brazen to operative with Nissan worker volunteers on her house. “I can’t wait to get to know them and to appreciate them for all that they are doing for me and my family,” she said. “It is a truly a blessing for Nissan to unite my house. we appreciate God for this blessing, and we appreciate Habitat for giving me this opportunity. “

To learn some-more about apropos a HFHMCA donor, proffer or homeowner, greatfully call 601-353-6060 or revisit habitatmca.org.

About Habitat for Humanity Mississippi Capital Area
Habitat for Humanity Mississippi Capital Area (HFHMCA) is a nonprofit Christian housing classification that seeks to put God’s adore into movement by bringing people together to build homes, communities and hope. Working in partnership with low income families and regulating proffer labor and donated materials whenever possible, a classification is building basic, affordable houses that are afterwards sole to families during cost with no distinction or interest. Since a first in 1986, HFHMCA has partnered with families to build some-more than 600 homes in a Mississippi collateral area.

About 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

Parul Bajaj
Manager, Group Communications, Manufacturing, Labor and Broadcast
Parul.Bajaj@nissan-usa.com

Peggy Hampton
HFHMCA
(601) 353-6060 (office)
(601) 421-4131 (mobile)
phampton@habitatmca.org

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