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GM Employees Celebrate Volunteerism with 5th Annual teamGM Cares Week

2016-09-06

More than 4,000 General Motors employees will donate their time and talent to more than 200 community service projects across the U.S. during the company’s 5th annual teamGM Cares Week September 12-16.

Auction of First 2017 Chevrolet Corvette Grand Sport Collector’s Edition to Benefit Karmanos Cancer Institute

2016-04-05

The first retail production 2017 Chevrolet Corvette Grand Sport Collector’s Edition will be auctioned Friday, April 8, in lot #3003 at 6 p.m. EDT at the Barrett-Jackson Palm Beach, Fl. Auction. One hundred percent of the sale price from the auction will benefit the Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute.

GM Foundation Awards $2.8 Million to Higher Education

2015-12-17

The General Motors Foundation today announced grants totaling more than $2.8 million in 2015 to support 31 universities and organizations across the country through its University/Organization Partner Program.

GM Foundation Grants $1 Million to Hispanic Groups

2015-09-10

The General Motors Foundation today announced grants totaling $1 million to fund Hispanic education and science, technology, engineering and math initiatives to help empower young Latinos to join the workforce of the future.

GM Foundation Grants $100,000 to Outreach in Arlington

2015-05-01

Arlington Assembly announced today it will provide $100,000 in grants to various community agencies through the General Motors Foundation’s Plant City Grants program. These grants will be used to help fund essential outreach programs aimed at building a stronger community and enriching lives in the Arlington area.

Study: Nine in 10 Parents Move Children from Booster Seat to Seat Belt Too Soon

2014-09-16

As part of National Child Passenger Safety Week (Sept. 14-20), Safe Kids Worldwide today released a study that finds nine out of 10 parents take children out of car booster seats before they are tall enough.

GM and GM Foundation Lead Auto Sector Support of ‘Grand Bargain’ to help Secure DIA Future

2014-06-09

DETROIT – General Motors and the General Motors Foundation, along with Chrysler Group LLC and Ford Motor Company, today announced a collective pledge of $26 million toward the “Grand Bargain” campaign to help both the Detroit Institute of Art (DIA) and the City of Detroit.

Study: The No. 1 Killer of Teens is Motor Vehicle Crashes

2014-06-03

More teens die in motor vehicle crashes than from any other cause of death, about 2,500 per year. Fatalities are split between teen drivers (56 percent) and passengers (44 percent).

GM Plant to Help Build First Shipping Container Homestead

2014-04-30

DETROIT – General Motors’ Detroit-Hamtramck Assembly plant is collaborating with Detroit nonprofit Michigan Urban Farming Initiative (MUFI) to help build the city’s first occupied shipping container homestead.

Buick Achievers Scholarship Recipient to be Featured on UNCF’s ‘An Evening of Stars’

2014-04-07

DETROIT – Buick Achievers Scholarship recipient and Spelman College senior Nartezya Dykes will be honored during the United Negro College Fund 35th annual An Evening of Stars broadcast on April 13, celebrating student excellence and rising graduation rates among minorities.

GM Foundation Donates More than $1.45 Million to Aid Habitat for Humanity

2014-03-18

DETROIT – The General Motors Foundation is donating more than $1.45 million to Habitat for Humanity to fund at least 10 new-home builds and 15 neighborhood revitalization projects across the United States, as well as a special veterans’ program in partnership with up to 50 Habitat affiliates.

GM Foundation Donates $400,000 to Karmanos Cancer Institute

2014-02-03

DETROIT – The General Motors Foundation is donating $400,000 to support cancer research conducted by the Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute. The grant celebrates Karmanos’ 32nd Annual Dinner and brings to nearly $7.3 million the combined contributions from the GM Foundation and GM over the last 17 years.

 

Buick Achievers Scholarship Application Period Opens Jan. 6

2014-01-06

DETROIT – The Buick Achievers Scholarship Program, funded by the General Motors Foundation, will accept applications for 2014 scholarships from Monday, Jan. 6, through 5 p.m. EST on Friday, Feb. 28.

GM Foundation Grant Sends 256 Detroit Children to Preschool

2013-12-02

DETROIT – The General Motors Foundation is making a quality preschool education possible for 256 children in Detroit’s most challenged neighborhoods through a $500,000 grant in support of the Education Achievement Authority (EAA) of Michigan.

GM Foundation Grants $2.9 Million to Higher Education

2013-11-26

DETROIT – The General Motors Foundation today announced grants totaling $2.9 million to support 26 leading universities and partnering organizations across the country this year through its University/Organization Partner Program.

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GM Reports First-Quarter Net Income of $2.0 Billion

General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) today announced first-quarter net income to common stockholders of $2.0 billion or $1.24 per diluted share, compared to $0.9 billion or $0.56 per diluted share a year ago. Earnings per share diluted-adjusted for special items was a first-quarter record at $1.26, up 47 percent compared to the first quarter of 2015.

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