Adairsville, Georgia (August 23, 2022) – Yanmar America has announced a donation to Advocates for Children, a non-profit organization that provides services to children and families who have been the victims of abuse and neglect. Jeff Albright, President of Yanmar America presented the donation to Rachel Castillo, President & CEO of Advocates for Children at a ceremony at Yanmar’s Adairsville headquarters.
“The strength of our community is built on the bonds of our families and our children, and Advocates for Children provides various programs to reduce the incidence of child abuse and make a real, positive impact on families,” said Jeff Albright, President of Yanmar America. “As a part of the local community, Yanmar America is proud to support society through its volunteer activities and donations.”
This donation represents money raised by Yanmar America employees through bake drives, raffles, weekly jeans days, participation in Advocates for Children’s own duck derby, and other activities.
“Advocates for Children thanks Yanmar America for its generous donation,” said Rachel Castillo. “The support of our corporate partners is crucial in helping us deliver services to the community.”
Yanmar America’s cooperation builds on previous work with children’s charities and is part of its ongoing engagement with the local community, to support people’s lives and realize a better future for all.
About Yanmar America Corporation
Yanmar America Corporation, located in Adairsville, GA, is the regional headquarters of Yanmar Co., Ltd. a global company based in Osaka, Japan. Yanmar Co. Ltd. was established in 1912, and in 1933 became the world’s first manufacturer to develop a practical small diesel engine. Today, Yanmar is a recognized leader in the design and manufacturing of advanced performance diesel engines and diesel-powered equipment, as well as gas engine-based energy systems. Yanmar America Corporation is located at 101 International Parkway, Adairsville, GA 30103. For more information, please visit yanmar.com/us.