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Posted on September 4, 2019

Mercedes-Benz Financial Services Partners with 10 Metro-Detroit Non-Profits for 7th Annual Week of Caring

Sept. 9-13, 2019, Community Organizations in Detroit and Around SE Michigan to Benefit from 500+ Employee Volunteers

WHAT:

Mercedes-Benz Financial Services is hosting its seventh annual Week of Caring – five consecutive employee volunteer days dedicated to a variety of community service projects across metro Detroit, benefitting 10 local non-profit organizations.

This year, more than 500 associates from the company’s headquarters in Farmington Hills, Mich. are expected to donate approximately 3,000 volunteer hours throughout one week, lending their time and talents to a variety of community outreach projects focused on arts and culture, education, diversity & Inclusion and community enhancement.

WHEN AND WHERE:

Sept. 9-13, 2019; 9:30 a.m. – 2 p.m. daily

A complete listing of all project details, including descriptions, locations, number of volunteers, etc., is available HERE. Visuals/photo and interview opportunities are available at all project sites.

WHO:

More than 500 from Mercedes-Benz Financial Services will volunteer with 10 metro-Detroit non-profits, including:

  • City Year Detroit/Kids Against Hunger (Osborn H.S. in Detroit)
  • Community Living Centers (Farmington Hills)
  • DAWG: Detroit Animal Welfare Group (Bruce Twp.)
  • Forgotten Harvest (Oak Park and Fenton)
  • Humble Design (Pontiac; Home Addresses TBD)
  • Macomb County Habitat for Humanity (Clinton Township)
  • Michigan Urban Farming Initiative (Detroit)
  • MOSAIC Youth Theatre (Detroit)
  • NSO: Neighborhood Service Organization (Detroit)
  • Ruth Ellis Center (Highland Park)

Mercedes-Benz Financial Services USA LLC, headquartered in Farmington Hills, Mich., with a Business Center in Fort Worth, Texas, provides brand-specific financial products and services for Mercedes-Benz automotive dealers and their retail customers. It is a member of the Daimler Mobility AG group of companies. More information is available at www.mbfs.com/corp or www.facebook.com/mymbfs.