(West Point, GA.) Dec. 23, 2014 – Team members at Kia Motors Manufacturing Georgia, Inc. (KMMG) in West Point recently donated more than 500 toys to the U.S. Marine Corps League in LaGrange.
“Our team members went the extra mile this year to ensure children in need have quality toys this holiday season,” said Randy Jackson, senior vice president of human resources and administration. “KMMG’s toy collection effort grows each year. We are especially proud of the generosity displayed this year by everyone.”
KMMG team members donated enough toys to fill three pick-up trucks.
Toys for Tots is a collection program managed nationally by the United States Marine Corps since 1948. The local U.S. Marine Corps League will donate the toys to LaGrange Personal Aid and The Salvation Army.
Kia Motors Manufacturing Georgia, Inc. (KMMG) is the first manufacturing site in North America for Kia Motors Corporation based in Seoul, Korea. With an annual capacity of 360,000 units, KMMG is located on 2,200 acres in West Point, Georgia, and began mass production on Nov. 16, 2009. KMMG is home to the Sorento CUV and the Optima mid-size sedan, two of the brand’s top selling models in the U.S.