West Point, Ga. Nov. 14, 2011 – Kia Motors Manufacturing Georgia, Inc. (KMMG) has given a $5,000 donation to the Chattahoochee Council for Boy Scouts of America as a sponsor for the 2012 “Distinguished Citizen of the Year” Awards banquet that will be held in February.
“KMMG is honored to support this event for the third year in a row,” said Randy Jackson, KMMG’s vice president of human resources and administration. “Organizations like the Boy Scouts are so important to this area and it is a privilege for KMMG to be involved.”
Accepting on behalf of the Chattahoochee Council for Boy Scouts of America was Ben Schulz, Anthony Berger and Adam Lean.
Berger thanked KMMG and noted that donations from companies like KMMG would go a long way toward helping the Boy Scouts of America fulfill its commitment to the young men of this area.
“We value our partnership with KMMG and thank all of the team members for everything they do in our communities,” said Berger.
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About Kia Motors Manufacturing Georgia
Kia Motors Manufacturing Georgia, Inc. (KMMG) is the first manufacturing site in North America for Kia Motors Corporation based in Seoul, Korea. KMMG is located on 2,200 acres in West Point, Georgia, and began mass production of the 2011 Kia Sorento on Nov. 16, 2009. At full capacity, the plant will have the ability to build 360,000 vehicles annually from U.S. and globally-sourced parts.
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