KANSAS CITY, Kan. — General Motors Fairfax Assembly & Stamping presented six Kansas City-based nonprofits with $100,000 in Community Impact Grants.
The Kansas City Community Impact Grant recipients included:
Blue River Watershed Association: $10,000
KC STEM Alliance: $10,000
Social Impact Technology & Engineering: $10,000
United Way of Wyandotte County: $50,000
Veterans Community Project: $10,000
Plant Executive Director Bill Kulhanek and UAW Local 31 Shop Chair Dwayne Hawkins hosted a breakfast event for the nonprofit leaders and government officials. Kansas City, Kansas Mayor David Alvey also attended, thanking GM for its financial commitment to the local community and for many volunteer hours from the plant’s employees, according to a news release from GM.