Staying involved with our community is critically important to all of us here at Honda Manufacturing of Alabama. That’s why we stand ready to make charitable donations, volunteer our time and lend a hand in any way we can. Here are a few ways we do our best to be a good neighbor.
We’re proud to provide financial support to nonprofit organizations that promote cultural enrichment, respond to social needs and stimulate advancements in safety, diversity, youth education and the environment. If your organization’s values are in line with ours, follow one of the links to the right to request funding.
Honda Manufacturing of Alabama supports programs and organizations in the areas of education, arts and culture, civic and community, health, safety and human services and the environment.
Priority consideration will be given for projects within the Central Alabama area where our associates live and work — Calhoun, Etowah, Jefferson, St. Clair and Talladega counties. In addition, Honda considers projects on a case-by-case basis outside this area if the projects reflect our priorities of interest.
The Nature of the Program
Honda Manufacturing of Alabama places its priorities on the support of programs — particularly education. We believe the best use of our funding is not so much in supporting annual operating budgets, but in supporting programs that can make a difference in the communities in which our associates live and work.
Honda believes certain qualities contribute to success in any endeavor, including creativity, innovation and imagination. Honda favors programs that:
to explore their potential for achievement
to community problems
of seeking the toughest challenges and approaching them with youthfulness and creativity
in a manner that promotes fairness throughout our community
The Quality of the Program
To evaluate a proposal, the following questions are considered:
Honda Manufacturing of Alabama does not make grants to:
Historically, Honda Manufacturing of Alabama funding has not supported:
Complete the electronic application form and upload all required attachments, and you will receive a confirmation email.
Receipt of grant applications and application status will be acknowledged via email.
Requests are considered on a rotating basis throughout the year.
Organizations may only receive a program grant for three years consecutively and must wait 12 months before submitting another program grant request.
Applicants will be notified concerning a decision approximately two to eight weeks after submitting the application.
We’re a team here at Honda. So when one member of our team is committed to a cause, we’ll share a bit of that commitment. That’s why we’re proud to donate $200 to any eligible nonprofit organization after one of our associates or their spouse completes 40 hours of volunteer time there in one year. Want to know more? Click here.
Have you seen our team, clad in red t-shirts, volunteering in your community? Their efforts are part of Volunteer Summer. And for each of our associates who spends at least five hours volunteering for a qualified nonprofit, we’ll donate a $100 contribution to that organization. Click here
United Way fills so many important needs for our community. That’s why our associates have been so passionate about contributing since we began production in 2001. And it’s why we gladly match 40 cents for every dollar given by our associates.