Corporate Social Responsibility News

Nissan awards $100,000 to Governor’s Books from Birth Foundation for Tennessee’s Imagination Library
Sep 21, 2016

Nissan awards $100,000 to Governor's Books from Birth Foundation for Tennessee's Imagination Library

Nissan North America has extended its commitment to early childhood literacy in Middle Tennessee by granting $100,000 to Governor's Books from Birth Foundation (GBBF). Joined by First Lady Crissy Haslam, Nissan presented the check to GBBF President Theresa Carl today during a reading event at Casa Azafrán Early Learning Center in Nashville, Tennessee, in celebration of Tennessee's Imagination Library Week and Nissan's ongoing support of the Foundation. Nissan has contributed $1.1 million to GBBF since 2005.
Nissan Manufacturing Team Members
Aug 28, 2016

NAACP Murfreesboro Branch names Nissan North America "Organization of the Year"

The Murfreesboro (Tennessee) Branch of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) recognized Nissan North America, Inc. as "Organization of the Year" during its annual Freedom Fund awards banquet held on August 26 on the campus of Middle Tennessee State University. This marks the first time the Murfreesboro Branch has recognized corporate entities.
Hitoshi Kawaguchi
May 10, 2016

Nissan appoints its first chief sustainability officer

Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. announced today the appointment of its first chief sustainability officer, senior vice president Hitoshi Kawaguchi. As chief sustainability officer, Kawaguchi's responsibilities include representing the company on global sustainability issues.