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Yanmar America Presents Good Neighbor with Donation

May 26, 2023
Yanmar America Corporation

Doug Belisle and Amanda Pruitt of the Good Neighbor Homeless Shelter receive a donation at a ceremony at Yanmar’s Adairsville Headquarters.

Adairsville, Georgia (May 26, 2023) - Yanmar America has announced a donation to Good Neighbor Homeless Shelter, a charitable organization that helps homeless people regain stability and reintegrate into society. Jeff Albright, President of Yanmar America, presented the donation to Doug Belisle, Executive Director of Good Neighbor, at a ceremony held at Yanmar's Adairsville headquarters.

"The strength of our community lies in the well-being of our families and children, and Good Neighbor provides essential services to reduce homelessness and make a positive impact on individuals and families," said Jeff Albright, President of Yanmar America. "As an active member of the local community, Yanmar America is proud to support society through volunteer activities and charitable contributions."

The donation represents funds raised by Yanmar America employees through various initiatives such as a golf tournament, raffles, weekly jeans days, a motorcycle ride, and includes participation in Good Neighbor's events.

"Good Neighbor extends its heartfelt gratitude to Yanmar America for their generous donation," said Doug Belisle. "The support of corporate partners like Yanmar America is vital in helping us provide crucial services to the community."

Yanmar America's collaboration with Good Neighbor builds upon their previous work with charitable organizations focused on children. It is part of their ongoing commitment to engage with the local community, supporting lives and striving towards a better future for all.

About Yanmar America Corporation

Yanmar America Corporation, located in Adairsville, GA, is the regional headquarters of Yanmar Co., Ltd. a global company based in Osaka, Japan. Yanmar Co. Ltd. was established in 1912, and in 1933 became the world's first manufacturer to develop a practical small diesel engine. Today, Yanmar is a recognized leader in the design and manufacturing of advanced performance diesel engines and diesel-powered equipment, as well as gas engine-based energy systems. Yanmar America Corporation is located at 101 International Parkway, Adairsville, GA 30103.
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About Good Neighbor Homeless Shelter

Good Neighbor, established in 1996, provides temporary shelter and comprehensive support to homeless individuals and families. With compassion, they address physical, emotional, and spiritual needs, empowering those in need to regain stability. Dedicated to restoring lives and preserving dignity, Good Neighbor offers essential resources and a sense of belonging to uplift individuals facing homelessness.
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