Supplier Launches Program to Give Back in Tough Times
"If you were employed in the company in 1989, it may have been hard to imagine that this automotive supplier would grow into such diverse markets," said Dr.
The company attributes its success to a laser-sharp focus on its core competencies of sealing, vibration control and elastomeric technologies; and to its relentless pursuit of perfection through its proprietary Growtth(R) program.
"While we are proud of 20 years of success, we realize we could not have accomplished this without the dedication of our employees and the support of the communities where we do business," said Dr. Sohi. "Freudenberg-NOK takes its commitment to social responsibility very seriously."
So the company has launched the "Your Community Partner" program in each of its locations, as a way for employees to thank their local communities by providing meaningful assistance. During these difficult economic times, many non-profit and community organizations are struggling and need volunteers and financial support more than ever.
"We are fortunate to be a financially sound supplier with a very diverse business portfolio," said Dr. Sohi. "So instead of spending on celebration events, we wanted to give back to our communities in a variety of ways from cleaning the beaches in
- SOS Community Services In Ypsilanti for the homeless
- The Community Service Center in
Plymouthfor the developmentally disabled
- Plymouth Township Park for environmental beautification projects
Founded in 1989, Freudenberg-NOK General Partnership based in
Today, Freudenberg-NOK is recognized by its global customers as a valued development partner and technology specialist. A leader in innovative business approaches, the company was an early adopter of Six Sigma quality practices. Freudenberg-NOK has earned the reputation as the benchmark in North American lean practices.
Freudenberg-NOK General Partnership is the Americas joint venture between Freudenberg and Company in
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