TRIPLE J JOINS OVER 13,000 FORD EMPLOYEES, RETIREES AND DEALERS IN MORE THAN TWO DOZEN COUNTRIES FOR 10TH ANNUAL FORD GLOBAL WEEK OF CARING

Date: 
Saturday, September 12, 2015

Ford employees across the Asia Pacific region, including Guam are doing their part to build a better world this week during the 10th annual Ford Global Week of Caring program.
 
Over thirty Triple J employees, their family members and friends participated in a clean up on Saturday September 12th at theGuam Housing and Urban Renewal Authority’s Guam Elderly Project "Guma’ Trankilidat", Guam’s only project for low-income elderly and persons with disabilities.
 
The clean up effort consisted of landscaping maintenance, tree and shrub trimming, light power washing, assisting the residents in sprucing up their units and surrounding area and coating the sidewalks with “Wet & Forget” (eliminates outdoor mold, mildew and moss) donated by Sherwin Williams Guam.
 
The centerpiece of Ford’s year-round global volunteering campaign, Global Week of Caring – now in its tenth year – highlights the efforts of employees to make a difference in their communities.
 
In conjunction with this year’s Ford Global Week of Caring, more than 13,000 Ford employees, retirees and dealers will work on 310 community service projects in 26 countries for the tenth annual Ford Global Week of Caring.
 
About Ford Motor Company
Ford Motor Company, a global automotive industry leader based in Dearborn, Mich., manufactures or distributes automobiles across six continents. With about 177,000 employees and 65 plants worldwide, the company’s automotive brands include Ford and Lincoln. The company provides financial services through Ford Motor Credit Company. For more information about Ford and its products worldwide please visit www.corporate.ford.com.
 
About Triple J Enterprises
The Triple J operations include the Triple J Auto Group, which represents Ford, Lincoln, Mazda, Honda, Acura and Kia. Triple J Commercial Tire, which services cars, light trucks, and a full range of commercial vehicles and equipment. Triple J Rentals, the licensee for Hertz Rent A Car on Guam. Triple J Five Star Wholesale Foods, the distributor of high-quality food items including Certified Angus Beef, Hawaii Water, and Tyson food products. Triple J Real Estate Group, which specializes in commercial and residential property development in Guam, and Triple J Restaurant Group, which operates Outback Steakhouse, Tony Roma's, Capricciosa and Truong’s Vietnamese Restaurant.
 
About Guma’ Trankilidat
Guam Housing and Urban Renewal Authority’s Guam Elderly Project, "Guma’ Trankilidat," is financed through the Farmers Home Administration, Section 515 New Construction. Guma’ Trankilidat provides housing to very low-income elderly and persons with disabilities. The project contains 49 one-bedroom units. Section 8 rental assistance is provided residents of Guma Trankilidat. For more information about the Section 8 program visit GHURA’s Section 8 program web page.

Media Contact: Kristine Lujan, Director of Marketing, Triple J Enterprises, Inc.
Contact info: klujan@triplejguam.com or (671) 688 - 5845
 

Triple J staff load material under the main pavilion of Guma’ Trankilidat during the Tenth Annual Ford Global Week of Caring Guam’s Guma’ Trankilidat Clean Up on Saturday, September 12th, 2015.

Triple J staff take a break from waterblasting during the Tenth Annual Ford Global Week of Caring Guam’s Guma’ Trankilidat Clean Up on Saturday, September 12th, 2015.
 
Triple J staff take a break for the camera while assisting residents of Guma’ Trankilidat, during the Tenth Annual Ford Global Week of Caring Guam’s Guma’ Trankilidat Clean Up on Saturday, September 12th, 2015.


Triple J staff hard at work during the Tenth Annual Ford Global Week of Caring Guam’s Guma’ Trankilidat Clean Up on Saturday, September 12th, 2015.


Triple J staff take a break for a photo opp with staff and residents of Guma’ Trankilidat during the Tenth Annual Ford Global Week of Caring Guam’s Guma’ Trankilidat Clean Up on Saturday, September 12th, 2015.