Our Community Partners
Kaleidoscope Youth Center
Turning Point is the oldest rural domestic violence shelter in Ohio and recently opened a second location. Honda is proud to support this community partner and the work it does to support survivors of domestic violence and their families.
Science from Scientists
Science from Scientists provides hands-on lessons from actual scientists to teach and inspire the next generation to identify and solve real-world problems by improving STEM literacy.
Loggerhead Marinelife Center and The Honda Classic Cares
Juno Beach, Florida
Honda Classic Cares established to contribute net proceeds from The Honda Classic golf tournament and special event programs to nonprofit organizations in South Florida. This video focuses on one of those organizations—Loggerhead Marinelife Center.
To better prepare students for careers in the 21st century workforce, Colorado-based Eagle Rock Professional Development Center (PDC) is supporting Austin Independent School District’s (Austin ISD) “Student INC” program to bring entrepreneurship education to South Austin, Texas
Year Up Chicago
Honda is proud to support Year Up Chicago, an intensive training program that provides under-served young adults with a combination of hands-on skill development, coursework eligible for college credit, corporate internships and wraparound support.
Honda is a sponsor of Festival Latino, which provides the Columbus-area community with the opportunity to experience Latin American culture through performing arts, educational workshops and authentic cuisine.
Simon Kenton Pathfinders
In 1997, a group of 17 people organized the Simon Kenton Pathfinders (SKP) to form a shared-use bike trail in Champaign County, Ohio. It follows an abandoned railroad line once considered a dumping grounds full of old tires, bags of trash and a place for homeless people to reside.
Living Classrooms Foundation
In its ongoing commitment to advancing education and creating experiences of discovery that help young people achieve their dreams, Honda has partnered with Living Classrooms Foundation to give students from high-risk environments a unique maritime experience.
Trombone Shorty Foundation
New Orleans, Louisiana
Acura is building on the brand’s 18-year commitment to the music and arts of New Orleans as the automaker joined iconic bandleader, singer, songwriter and producer, Troy “Trombone Shorty” Andrews, as Official Automotive Partner of the Trombone Shorty Foundation’s Shorty Fest and Trad Fridays in 2017.
Lakota Star Knowledge Project
Pine Ridge Reservation, South Dakota
To address the issue of low science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) proficiency on the reservation and increase exposure to STEM opportunities, Oglala Lakota College and the American Honda Foundation partnered on the Lakota Star Knowledge Project. The program provides STEM curriculum, research and outreach to kindergarten through twelfth-grade Native American youth on the Pine Ridge Reservation in South Dakota. A new Honda Community Partners Spotlight video about the program can be seen below:
Ohio Wildlife Center
Honda Manufacturing of America Inc. has a longstanding relationship with the Ohio Wildlife Center, based near Columbus, Ohio. The Ohio Wildlife Center’s mission is threefold: Providing for care of injured and orphan wildlife native to Ohio with the goal of rehabilitation; conservation education and SCRAM Wildlife control. Click on the video below to learn more about this organization.