In an initiative that reflects its unwavering commitment to its local community, National Arab Motors (Kia Jordan) recently donated a Kia Picanto vehicle to the Children's Museum Jordan. The donation was delivered by the company's Vice Chairman Nihad Zacharia to the Museum's Development Manager Rania Malki.
The donation comes as a gesture of support to the Museum and its mission of delivering exciting, interactive learning experiences to children all across Jordan. The donated vehicle is a valuable addition to the Children's Museum's fleet, supporting it in its logistical and operational activities.
Zacharia underlined Kia's Jordan continual efforts to support various national institutions such as the Children's Museum that seek to make a difference in the lives of citizens everywhere.
"National Arab Motors is proud to support the Children's Museum of Jordan, as the demographic they target constitutes the pillar of our future and the soil in which we plant the seeds of our hope," commented Zacharia. "This step also highlights the fact that our contribution to the community is diverse and geared toward its various segments, with the singular objective of creating a better Jordan for all."
Malki expressed the Museum's appreciation for Kia's Jordan support and the spirit of collaboration it reflects. "We are deeply grateful to Kia Jordan for this valuable step, which showcases the kind of ideals that will help realize our vision. We hope to see other companies follow the example set out by National Arab Motors in support of early childhood learning."
National Arab Motors has a longstanding track record of contributions to the local community. The company's social responsibility strategy has several focal points which, in addition to children, include the environment, youth, and physical fitness.
The Children's Museum Jordan, a non-profit educational organization launched by of HM Queen Rania in 2007. The Museum offers over 150 indoor and outdoor permanent exhibits and educational facilities such as the library and art studio along with year round educational programs and events for children.
Kia Motors Corporation (www.kia.com ) -- a maker of quality vehicles for the young-at-heart -- was founded in 1944 and is Korea's oldest manufacturer of motor vehicles. As part of the Hyundai-Kia Automotive Group, Kia aims to become one of the world's premier automotive brands. Over 1.5 million vehicles a year are produced in 13 manufacturing and assembly operations in eight countries which are then sold and serviced through a network of distributors and dealers covering 172 countries.