Volkswagen Group UK is celebrating 70 years for the reason that first franchise was granted to import the Beetle to the UK.
The milestone was celebrated on the firm’s headquarters in Milton Keynes, with a day of actions.
Volkswagen Group managing director, Alex Smith, additionally handed over a cheque to Ian Revell, CEO of Milton Keynes Group Basis (MKCF), establishing the Volkswagen Group Endowment Fund. The Group’s £35,000 donation shall be matched from the MKCF’s Match Fund marketing campaign to make a £70,000 endowment, a becoming celebration of the 70th anniversary.
Smith stated: “As we have fun our previous, current and future because the main automotive Group within the UK, we’re delighted to proceed our 32-year relationship with MKCF by supporting funding on this new fund. We’re assured it will likely be used correctly to present grants to native charities which now, greater than ever, want our assist. We’re proud to present again to the area people in Milton Keynes, in addition to by means of our different charitable donations to plenty of different organisations throughout the nation.”