Giving Back


Toyota’s New Device helps the visually impaired
Toyota is a company that not only cares about cars, but it’s also concerned for people in society. Currently, Toyota is producing technology to help people who are visually impaired. Toyota’s new device is worn by those with visual impairments to help them navigate their surroundings. This wearable device uses […]

Visually Impaired Helped with Toyota’s New Device


Toyota water steward
Toyota is increasing its efforts when it comes to water stewardship with a new watershed effort. Toyota’s Portland Vehicle Distribution Center (VDC) was recently redesigned with a focus on water conservation and cleanliness. Located on the Willamette River, the VDC is designed to be as eco-friendly as possible. According to […]

Toyota Water Stewardship: A New Approach to Conserving H2O


A group of teenagers
What better way to promote safe teen driving than to have their peers encourage them? That’s the idea behind Toyota’s recent TeenDrive365 Video Challenge, a competition designed to have teen drivers make short videos on safe driving habits. More than 1,000 videos were submitted from across the country, according to […]

Toyota Encourages Safe Teen Driving




Thank a teacher this week
For almost two decades now, Toyota has partnered with the National Center for Families Learning (NCFL) to recognize and award teachers who do an exceptional job of involving families in the education process. This year, Kristen Whitaker of Columbia Heights Education Campus (CHEC) in Washington, D.C., took home the award […]

D.C. History Teacher Wins Toyota Teacher of the Year Award


Martin Luther King statue, what is your dream for the future
Toyota celebrated Martin Luther King Day by donating both to Historically Black Colleges & Universities (HBCUs) as well as to The Salvation Army. The former received a total of $50,000 split between five HBCUs, including Bowie State University, Delaware State University, Howard University, Morehouse College, and Morgan State University. The […]

Toyota Donates to HBCUs and The Salvation Army for Martin ...