Subscribe to our free, weekly email newsletter!


NMHG presents check for $7,750 to United Way

NMHG has donated more than $232,000 to the United Way of Pitt County over the past three school years.
By Modern Materials Handling Staff
June 11, 2013

NACCO Materials Handling Group (NMHG) has presented a $7,750 check to United Way of Pitt County during a recent East Carolina University (ECU) baseball game versus University of Central Florida (UCF). A donation of $250 was given for every homerun hit this season by the Pirates, who hit 31 homeruns.

“Our involvement with the United Way has continued to grow over the past 10 years, particularly when we started this partnership with ECU Athletics,” said Brett Schemerhorn, Vice President of Marketing for NMHG. “NMHG, in collaboration with the ECU football, basketball and baseball teams, has donated more than $232,000 to the United Way of Pitt County over the past three school years.” 

Jim Cieslar, executive director of United Way of Pitt County, was present to receive the check from NMHG’s John Angster, VP of Human Resources, Americas.

“Our partnership with NMHG and ECU Athletics is an outstanding example of the commitment that NMHG has to the people of Eastern North Carolina,” said Cieslar. “The partnership between United Way and NMHG rests on a mutual commitment to our local community.”

Subscribe to Modern Materials Handling magazine

Subscribe today. It's FREE!
Find out what the world’s most innovative companies are doing to improve productivity in their plants and distribution centers.
Start your FREE subscription today!

Recent Entries

Manufacturing forecast predicts an increase of 124,000 jobs in 2015, 94,000 in 2016 and 30,000 jobs in 2017.

Sept. 9 event to feature robotic demonstrations and technical training seminars.

Partnership combines CareFusion's expertise in high-density automation to register, store and pick medications with Schaefer's range of manual, semi-automatic and automated solutions for the pharmaceutical supply chain.

LVS a provider of label inspection, print inspection, and barcode verification products, solutions, and services for the life sciences and other industries.

Company to exhibit in Reusable Packaging Pavilion at Pack Expo 2015

About the Author

Josh Bond, Senior Editor
Josh Bond is Senior Editor for Modern, and was formerly Modern’s lift truck columnist and associate editor. He has a degree in Journalism from Keene State College and has studied business management at Franklin Pierce University.


© Copyright 2015 Peerless Media LLC, a division of EH Publishing, Inc • 111 Speen Street, Ste 200, Framingham, MA 01701 USA