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DVR Alert: Saturn Work with Hands on Homes to be Featured in "Renovation Nation" Segment Friday

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Catch the Saturn Hands on Homes team in action helping families build affordable, energy-efficient homes on a new episode of "Renovation Nation" this Friday, August 21st at 9pm EST. With the help of various charitable organizations, Saturn Hands on Homes is helping to rebuild some of the neglected neighborhoods of Detroit's East Side. The program coordinates funding and volunteer efforts with Saturn retailers, Habitat for Humanity, and Jon Bon Jovi's Philadelphia Soul Charitable Foundation, to construct homes using green practices and materials.

Giving Back: Saturn of South Burlington Plays Up Philanthropic Mission

Myra Mathis Flynn from the Burlington Free Press: If car companies are having tough economic times, you wouldn't know it by looking at Saturn of South Burlington. Their philanthropic presence has been alive and well in the community for years and they aren't going to let a pesky little recession hold them back.

Delivering Joy this Holiday Season

Delivering Joy this Holiday Season

Three Saturn Outlook vehicles filled with Saturn retailer and public donated housewarming gifts are parked in front of five new houses built by the Saturn Hands on Homes program in Detroit, Michigan last week.

Detroit Family Gets First House Built by Saturn "Hands on Homes" Program

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Detroit resident Sherrell English and her two daughters have a new home for the holidays. Their house – and the four adjacent homes – were built through the Saturn Hands on Homes program, a cooperative effort by General Motors' Saturn division, Detroit area-Saturn retailers, Habitat for Humanity Detroit and Jon Bon Jovi's Philadelphia Soul Foundation.

Saturn Retailers Support the Community by Selling Pictures of Hope Greeting Cards

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Greeting cards from Pictures of Hope – a Linda Solomon Project – are now available at various locations. The greeting cards feature photos taken by at-risk children who participated in photography workshops at six different organizations around the country. One-hundred percent of the card sales will benefit the six organizations where the photography workshops were held.

Detroit-Area Saturn Retailers Collecting Donations of New Household Items for Habitat for Humanity Families

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Saturn retailers in the Detroit area will dedicate the first of five Habitat for Humanity Homes built by the Saturn Hands on Homes project on December 12th. To help further celebrate the occasion, Saturn retailers are collecting donations of new, unused household items for the families moving into these and other Habitat for Humanity homes.

Saturn Gives Children "Pictures of Hope"

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Saturn is sponsoring Pictures of Hope, a photography project led by an award winning photojournalist that gives children in transitional living programs the opportunity to take photos that reflect their hopes and dreams and are then featured in a set of greeting cards. In October, a number of Saturn retailers across the country will host reveal events where the children, along with their families, will see their photos for the very first time.

Video: Fan Builds Special Red Sox Ion for Charity

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Danica Pecirep from the New England Cable News talks to John Provost from Worcester, Massachusetts about the one-of-a-kind Boston Red Sox-inspired Saturn Ion he's hoping to sell to raise money to care for his mother "who has a lot of medical expenses, and a lot of bills."

Bon Jovi with a Saturn Outlook

Bon Jovi with a Saturn Outlook

Rock star Jon Bon Jovi, in front of a 2008 Saturn Outlook, on Maryland Street near the site where his Philadelphia Soul Charitable Foundation is teaming up with the Saturn Hands on Homes program and Habitat for Humanity to build five news houses in Detroit, Michigan this past Monday. Five families should be in their new homes by the holidays.

Jon Bon Jovi and Saturn Team with Habitat for Humanity to Help Five Detroit Families Build a New Place to Call Home

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While Jon Bon Jovi is used to bringing down the house, today he announced the building of five homes in the MorningSide community on Detroit's East Side. On behalf of his Philadelphia Soul Charitable Foundation, Bon Jovi joined Saturn General Manager Jill Lajdziak, Detroit-area Saturn retailers and Habitat for Humanity Detroit to kick off a construction blitz that will provide five Detroit families with their own homes by the holidays.

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Searching for an Original 1991 Saturn Owner

A television station in Ohio is working on a news segment about Saturn, and they are looking for an owner of any 1991 Saturn who lives in the area between the Cleveland, Ohio and Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania area. Ideally, the person they'd like to talk to is someone who is the original owner and still uses the car.