Ford is providing a fleet of 10 vehicles to municipalities and hospitals in Sofia, Plovdiv, Varna and Burgas. First batch has been personally received form the mayor of Sofia Municipality, Mrs. Yordanka Fandukova.
On April 5th, 2020, Ford and Moto-Pfohe provided Light Commercial Vehicles to the “Emergency Assistance And Prevention” Directorate of Sofia Municipality. Ford Courier and Ford Connect are going to deliver warm meal, medications and first necessity products. The vehicles have been received personally from the mayor of Sofia Municipality, Mrs. Yordanka Fandukova, together with representatives of the direction “Emergency Assistance And Prevention”. The keys were delivered from the Managing Directors of Moto-Pfohe, Mr. Atanas Furnadshiev and Mr. Masuhiro Oyama (heading photo) which call on behalf of Ford to everyone is: „We bring the good to your home. Stay safe!”. The teams from the “Emergency Assistance And Prevention” Directorate of Sofia Municipality instantly drove off the vehicles toward the people in need, while the mayor of Sofia Municipality, Mrs. Yordanka Fandukova personally was behind the wheel of Ford Connect.
In the context of the state of emergency extension in regard to the fight against the COVID-19, thousands of people submit requests to Sofia Municipality for deliveries of warm meals, medications and first necessity products, which leads to lack of transportation vehicles. Representatives of the most sold light commercial vehicles range in Europe are supporting municipal activities for emergency assistance and prevention, and National Operational Headquarter in their efforts to assist maximum citizens to remain at their homes and to protect their health. For a period of State of emergency Ford and Moto-Pfohe provide free of charge vehicles, whose capacity and volume are suitable for products delivery in the state of emergency. Every day around 3000 food and medications deliveries to elder people and people in need are done, and with the capacity of these vehicles the number of deliveries could be increased significantly.
In order to support in the most effective way the fight against COVID-19 in the country, Moto-Pfohe will provide gradually between 6th and 10th of April Ford vehicles to the hospitals and municipalities of Plovdiv, Varna and Burgas. On 7th of April Military Medical Academy will receive 8-seats Ford Custom for the needs of the emergency teams.
In April, Ford initiated the first of its kind service campaign, providing the opportunity to all Ford clients to stay home, while their vehicles are been serviced. In order to protect their clients’ health and mobility, Ford and Moto-Pfohe repair shops take the cars from the address provided, repair them and sanitize them, and bring them back to the point, indicated by the client.
Through service and charity activities, Ford Bulgaria provides a number of solutions in order to facilitate all the citizens who strive to observe the measures and recommendations of the National Operational Headquarter and World Health Organization in order to take fast control over the epidemic of COVID-19.
Moto-Pfohe is taking part in the fight against the epidemy, providing vehicles to those in need – hospitals and social patronages. In order to support the front-line teams, Moto-Pfohe provides 15 vehicles in total from Ford, Volvo and Land Rover range.