CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) - Johnson C. Smith University and President Dr. Ronald L. Carter are getting special recognition for commitment in promoting an eco-friendly lifestyle.
On Saturday, Toyota donated a Toyota Prius liftback for the University to use for one year.
Officials say it's part of Toyota's Green Initiative.
The company says JCSU has worked to create campus that encourages students to care for the environment.
Toyota is donating a total of 22 hybrid vehicles to other CIAA and Southwestern Athletic Conference institutions that follow the mission of the Toyota Green Initiative.