IICF News

Insurance Foundation Launches Washington Chapter

The Insurance Industry Charitable Foundation Western Division has opened a Washington chapter. This marks the introduction of the division’s third chapter, following the launch of its Colorado and Arizona Chapters in 2011 and 2012. The Washington Chapter will be led …

IICF Teams with Sesame Street Character to Promote Early Reading

The Children’s Bureau, a Los Angeles, Calif., area nonprofit, recently received a visit from Sesame Street’s Abby Caddaby as a part of the Insurance Industry Charitable Foundation’s Every Day is a Reading and Writing Day initiative. As a part of its annual Week of Giving, the …

IICF’s Northeast Division Awards Ten Local Community Grants

The Insurance Industry Charitable Foundation’s (IICF) Northeast Division today announced it has awarded ten local community grants – in the amount of $2,500 each – to nonprofit organizations working outside the Metropolitan areas in New York, New Jersey and Connecticut. …

IICF Names Breese Director of Marketing and Communications

The Insurance Industry Charitable Foundation has named Alisa Breese director of marketing and communications. Breese has more than 15 years of experience developing marketing and communications plans and strategies within the insurance industry, both domestic and international. She previously worked …

Farmers CEO Remembers Joplin Tornado at California Gala

Jeff Dailey, CEO of Farmers Insurance, turned what could have been a mere acceptance speech into a lesson-filled personal account of his first time seeing the devastation wreaked by the May 2011 tornado in Joplin, Mo. “Joplin was a major …

Farmers Being Recognized by IICF for Helping Disaster Stricken Communities

Farmers Insurance will be presented with the Insurance Industry Charitable Foundation’s Golden Horizon Award at the organization’s annual Horizon Award Gala on March 16 at the Alexandria Hotel in downtown Los Angeles, Calif. Accepting the IICF award on behalf of Farmers …

IICF Unites P/C Industry for Record Year of Giving

Charity begins at home… and in the office. The year 2015 was a record-setting one for charitable giving and volunteering by property/casualty insurance professionals in offices across the  insurance industry. Leading the charitable activities for the industry is the Insurance …

P/C Industry Growing and Aligning Its Charitable Giving

U.S. property/casualty insurers have increased their charitable giving by an average of 15 percent since 2011, to an industry total of $575 million, outpacing inflation and moving closer to what many industry leaders believe the public expects, according to the …

IICF Northeast Benefit Dinner Raises $1.26M for Regional Charities

The Insurance Industry Charitable Foundation’s (IICF) 9th annual Northeast Benefit Dinner, held on Dec. 9 at New York City’s Waldorf Astoria Hotel, raised more than $1.26 million for regional charities. More than 900 insurance professionals attended the annual event, which …

IICF Week of Giving About Helping, Hope and the Future Starts Oct. 10

Giving can go well beyond being a mere act of philanthropy. That’s the thinking behind the upcoming Insurance Industry Charitable Foundation event from Oct. 10 through Oct. 17. The IICF Week of Giving, formerly known as Volunteer Week, is the …