Insurance Industry Charitable Foundation (IICF) News

Insurance Industry Showcases Philanthropic, COVID Relief Initiatives

The insurance industry nonprofit Insurance Industry Charitable Foundation (IICF) gave insurance industry leaders an opportunity to talk about their philanthropic initiatives at a recent media event. Leaders from AIG, Amwins, AXA XL, EY, Lloyd’s and The Hartford discussed their efforts …

How Kindness and Giving Prevailed in a Year Fraught with Challenges

This year has been unusually challenging, to say the least. We’ve been thrust into a virtual life of Zoom work meetings, virtual school, telemedicine and more. Many of us are tired of virtual life and uncertainty. We miss our colleagues …

IICF Promotes Myatt to VP, Chief Program Officer

The Insurance Industry Charitable Foundation (IICF) has promoted Betsy Myatt to vice president, chief program officer, effective Aug. 1. In this newly created role, Myatt will focus on the continued expansion of IICF conference programming and thought leadership in the …

IICF Midwest Division Raises Over $400K for Regional Nonprofits

The Insurance Industry Charitable Foundation (IICF) says more than $400,000 was raised for the IICF Midwest Community Grants Program at its 7th annual Midwest Division Blazing the Trail Benefit, on March 8 in Chicago. More than 350 insurance professionals and …

Insurance Industry Foundation Opens Charity Fund for Hurricane Irma Victims

The Insurance Industry Charitable Foundation (IICF), a nonprofit organization for insurance industry charitable giving, has launched a new disaster relief fund to assist the millions affected by the catastrophic damage of Hurricane Irma. IICF says the need for assistance is …

Munich Re’s Vasturia to Serve as IICF Chairman

The Insurance Industry Charitable Foundation (IICF) has named John Vasturia, president of Specialty Markets for Munich Reinsurance America Inc., as chairman for IICF’s board of governors. Vasturia has been a member of the board for three years. The IICF, which …

IICF Touts Insurance Industry Volunteer Week Success

More than 8,575 insurance industry volunteers from 76 cities in 30 states provided more than 25,000 hours of service to community nonprofits during the Insurance Industry Charitable Foundation’s (IICF) Week of Giving, according to IICF. Held this year from October …

Insurance Industry, IICF Raise $70K-Plus for Central Texas Flood Victims

Central Texas may currently be under drought conditions and suffering from elevated wildfire risk but merely months ago the situation was just the opposite. In May, the Austin and Central Texas areas were deluged with flooding from a widespread storm …

Insurance Industry Charitable Foundation Launches London Division

The Insurance Industry Charitable Foundation (IICF), a U.S.-based nonprofit organization funded by the insurance industry, has expanded its operations to the United Kingdom with the launch of its first international division. IICF’s newly formed London Division will join the collective …

IICF’s Early Literacy Campaign with Sesame Workshop Inspires Parents, Industry

It’s been about a year since Elmo and Cookie Monster became part of an industry-wide effort by the Insurance Industry Charitable Foundation (IICF) to promote early literacy, and it isn’t just the kids who have shown their love for the …