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How to Build an Insurance or Any Business with Community at the Center

It’s a common corporate practice to use philanthropic pursuits to improve both their communities and public images. Some organizations donate both funding and manpower through formal philanthropy programs. Others choose to give regularly to selected charities. But for Pamela Davis, …

Man Pleads Guilty to Burning African American Churches in Louisiana

The aspiring ‘black metal’ musician who was arrested in a series of fires set at African American churches in Louisiana last spring pleaded guilty to federal and state criminal charges. The U.S. Attorney’s Office said in a news release that …

How One Agent Adopted a Nonprofit Niche

Phillip Hawley, president of Hawley & Associates in Bellevue, Wash., understands the power of referrals in the nonprofit insurance world. His entire agency’s book of business took root with nonprofit referrals – one right after the other. Hawley began his …

How to Serve Today’s Nonprofit Insurance Market

Nonprofits are a lot like most insurance clients. They seek trusted and consultative relationships with their agents, brokers and carriers. They seek partners that understand their mission. But they also seek agents who understand in what ways their needs differ …

Charity First to Move Nonprofit Program to Nova Casualty Co.

Property and casualty program manager Charity First has announced plans to transition its nonprofit and social service business to Nova Casualty Co., a specialty program carrier and a member of AIX Group. The move will enable Charity First to offer …

Avoid These 8 Mistakes When Placing Nonprofit Insurance

This post is part of a series sponsored by Charity First. Standard appointed markets are not set up to deal with the specialized risks presented by many nonprofits—there is no one-size-fits-all solution for nonprofit coverage, even if the nonprofit is …

How Insurance for Nonprofits Has Changed for the Better

When Pamela Davis started in the insurance industry 26 years ago, there were few insurance markets willing to take on the unique risks of nonprofit organizations. Back then, says Davis, who is now president and CEO of the Nonprofits Insurance …