The Ambassador Group announced that Local First Arizona Foundation has received a $5,000 Nationwide Private Client Partners in Giving donation. The money will help create a stronger economy, a more vibrant community, and better job opportunities for Arizonans.
Private Client is Nationwide’s personal lines carrier focused on the affluent market. Its appointed independent agents are offered an opportunity to make a difference in the lives of others with charitable donations in their local communities through the Partners in Giving program.
“People care deeply about organizations with a social mission. They are more likely to support businesses that share their commitment to making a difference,” says Molly Rondeau, Nationwide Private Client distribution, sales, and marketing executive. “Partners in Giving enables Private Client agents to direct donations to one of the charitable organizations we support, with an emphasis on strengthening our communities and improving people’s lives.”
The Ambassador Group shares in Nationwide’s value of social responsibility. They believe in making a difference in the community around us. This donation designated to Local First Arizona Foundation is just one way to work to make our community a better place to live and work for their employees and clients.
“We are honored to be able to give back to local Arizona charities through Local First Arizona Foundation. To give back to the state and community that has given so much to us is amazing,” says David DeLorenzo, president, The Ambassador Group. “We selected Local First Arizona Foundation because we know that the money will help Local First Arizona Foundation do good deeds in our own backyard. The foundation does a wonderful job taking care of those most in
“We are thrilled that Ambassador Group Insurance and Nationwide Private Client chose us for their charitable donation,” said Kimber Lanning, executive director, Local First Arizona Foundation. “This generous support will fund vital ‘train the trainer’ programs that help small businesses and nonprofits become more resilient and self sufficient, which in turn creates more job opportunities and successful communities.”
To date, Private Client has contributed $196,456 to organizations in Arizona, California, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Texas, and Washington through the Private Client Partners in Giving program. Nationwide Private Client has committed an additional $510,000 in Partners in Giving charitable donations for distribution throughout 2016.
In top photo, from left to right: Cindy Blake, underwriter, Nationwide Private Client; David DeLorenzo, CEO, Ambassador Group Insurance; Kimber Lanning, executive director, Local First Arizona Foundation; Ami Snodgrass, territory sales director, Nationwide Private Client; Dan Cuccia, senior director, Loss Control, Nationwide Private Client.