Combined Insurance Co-Sponsors American Cancer Society’s 2017 Walk and Roll Chicago Honors National Volunteer Week with a Commitment to Giving Back to its Communities - 04/28/2017
Combined Insurance, a leading provider of individual supplemental accident, disability, health, and life insurance products, and a Chubb company, sponsored the American Cancer Society’s Walk & Roll Chicago event at Soldier Field on Saturday, April 22. This is the second consecutive year the company participated in the event that raises awareness for all cancer.
This event was the latest example of how Combined Insurance and its employees are making a difference by supporting the American Cancer Society. More than 30 employees have volunteered their time at Walk and Roll in the last two years. Volunteers have also participated for the last three years in the Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk and have raised nearly $20,000 through individual fundraising.
The company continues to make it a corporate priority to give back to the community—a legacy which was started by the company’s philanthropic founder, W. Clement Stone.
“We are proud to be a sponsor again this year for the Walk & Roll Chicago event for the American Cancer Society,” said Melanie Lundberg, Assistant Vice President, Talent Management & Corporate Communications at Combined Insurance. “Our employees continue to support the American Cancer Society and their fight to find a cure for cancer. And in return, we are committed to continue giving to this worthy cause.”
More than 4,000 walkers, runners, skaters, cyclists, and volunteers came together to honor cancer survivors, raise awareness about reducing cancer risk, and raise money to support lifesaving research and the programs and services of the American Cancer Society. This year, the Walk & Roll celebrates its 46th anniversary.
“Year after year, this event shows the great strengths of our community who come together to walk, skate, and bike for a common cause,” said Samantha Kuderna, Community Manager, Special Events, at the American Cancer Society. “We are grateful for all of our sponsors, including Combined Insurance, for helping us raise critical funds to find cures to fight cancer and save more lives.”
Combined Insurance, which offers Cancer Care Protector supplemental insurance to consumers, has a tradition of success in the insurance industry dating back more than 90 years. Stone believed in making the world a better place—the company honors his commitment of giving back with volunteer efforts and donations to charitable organizations throughout the year with special focus on veteran, Latino, and health-focused charities.
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About Combined Insurance
Combined Insurance Company of America (Chicago, Ill.) is a leading provider of individual supplemental accident, disability, health, and life insurance products and a Chubb company. With a tradition of nearly 100 years of success, Combined Insurance is committed to making the world of supplemental insurance easy to understand. The company has an A+ rating by the Better Business Bureau and is one of Ward’s Top 50® Performing Life-Health Insurance Companies. Combined Insurance is also a 2017 Top 10 Military Friendly® Employer named by G.I. Jobs Magazine—marking the fifth consecutive year on the Top 10 employer list and third consecutive year in the Top 5. For more information, please visit combinedinsurance.com. Life, accident & sickness and disability insurance policies issued by Combined Insurance Company of America in all states, except New York. In New York, life, accident & sickness and disability insurance policies issued by Combined Life Insurance Company of New York (Latham, NY). Combined Insurance Company of America is not licensed and does not solicit business in New York.
Chubb is the world's largest publicly traded property and casualty insurance company. With operations in 54 countries, Chubb provides commercial and personal property and casualty insurance, personal accident and supplemental health insurance, reinsurance and life insurance to a diverse group of clients. As an underwriting company, we assess, assume and manage risk with insight and discipline. We service and pay our claims fairly and promptly. The company is also defined by its extensive product and service offerings, broad distribution capabilities, exceptional financial strength and local operations globally. Parent company Chubb Limited is listed on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE: CB) and is a component of the S&P 500 index. Chubb maintains executive offices in Zurich, New York, London and other locations, and employs approximately 31,000 people worldwide. Additional information can be found at: chubb.com.
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