Keystone Insurers Group, Safeco Insurance Support Pa. Autism Society
February 8, 2011
NORTHUMBERLAND, Pa.–(EON: Enhanced Online News)–Keystone Insurers Group and Safeco Insurance today jointly donated $5,000 to The Autism Society of America, Pa. Chapter. The funds were raised through Safeco’s Agent Giving Program.
The Safeco Agent Giving Program helps nonprofit organizations that work with youth and people with disabilities, with an emphasis on education and after-school programs, health and safety, and civic engagement. The donation will provide much-needed financial aid to families of children diagnosed with autism spectrum disorders (ASDs).
“Keystone strongly believes it is important to support local organizations helping children with ASDs,” said Jacqueline Kovach, Keystone’s Pa. state vice president. “We are pleased that their efforts help deserving children experience a high-quality, private education.”
Kovach and Joe Lesko, Safeco assistant vice president, presented the check to Dan Torisky of The Autism Society at the Pa. Chapter’s Monroeville location. For more information about The Autism Society, Pa. Chapter, visit http://www.autismsocietypgh.org or call (412) 856-7223.
About Safeco – In business since 1923 and based in Seattle, Washington, Safeco sells insurance to drivers and homeowners through a network of independent agents and brokers in eight regions of the United States. Safeco is part of Liberty Mutual Agency Markets, a business unit of Liberty Mutual Group, consisting of property and casualty and specialty insurance carriers that distribute their products and services primarily through independent agents and brokers. Liberty Mutual Group ranks 71st on the Fortune 500 list of the largest U.S. corporations, based on 2009 revenues.
About Keystone Insurers Group (KIG) – Founded in 1983 and headquartered in Northumberland, Pa., KIG is owned by its employees and franchise partners in Pennsylvania, North Carolina, Virginia, Indiana, Ohio and Kentucky. Each partner is an independent agency. With property/casualty premiums exceeding $1.4 billion, KIG is ranked fifth on Insurance Journal’s 2010 list of Top 100 Privately-Held Property/Casualty Agencies. For more information, go to www.keystoneinsgrp.com.