We know we can depend on Philadelphia Insurance to stand with us so we can honor our commitment to be there for our neighbors in times of disaster.
Bala Cynwyd, PA (PRWEB) May 23, 2013
Philadelphia Insurance Companies (PHLY), a leading property/casualty and professional liability insurance company for niche markets, is donating $50,000 to the American Red Cross disaster relief efforts following the devastating tornadoes in the Midwest. PHLY announced the pledge today during the “Operation Brotherly Love” KYW-TV CBS 3 telethon.
“Our thoughts and prayers are with all of the people affected by these disasters and our admiration goes out to all of the volunteers and first responders who bravely come to the aid of their neighbors in times like this,” shared Bob O’Leary, President and CEO of Philadelphia Insurance Companies.
PHLY employees are also making donations to the Red Cross and collecting items for the people impacted by the severe weather in the Midwest. The Company will host a link on its website where its business partners and the public can make donations.
“We know we can depend on Philadelphia Insurance to stand with us so we can honor our commitment to be there for our neighbors in times of disaster,” said Judge Renee Cardwell Hughes, CEO of the American Red Cross Southeastern Pennsylvania Chapter.
As a leading provider of insurance to the non-profit and human service industry, PHLY has a long history of supporting disaster relief. PHLY partnered with members of the Tokio Marine Group in 2012 to donate over $195,000 to the Red Cross following Hurricane Sandy. The Company and its employees also raised $129,000 for the Red Cross Haiti relief fund and more than $195,000 for the Red Cross Japan tsunami and earthquake relief fund. Since 1980, Philadelphia Insurance Companies has donated more than $17 million to various charitable organizations and missions.
About Philadelphia Insurance:
Philadelphia Insurance Companies designs, markets, and underwrites commercial property/casualty and professional liability insurance products incorporating value added coverages and services for select industries. In operation since 1962, the Company, whose commercial lines insurance subsidiaries are rated “A++” (Superior) by A.M. Best Company and “A+” for counterparty credit and financial strength by Standard & Poor’s, is nationally recognized as a member of Ward's Top 50, National Underwriter’s Top 100, and one of the Top 150 Workplaces in America. The organization has 45 offices strategically located across the United States to provide superior service. For more information, please visit http://www.PHLY.com.