Merchants Insurance Group 12-Year Employee Charitable Giving Reaches Nearly $312,000

The employees of Merchants Insurance Group contributed almost $312,000 from 2003 through 2014 to charities, with $31,994.50 raised in 2014.

Contributions went to various non-profit groups throughout Western New York, including the foundation of Women and Children’s Hospital of Buffalo; Southeast Works; SABAH; Hospice Buffalo; Friends of Night People; Roswell Park Cancer Institute; Theatre of Youth; the Breast Cancer Network; the 100 Club of Buffalo; Almost Home Animal Sanctuary; WNY Heroes, Inc.; the Little Portion Friary; and St. Luke’s Mission of Mercy, among others.

The organizations the company supported were chosen through employee suggestions, and the employees raised funds through activities such as “dress-down” days, raffles and split clubs. The activities are organized and managed by Merchants’ employees through their C.I.A., or Colleagues in Action, committee.

Merchants Insurance Group

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Merchants Insurance Group sells its products through a network of more than 1,000 independent insurance agents in Massachusetts, Michigan, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, and Vermont. We sell our products through independent insurance agents because we believe they provide value to policyholders through their broad range of products and their insurance expertise.