Philadelphia Insurance Companies Announces 50th Anniversary Campaign with Ronald McDonald House Charities
By Michelle Voli
Aug. 6, 2012 PHILADELPHIA, Pa. - Philadelphia Insurance Companies (PHLY), a commercial property/casualty and professional liability insurance company today announced "PHLY Cares," a nation-wide campaign to volunteer and raise $250,000 for Ronald McDonald House Charities® (RMHC®), and its local Chapters.
As a leading provider of insurance coverage for non-profit organizations, the 50th anniversary campaign - highlighted at www.phly.com/cares - will focus on PHLY’s history and culture of giving back through health and wellness. To reach its goal, employees from each of PHLY’s 46 regional offices will volunteer and raise money for their local RMHC Chapters throughout the year.
"We are extremely excited to commemorate our golden anniversary with Ronald McDonald House Charities by embracing the values that have served us as a Company and built our corporate culture," says Jamie Maguire, Chairman and CEO of Philadelphia Insurance Companies. "Ronald McDonald House Charities’ mission to improve health and well-being for children mirrors our TEAMPHLY commitment and we eagerly embrace this opportunity to expand our relationship with a first class charity and make a difference in our community."
In celebration of the "PHLY Cares" campaign, PHLY employees will raise money for their local RHMC. TEAMPHLY will also volunteer throughout the year to help children and families served by RMHC.
"We are very excited to partner with Philadelphia Insurance Companies in celebration of their 50th anniversary," says Marty Coyne, president and CEO, RMHC. "We are grateful for the generous donations that will result from the various fundraising efforts which will play a key part in our success to help children and their families in need."
Philadelphia Insurance Companies’ history dates back to1962 when its founder, James J. Maguire Sr., formed Maguire Insurance Agency and provided affordable insurance coverage to the deaf community. PHLY has embraced these values to help an underserved community and grown into a leading property/casualty and professional liability insurance carrier. Its 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.
RMHC is a non-profit corporation aimed at creating, finding, and supporting programs that directly improve the health and wellness of children. Each year, RMHC serves more than 4.5 million families around the world.
About Philadelphia Insurance Companies
Philadelphia Insurance Companies (PHLY), headquartered in Bala Cynwyd, Pa., designs, markets, and underwrites commercial property/casualty and professional liability insurance products incorporating value added coverages and services for select industries. Celebrating its 50th anniversary this year, the company has been in operation since 1962.
Philadelphia Insurance Companies 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 and is nationally recognized as a member of Ward's Top 50 and National Underwriter’s Top 100. The organization has 46 offices strategically located across the United States to provide superior service.
For more information, please visit www.PHLY.com/Cares.
About Ronald McDonald House Charities
Ronald McDonald House Charities (RMHC), a non-profit, 501(c)(3) corporation, creates, finds and supports programs that directly improve the health and well-being of children. Through its global network of local Chapters in 57 countries and regions, its three core programs, the Ronald McDonald House®, Ronald McDonald Family Room® and Ronald McDonald Care Mobile®, and millions of dollars in grants to support children's programs worldwide, RMHC provides stability and resources to families so they can get and keep their children healthy and happy. All RMHC-supported programs provide a bridge to quality health care and give children and families the time they need together to heal faster and cope better. For more information, visit www.rmhc.org, follow RMHC on Twitter (@RMHC) or like RMHC on Facebook (Facebook.com/RMHC Global).
The following trademarks used herein are owned by McDonald's Corporation and its affiliates: Ronald McDonald House Charities, Ronald McDonald House Charities Logo, RMHC, Ronald McDonald House, Ronald McDonald Family Room, and Ronald McDonald Care Mobile.
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