Larry Allen of Statesboro was recently awarded the Agency Hands in the Community Award for his commitment to volunteering in the community. With this award comes a $500 grant from The Allstate Foundation for the Joseph's Home For Boys, where Allen volunteers and serves on the board of directors.
"Allstate believes that it is very important for corporations to take an active interest in the communities they serve," said Cliff Butler, Allstate field vice president. "Allstate is proud to support such a worthwhile cause through The Allstate Foundation, and this grant will provide much-needed support for the work of the Joseph's Home For Boys in Bulloch and surrounding counties.
Established in 1952, The Allstate Foundation is an independent corporation funded by contributions from the Allstate Insurance Company. Grants are awarded to non-profit organizations that seek to improve the quality of life in communities across the country.
Allstate Insurance Company's Southeast Region supports a network of agencies that serve households in the states of Alabama, Georgia, South Carolina and North Carolina. These agencies provide a large variety of insurance and financial products. Agency owners and employees of the Southeast Region have a long, proud history of supporting the communities where they live and do business through volunteerism and charitable contributions.
The Allstate Foundation is an independent, charitable organization made possible by the Allstate Corporation. Allstate and The Allstate Foundation sponsor community initiatives to promote "safe and vital communities"; "tolerance, inclusion, and diversity"; and "economic empowerment". The Allstate Foundation believes in the financial potential of every individual and in helping America's families achieve their American dream.