SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Jan. 6, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Boys & Girls Clubs of King County has received a $5,000 Partners in Giving donation from Nationwide® Private Client in honor of The Partners Group. The money will help fund youth programs, including character and leadership development, education and career development, health and life skills, the arts and computer training as well as sports, fitness, and recreation opportunities.
Private Client is Nationwide's personal lines carrier focused on the affluent market. Its appointed independent agents are offered an opportunity to make a difference in the lives of others with charitable donations in their local communities through the Partners in Giving program.
"People care deeply about organizations with a social mission. They are more likely to support businesses that share their commitment to making a difference," says Molly Rondeau, distribution, sales, and marketing executive. "Partners in Giving enables Private Client agents to direct donations to one of the charitable organizations we support, with an emphasis on strengthening our communities and improving people's lives."
"The Partners Group fully believes in the mission of the Boys and Girls Club and all they have done for the kids and teenagers in our community," says Mike Gano, managing partner, The Partners Group. "We strongly value building today's younger generation for tomorrow's future as positive contributors to society."
"We are honored to have been chosen by Nationwide Private Client for their charitable donation," says Calvin L. Lyons, president/CEO, Boys & Girls Clubs of King County. "This generous support will fund vital after-school programs and ensure we serve the youth in our communities who need us most."
To date, $171,456 has been donated in Arizona, California, Georgia, Illinois, Michigan, Texas, and Washington through the Private Client Partners in Giving program. Nationwide Private Client has committed an additional $415,000 in Partners in Giving charitable donations for distribution throughout 2015 and 2016.
About Boys & Girls Clubs of King County
Boys & Girls Clubs of King County exists to inspire and enable all young people, especially those who need us most, to realize their full potential as productive, responsible and caring citizens. With 12 clubs, 2 teen centers and 26 child care and early learning sites, the organization is one of the largest of its kind in the nation, serving more than 17,000 members annually.
About The Partners Group
The Partners Group has been protecting businesses and individuals with commercial and personal insurance coverage in the Northwest for more than 30 years. With a comprehensive range of insurance coverage and expert advice, they protect what's important to clients with the best mix of coverage and pricing.
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