"On behalf of Nationwide Children's Hospital patients, families and staff, I want to express our gratitude for the tremendous generosity exemplified by Nationwide, The Nationwide Foundation, Dale Earnhardt Jr., Hendrick Motorsports and Chevrolet," said Steve Allen, MD, chief executive officer of Nationwide Children's Hospital. "The philanthropic vision of our hospital partners is a testament to their dedication to ensuring Nationwide Children's Hospital will continue to help children everywhere through unmatched clinical care and the discovery of new cures and treatments."
The Nationwide Foundation
The Nationwide Foundation is a nonprofit, private foundation to which Nationwide companies are the donors. Founded in 1959, the Nationwide Foundation has committed more than $355 million since 2000 to help nonprofit organizations in communities where Nationwide associates and their families live and work. Just as Nationwide supports its customers in their moment of need, both Nationwide and the Nationwide Foundation's involvement in its home communities is focused on supporting organizations that help people facing critical or immediate need.
Nationwide, a Fortune 100 company based in Columbus, Ohio, is one of the largest and strongest diversified insurance and financial services organizations in the U.S. and is rated A+ by both A.M. Best and Standard & Poor's. The company provides a full range of insurance and financial services, including auto, commercial, homeowners, farm, life insurance; public and private sector retirement plans, annuities and mutual funds; banking and mortgages; excess & surplus, specialty and surety; pet, motorcycle, boat and classic car insurance. For more information, visit nationwide.com.
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