Who: A group of passionate Assurance employees spent the day volunteering with Cornerstone Community Outreach– an Illinois not for profit that improves the quality of life for low-income residents in the Uptown area of Chicago. Cornerstone Community Outreach is able to serve nearly 500 people a day with the support of volunteers.

What: Assurance staff spent a rewarding day assisting Cornerstone Community Outreach by: 

  • Cleaning the kitchen 
  • Preparing lunch
  • Sorting through donated goods and clothes
  • Moving all donations into donation center/free thrift store

When: Friday, July 8, 2016

Where: Cornerstone Community Outreach 

              4628 N Clifton Ave.

              Chicago, IL 60640

Why: The volunteer opportunity is one of 22 similar events scheduled for 2016 where Assurance employees donate their time to deserving nonprofit organizations. All volunteer days are organized by the company’s employee-driven charitable foundation, Assurance Caring Together (ACT). Assurance employees have donated over 19,000 labor hours in the last eleven years through ACT.