Who: Assurance employees enjoyed a paid day off volunteering at Aspire – one of the largest human service nonprofits in west suburban Chicago. Aspire assists more than 1,000 children and adults with developmental disabilities each year.
What: Assurance staff spent the day learning more about Aspire while tending to one of their newest facilities, the Career Academy. Assurance volunteers transformed an overgrown and unkept industrial park into a well-groomed, eye-pleasing entrance and garden break area.
When: Wednesday, September 13, 2017
Where: Aspire | Hillside, IL
Why: The volunteer opportunity is one of 18 similar events scheduled for 2017 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 20,000 labor hours in the last 12 years through ACT.