During the month of October, IICF
ran its "#5forELI" social media-focused fundraising campaign, where peope used the hashtag to share their stories of support for early literacy efforts -- and direct donations to IICF
's Early Literacy Initiative.
The Coffee Board of India, chief organizers of the IICF
, has also embarked on expanding production in a number of new regions.
In the IICF
onsite attendee survey, more than 30 percent said that their companies do nothing to source more female talent.
Sesame Workshop, the New York City-based nonprofit behind "Sesame Street," worked with IICF
to provide a digital resource, including tips, games and activities that parents, caregivers and volunteers can engage children with to improve their reading and writing capabilities from an early age.
Forums like those organized by the IICF
seek to provide industry leaders with the best practices and methods by using strategic insight from top presenters and leaders, within and outside of the insurance industry.
Since 1998, IICF
has also hosted "Volunteer Week," the largest ongoing volunteer initiative in the insurance industry.
AA&B will be attending the IICF
conference and spotlighting top women in the industry in our August issue.
awarded grants totaling $500,000 to the following organizations:
recruits volunteers for insurance industry Week of Giving]
and Sesame Workshop are hoping to bridge that gap.
Helping to lead the charge rallying the insurance industry was IICF
Arizona Chapter board member Marc Adler, Senior Vice President, AmWINS Brokerage of Arizona.
This year, IIABA LA chapter leaders presented the organization with a $5,000 grant during IICF
Week of Giving in October.