Donation to Food Bank
Doner-Horsley Insurance has a program in place called “Dress Down Fridays”, the employees contribute throughout the course of the year in order to dress casually that day. The money collected is then donated to a local charity. With this money, this year we are happy to make a donation of $550 to the Good Sheppard Food Bank, Alliston.
Adopt-a-School Hockey Event
Doner-Horsley Insurance Brokers and Germania Mutual Insurance recently sponsored an Adopt-a-School event. This took place on Dec 12/14 at Father F.X. O’Reilly Catholic Elementary School in Tottenham. 15 members of the Tottenham Steam hockey team paid a visit to the students that morning for a special meet-and-great assembly. Students got to hear from players from Canada, the United States, Russia, Austria, Slovakia and Japan. The players brought the entire school, tickets to the hockey game on Saturday night against the Alliston Coyotes. Brenda Giroux and Laurie Hadwen represented Doner-Horsley Insurance and were asked to drop the puck at the start the game.
TNT Minor Hockey Donation
A recent donation will allow kids playing in the TNT Minor Hockey Association to tryout as goalie without having to purchase all of the expensive equipment.
The New Tecumseth hockey organization received about $600 worth of goalie gear from Doner-Horsley Insurance Brokers. The donation is part of the Ontario Minor Hockey Association’s and the Insurance Brokers Association of Ontario’s Goaltender Assist Program. The donation includes pads, a chest protector, a catcher’s glove, a goaltender stick and a hockey bag.
Dress Down Fridays
Doner-Horsley Insurance has a program in place called “Dress Down Fridays”, the employees contribute throughout the course of the year in order to dress casually that day. The money collected is then donated to a local charity. With this money, this year we are happy to make a donation of $500 to the Good Sheppard Food Bank, Alliston.
Doner-Horsley & Gemania Present Cheque to Matthews House Hospice
Doner-Horsley Insurance along with Germania Mutual presented Matthews House Hospice with a cheque for $650.00. Blaire Hadwen won the door prize of $325.00 at a golf tournament sponsored by Germania. Germania then matched that amount and asked that we donate this money to a charity of Blaire’s choice, in which she chose Matthews House Hospice.
Local Brokerage Hosts 3rd Annual Car-Seat Clinic
Alliston, Ontario), April 28th, 2012. Today, Doner-Horsley Insurance Ltd. rand a car seat clinic with local car seat technicians as part of an outreach initiative to show parents how to properly install children’s seats in their vehicles. This educational event happened in conjunction with a donation of fleece blankets to Matthews House Hospice, an important local organization.
The Matthews House Hospice is a local charity that offers care, compassion and support to individuals, care-givers and loved ones facing a life threatening illness or grieving a loss.
“The Matthews House Hospice has been a wonderful service to the community for years,” said Blaire Hadwen of Doner-Horsley Insurance Ltd. “We wanted to offer support to a very deserving organization.”
Peel Mayborough, another local insurance company, generously donated the car seat that was used, and conducted a draw following the event where one lucky winner was chosen to take it home. Certified technicians taught attendees the proper technique for installing car seats at the Alliston Memorial Arena.
Insurance brokers are known for their commitment to their community and keeping Ontarians safe. Insurance brokers are consisten in providing support for local charities and as local independent business owners, the association’s members strongly believe in giving back to their community.
“We are thrilled to participate in such a great event which informs the community on an important safety issue for children,” concluded Hadwen. “Ensuring the wellbeing of our community is always very important to us.”
Every year, the Insurance Brokers Association of Ontario (IBAO) donates thousands of fleece blankets and volunteers their time to a variety of charities around the province. Doner-Horsley Insurance Ltd., a member of IBAO, sponsors a number of charities in the region each year, and this donation illustrates how committed and active brokers are in their communities.