Thursday, July 12, 2012
(New York, N.Y.) - QBE has awarded $3,000 grants to two Madison
According to QBE President and Chief Executive Officer John
Rumpler, the grants are being given to further the QBE Foundation's
mission of helping people live more independently, successfully and
productively. "Without the assistance of these fantastic charities,
people may not be able to make strides toward helping themselves,"
he said. "We are delighted our grants will make a positive
The organizations and the services the grants will support
• American Heart Association - To provide
education aimed at building healthier lives, free of cardiovascular
disease and stroke.
• American Cancer Society - To help fund
construction of Hope Lodge in Madison, a residential support center
for cancer patients and their families.
QBE North America is part of QBE Insurance Group Limited, one of
the top 20 insurers and reinsurers worldwide. QBE Insurance Group's
2011 results can be found at www.qbeamericas.com. Headquartered in
Sydney, Australia, QBE operates out of 52 countries around the
globe, with a presence in every key insurance market. The North
America division, headquartered in New York, conducts business
through its property and casualty insurance subsidiaries. QBE
insurance companies are rated "A" (Excellent) by A.M. Best and "A+"
by Standard & Poor's.