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White Pony Express Receives Partners in Giving Donation

Dec 20, 2018

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. – White Pony Express recently received a $5,000 Partners in Giving donation from Nationwide Private Client in honor of EPIC Insurance Brokers & Consultants. This donation will help White Pony Express with its school pantry programs which are aimed at ending hunger and impacting thousands of very low-income children in Contra Costa County (Calif). 

Private Client is Nationwide's personal lines carrier focused on the affluent market. Its appointed independent agents are offered an opportunity to make a difference in the lives of others with charitable donations in their local communities through the Partners in Giving program.

“Partners in Giving provides our agency partners with opportunities for us to make charitable donations on their behalf — helping them give back to the communities where they live and work,” stated Paul VanDenBosch, president, Nationwide Private Client. “This form of giving is foundational to our culture and integral to our success. It is a constant reminder that, in our efforts to serve our clients, we are also generating meaningful support for local communities.”

"We are pleased to support White Pony Express and contribute to their effort to ensure all children in our local schools have food," said Stan Sanchez, principal, EPIC Insurance Brokers & Consultants. "We are honored to participate in the Partners in Giving program."

“We are honored to have been chosen for this donation by EPIC and Nationwide Private Client,” said Isa Campbell, COO for White Pony Express. “This generous donation will support our School Pantry program in eliminating hunger for school children."

To date, Nationwide Private Client has contributed more than $1.2M to organizations in Arizona, California, Colorado, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Nevada, Michigan, Missouri, Texas, Tennessee and Washington through the Partners in Giving program. Nationwide Private Client has committed an additional $97,000 for further charitable donations.

About White Pony Express

White Pony Express is a grass-roots effort to eliminate hunger and poverty.  Their Food Rescue Program recovers surplus fresh food, which would otherwise go to waste. The company delivers the food at no cost through its network of more than 60 nonprofit partners that serve the hungry in Contra Costa County.

About EPIC Insurance Brokers & Consultants

EPIC is a unique and innovative retail property and casualty and employee benefits insurance brokerage and consulting firm. The company has created a values-based, client-focused culture that attracts and retains top talent, fosters employee satisfaction and loyalty and sustains a high level of customer service excellence. Learn more at    

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