LA Family Housing Receives Donation from Nationwide Private Client and Hoffman Brown Company

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. – LA Family Housing has received a $5,000 Partners in Giving donation from Nationwide Private Client in honor of Hoffman Brown Company. The donation will help fund programs that assist poverty stricken citizens transition out of homelessness, in the Greater Los Angeles area.

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 Jim Pedersen, 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 honored to participate in the Partners in Giving program, as our company has a long tradition of supporting local charities,” says Steve Brown, President of Hoffman Brown Company. “We selected LA Family Housing because of their tireless work and extraordinary dedication to provide shelter and assistance to the homeless individuals and families in Los Angeles.”

“We are honored to be chosen by Hoffman Brown Company and Nationwide for their charitable donation.” said Stephanie Klasky-Gamer, President and CEO, LA Family Housing. “This generous support will fund vital programs to help our neighbors transition out of homelessness and ensure a strong safety net and healthy community."

To date, Private Client has contributed $770,000 to organizations in Arizona, California, Colorado, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Nevada, Michigan, Missouri, Texas, Tennessee and Washington through the Partners in Giving program. Private Client has committed an additional $266,000 for further charitable donations.

About LA Family Housing (LAFH)

LA Family Housing (LAFH) helps people transition out of homelessness and poverty by providing a continuum of housing enriched with supportive services. Since 1983, LAFH has become one of the largest comprehensive real estate developers and homeless service providers in Los Angeles and a regional leader providing solutions to end homelessness.

About Hoffman Brown Company

Hoffman Brown Company (HBC) offers a wide variety of personal, commercial, health, disability and life insurance products.   HBC was established in 1961, is located in Sherman Oaks, CA and has a team of 56 dedicated individuals. They provide businesses and individuals with insurance programs tailored to the needs of their clients.  HBC’s success in the marketplace is tied to its ability to create a positive, cooperative work environment built around teamwork, professionalism, personal satisfaction, client empathy and service to both clients and the community.  HBC’s team lead charity committee promotes and organizes many philanthropic events throughout the year.

About Nationwide

Nationwide, a Fortune 100 company based in Columbus, Ohio, is one of the largest and strongest diversified insurance and financial services organizations in the U.S. and is rated A+ by both A.M. Best and Standard & Poor’s. The company provides a full range of insurance and financial services, including auto, commercial, homeowners, farm and life insurance; public and private sector retirement plans, annuities and mutual funds; banking and mortgages; excess & surplus, specialty and surety; pet, motorcycle and boat insurance. For more information, visit

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