Hamilton’s Community Giving in Bermuda in 2015
HAMILTON, Bermuda, January 15, 2016 – Hamilton Insurance Group (“Hamilton”), the Bermuda-based holding company of property and casualty insurance and reinsurance operations doing business on a worldwide basis, today announced the names of the Bermuda registered non-profit organizations that received funding from the company during 2015.
During quarterly meetings, members of the company’s Community Giving Committee approved funding for the following organizations:
- The Adult Education School
- Bermuda Foundation of Insurance Studies (scholarship)
- Bermuda Hockey Federation
- Bermuda School of Music
- Bermuda Sloop Foundation
- Chain Reaction
- Impact Mentoring Academy
- Kaleidoscope Arts Foundation
- Raleigh International (Bermuda)
- SCARS (Saving Children and Revealing Secrets)
“We are very pleased to support these fine organizations, who are all doing important work in our community,” said Committee Chair and Hamilton Re CFO Vanessa Hardy Pickering. “The focus of our committee’s giving is to contribute to the wellbeing of Bermuda’s families. By funding educational, arts, sports and social programmes, we believe we are offering our young people the opportunity for well-rounded growth and development. We congratulate the Board members, staff and volunteers involved with these non-profits, and commend them for their commitment to our Island.”
Hamilton Insurance Group CEO Brian Duperreault and Community Giving Committee Chair Vanessa Hardy Pickering with representatives of Bermuda-registered non-profit organizations funded by Hamilton during 2015.
As an initiative separate from the grants awarded by the Community Giving Committee, Hamilton’s employees in Bermuda chose the SPCA and Masterworks as recipients of funds raised at their annual holiday party in December. Employee donations were matched by the company.
Hamilton employees also participated in The Centre on Philanthropy’s corporate Give Back Games, choosing the BSMART Development Foundation to receive funds donated as a result of the team’s participation.
About Hamilton Insurance Group:
Hamilton Insurance Group is the Bermuda-based holding company for insurance and reinsurance operations that underwrite property and casualty risks in Bermuda, the U.S. and at Lloyd’s. The company leverages analytics and research to create underwriting and investment value for its clients and shareholders. For more information, please visit www.hamiltongroup.com.