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Giving Back to Our Community

COMMUNITY

  • For a comprehensive look at our efforts in the community, please see our Community Report
  • We are dedicated to supporting youth and education initiatives through financial giving and volunteerism
  • We are committed to supporting employee volunteerism through our Volunteer Incentive Program and department volunteer days
  • Employees throughout the organization serve on local boards and committees as part of their commitment to give back
  • Both The Hanover and Chaucer have established charitable foundations that are dedicated to giving back to the community
  • The Hanover Foundation places a strong emphasis on improving the lives of youth in the communities where we have a major presence. For example, the Hanover Foundation's commitment to the Worcester Public Schools includes support of the AVID (Advancement Via Individual Development) program and The Hanover Insurance Academy for the Arts; click here for more information about the Hanover Foundation
  • The Chaucer Foundation supports charitable and social projects in the community, supports Chaucer employees in their personal charitable efforts and provides volunteer opportunities for Chaucer employees; click here for more information about the Chaucer Foundation

UNITED WAY CAMPAIGN

  • Our company-wide United Way campaign is held annually
  • The 2017 campaign had an 84 percent employee participation rate, one of the highest participation rates in the country for a company giving campaign

SUPPORTING EMPLOYEES' PASSIONS

  • To help employees boost their support to certain non-profit organizations, we offer a matching gift program
  • Our Community Heroes program annually recognizes employees from across the county for their outstanding contributions to the community