Shelter Insurance® Holds Community
Locally sponsored by Corey Leonard,
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[March 16, 2018]
Starting on March 12,
Shelter Insurance® will begin accepting entries for their 5th annual
"Thankful for Our Communities" essay contest. Five winners of the
contest will each receive a $5,000 grant for the charity of their
choice and a $100 Visa® gift card for themselves.
To win, contestants must visit Shelter lnsurance.com/Thankful
to enter their essays about what makes their communities special.
Essays must be between 3,000 and 6,000 characters long (that's
roughly 350-1,000 words), and contestants should encourage others to
vote for their essay. The essay that receives the most votes will
win one of the prizes. The next nine essays with the most votes will
be submitted to a panel of Shelter judges, who will choose the four
remaining winners. Entries will be accepted until March 30, 2018;
voting ends April 6, 2018.
Shelter has always encouraged community involvement, and this
contest gives people a chance to spotlight their communities, as
well as the opportunity to make a large contribution to their
Some of the charities that received donations in the
past from the contest include:
Ally's House -Tecumseh, Oklahoma
Haysville Education Foundation - Haysville,
The Aubrey Rainey Fund for Biliary Atresia
Research at Texas Children's Hospital - Grenada, Mississippi
Imagination Library of Bedford County -
Special Kids - Murfreesboro, Tennessee
Union County Happy Pack Program - Henderson,
The Martha Vance Samaritan Outreach Center - West
Shelter Insurance® and its agents have a long
history of supporting the communities they serve.
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contest is a good opportunity to continue that tradition
according to Frank Thompson, Vice President of Marketing. "This
contest is always very well received and gives us the
opportunity to help people point out the many positive aspects
of their communities, find out what's important to the citizens
of those communities, and help support those causes."
To learn more about the contest, visit
https://www.shelterinsurance.com/lp/ thankful/ or
contact your local agent Corey Leonard, 217-732-4663 at 511A
Pulaski Street, Lincoln.
Shelter Insurance Companies offer auto, home, life, farm, and
business insurance services to customers in 19 states via a network
of local insurance agents. Shelter is rated "A" Excellent by AM Best
and Api by Standard & Poors.
[Submitted by Sandra Oney]