A neighborhood nonprofit targeted on aiding ex-offenders and youth is about to obtain a donation, with an opportunity at doubling it.
Harrisburg’s Bro2Go was just lately awarded a $5,000 donation from Entry Insurance coverage Company, which serves the commonwealth.
Liberty Mutual and Safeco Insurance coverage selected Entry for its 2022 Make Extra Occur Award, recognizing the insurance coverage company’s volunteerism with Bro2Go and giving them the funds to help the nonprofit.
“The folks related to Bro2Go really care about human life and making the world a greater place,” mentioned Lee Ann Ormsbee, proprietor of Entry Insurance coverage Company. “We’re ceaselessly grateful to obtain this Make Extra Occur Award from Liberty Mutual and Safeco to offer Bro2Go with a lot wanted funds to proceed their impactful work.”
For the month of September, neighborhood members can go to the Make Extra Occur web site to vote for Entry and Bro2Go. In the event that they obtain 500 votes, through shares and feedback on social media, by the top of the month, the donation will double to $10,000 for the nonprofit.
Based on a spokesperson for Entry, the funds would enable them to higher help Bro2Go’s programming, together with offering housing funds, work apparel and different day by day necessities to ex-offenders re-entering society. It will additionally assist with buying faculty provides and clothes for native college students.
Entry has maintained a relationship with Bro2Go for 4 years. They host month-to-month occasions to coach and supply kids with assets and help a free bowling and pizza get together twice a yr, organized by Bro2Go, for supporters and members.
“It warms our hearts to see the countless dedication our brokers have for his or her nonprofit companions by way of their volunteering, fundraising and total consciousness efforts,” mentioned Jim Lawlor, a Safeco Insurance coverage Mid-Atlantic Area senior territory supervisor. “The Make Extra Occur Awards enable our brokers to make a good better influence in Harrisburg and we hope it motivates others to do the identical.”
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