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American Family Insurance group donates $30,000 for disaster relief

Funds will help those affected by California and Northwest Pacific wildfires, Louisiana hurricanes


The American Family Insurance Dreams Foundation is donating $30,000 to help victims of west coast wildfires and Louisiana hurricanes.

The American Family Insurance Dreams Foundation is donating $30,000 to help victims of ongoing wildfires on the west coast and hurricanes in Louisiana.

American Family is donating $10,000 for California wildfire relief, equally divided between the American Red Cross and the California Community Foundation’s wildfire relief fund. It’s also assisting wildfire victims in Oregon and Washington, donating $10,000 to the American Red Cross Northwest Fire Response Fund for those states.

In addition, the company is also donating $10,000 for Louisiana hurricane relief, with $5,000 provided to the American Red Cross and the remaining $5,000 going to United Way of Southwest Louisiana.

American Family claim teams responding
American Family group companies including American Family Insurance, CONNECT, powered by American Family Insurance, Homesite and Main Street America are assisting tens of thousands of customers with claims in the affected regions.

“Regardless of where they are or what they are facing, we are here for our customers. We want to support them – and the communities where they live and work – as they recover," said Chris Conti, chief claims officer for the American Family group. 

“Between natural disasters and the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic, individuals and communities nationwide are facing major challenges,” Conti said. “As a company, we want to help where we can.”


About the American Family Insurance group
Based in Madison, Wisconsin, American Family Insurance has been serving customers since 1927. We inspire, protect and restore dreams through our insurance products, exceptional service from our agency owners and employees, community investment and creative partnerships to address societal challenges. We act on our belief in diversity and inclusion by constantly evolving to meet customer needs and preferences. American Family Insurance group is the nation’s 13th-largest property/casualty insurance group, ranking No. 254 on the Fortune 500 list. The group sells American Family-brand products, primarily through exclusive agency owners in 19 states. The American Family Insurance group also includes CONNECT, powered by American Family Insurance, The General, Homesite and Main Street America. Across these companies the group has more than 13,500 employees nationwide.