Indianapolis, Indiana,
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American Family Insurance partners with Indianapolis Colts to bring “Colts School Uniform Blitz” shopping experience to Indiana Public School


Event with American Family is part of Colts Community Tuesdays.

The Indianapolis Colts kicked off the regular season and Colts Community Tuesdays by partnering with American Family Insurance for a “Colts School Uniform Blitz” at James Russell Lowell School #51 in Indianapolis.  

Colts players took more than 500 Lowell students on a “shopping experience” in the school gym, where kids picked out their own outfits, provided by the Colts and American Family Insurance. Each student received a short-sleeve polo shirt, short-sleeve shirt, a fleece crewneck, pants, socks and a toiletry kit, helping eliminate school clothing as a barrier to students attending and staying in school.  

The event also included a book fair, where Lowell students were given an opportunity to pick two Scholastic books, free of charge. 

The event took place Tuesday, September 12 at the school, and participants were pre-selected.

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About 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 12th-largest property/casualty insurance group, ranking No. 301 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 GeneralHomesite and Main Street America Insurance. Across these companies the group has nearly 13,000 employees nationwide.

About Colts Community Tuesdays
During the NFL regular season, Tuesday is the players’ only day off. As such, they use every Tuesday to engage in various charitable events throughout Indiana. From school and hospital visits to youth football camps and holiday outreach, players participate in a wide variety of activities throughout the season. Colts Community Tuesdays are proudly sponsored in part by Indiana’s very own, CBS4.  Follow the Colts throughout the community on Twitter (@coltscommunity) and on Facebook (Colts in the Community). For more information on all of the Colts outreach efforts, visit