Indianapolis Colts partner with American Family Insurance for Colts Community Tuesday
Bring "School Uniform Blitz" shopping experience to local school
The Indianapolis Colts kicked off the regular season and Colts Community Tuesdays on September 14 by partnering with American Family Insurance for a “School Uniform Blitz” at Eleanor Skillen Elementary School #34, a school with a large number of students facing economic challenges.
Colts players took more than 350 students on a “shopping experience” in the school gym, where kids picked out their own outfit, provided by American Family Insurance.
Each student picked out a short-sleeved and a long-sleeved polo shirt, pants, a belt, socks and a toiletry kit, helping eliminate school clothing as a barrier to students getting to and staying in school.
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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. 232 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 Insurance. Across these companies the group has more than 13,500 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 Colts.com/community.