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02/19/2016 - Community Giving

​United Insurance is well known in Maine as a leading resource for protecting your family and property. But did you know we also play a significant role in community giving and development? In 2015 we helped to found what we hope will be an enduring program for young women in Maine, the Olympia Snowe Women’s Leadership Institute. The organization's mission is to elevate the confidence and aspirations of high school girls by helping them build MORE

09/16/2015 - Community Giving

Account Executive Mike Caron from our Rochester, NH, office will be cycling on October 10 for the Monarch School of New England’s Charity Bike Ride and Walk. The Monarch School of New England is a day school that serves children ages 5–21 with significant physical, medical, developmental, behavioral, or emotional disabilities. 

The Monarch School of New England designs programs based on the individual needs and capabilities of each student, with MORE

02/10/2015 - Community Giving

In spite of the massive national effort to curtail texting while driving, the number of accidents caused by distracted driving rises each year. The impact can be devastating, and is made even more so by the knowledge that it so easily could have been prevented. At United Insurance, we understand the importance of community, and we strive to make ours a better, safer place. We are taking a stand against distracted driving, and we ask that you join us in MORE

06/13/2014 - Community Giving

On June 29th, agents Josh Gallagher, Sean Doyle, and Chris Miller will be behind the United Insurance booths at the 8th annual Maine Barbecue Showdown and 3rd annual Battle of the Bands at Harvest Hill Farms in Mechanic Falls. The event will pit top barbecue masters against each other in several categories, accompanied by a musical showdown. Proceeds from the event will support the Wounded Warrior Project and Wreaths Across America.

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06/13/2014 - Community Giving
At United Insurance, we believe that businesses and organizations have a responsibility to give back to the areas in which they operate. As part of our commitment to our community, our Augusta office teamed up with the Red Cross to host a blood drive. Every donation of blood to the Red Cross is processed into red blood cells, plasma, and platelets, meaning that every pint that was donated has the potential to help three people in need. To find a blood MORE
06/13/2014 - Community Giving

At United Insurance, we believe that businesses and organizations have a responsibility to give back to the communities in which they operate. In April, our Madawaska location donated $5,000 to the Acadian Festival Committee; this year is particularly special for the Committee, as the St. John Valley will host the World Acadian Congress in August, drawing nearly 50,000 visitors from around the world in celebration of the rich and diverse Acadian MORE

03/19/2014 - Community Giving

For decades, United Insurance has shown its commitment to Greater Portland’s youth by sponsoring the Portland Boys and Girls Club Patriot’s Day 5-Miler.  On April 21st, at noon sharp, Maine’s top running talent will take to the city streets for the 85th running of Maine’s oldest road race.  Proceeds will benefit the Boys and Girls Club Alumni Scholarship Fund, which aids college-bound club members.  This year, the race will also MORE

03/19/2014 - Community Giving

In February, athletes from around the world flocked to Presque Isle for the 2014 IBU Youth/Junior Biathlon Championships. From February 28th to March 7th, the IBU crowned world champions in 16 different events. 

We teamed up with MMG Insurance, one of or carriers, to sponsor the event. Two weeks of family fun, live music, and community-based activities accompanied the competition. Some members of the United Insurance family were even able to MORE

03/18/2014 - Community Giving

At United Insurance, we are committed our communities’ futures.  We recently donated to the development of the Presque Isle Community Center.  In order to build the new recreational facility, we have provided funding for the bleachers in the center’s gymnasium.  The facility will also house a senior center, youth recreational room, and function rooms.  To see the plan for the community center visit the MORE

01/06/2014 - Community Giving
Giving back to the community is more than just a concept for us at United Insurance—it is a responsibility to which we are proud to hold ourselves and a commitment we are proud to keep, both to our own families and neighbors and those we serve. This winter, we once again opened up our Falmouth office as a Maine Coats for Kids drop-off location and our Falmouth, Presque Isle, and Caribou offices MORE
09/30/2013 - Community Giving

United Insurance recently donated funds to aid in the fundraising process to help keep Bigrock Mountain alive. The Maine Winter Sports Center’s decision to turn the ownership of the Mars Hill, Maine, ski area over to the community has also meant unexpected expenses for the region. At this time, Bigrock has secured the money needed to purchase the operation of the ski area, but its operating cost MORE

09/25/2013 - Community Giving

United Insurance has pitched in with a donation to help the Black Mountain Ski Resort community raise enough funds to purchase and keep the alpine and Nordic ski resort open through this coming season. After ten years of ownership, Maine Winter Sports Center has decided to turn ownership of Black Mountain Ski Resort in Rumford, Maine over to the region. To learn more and to find out how you MORE

04/04/2013 - Community Giving

More children will have the opportunity to experience Museum L-A’s hands-on learning programs because of a donation from United Insurance of Lewiston. Marcia Hartt, United Insurance Director of Marketing and Ron Guerin, United Insurance Managing Partner, presented a check of $500 to Museum L-A Executive Director Rachel Desgrosseilliers and museum educator Joan Beal. The donation will fund scholarships for children to participate in museum programs. 

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