The Co-operators donates $200,023 to United Way Regina

REGINA, Jan. 30, 2013 /CNW/ - Co-operators Life Insurance Company announced 
today that it has raised $ 200,023 for United Way Regina. Through pledges and 
various fundraising events, staff members personally donated $105,270, with an 
additional $94,753 contributed by the organization. 
Among the highlights of this year's campaign were a gift basket raffle and a 
bingo fundraiser that raised more than $2,000. Regina-based employees' 
creativity and generosity helped raise money to directly support United Way 
Regina. 
"The generosity of our staff members and their commitment to making Regina a 
better place to live for everyone never ceases to amaze me," said Kevin 
Daniel, Chief Operating Officer of Co-operators Life. "We are committed to 
supporting the United Way, and the scope of services provided by the agencies 
it funds ensures our donations make a widespread and lasting impact in the 
community in which we work and live." 
Nationally, The Co-operators group of companies raised $737,549 for the United 
Way. A series of local staff-led campaign were conducted in offices throughout 
the country, with both individual donations and corporate contributions 
directed to local United Way chapters. 
The United Way is the largest non-government funder of social services and the 
voluntary sector in Canada. With funding from local donors like The 
Co-operators, United Way chapters in Canada are able to support their member 
agencies that provide vital health and social services to Canadian 
communities. Based on local needs and challenges, the United Way provides 
much-needed funding to its member agencies, helping to improve the quality of 
life for all Canadians. 
About The Co-operators:
Co-operators Life Insurance Company, with its head office in Regina, is a part 
of The Co-operators - a group of Canadian companies offering home, auto, life, 
group, travel, commercial and farm insurance, as well as investment products. 
The Co-operators Group Limited is a Canadian-owned co-operative with more than 
$36 billion in assets under administration. The Co-operators is well known for 
its community involvement and its commitment to sustainability. The 
Co-operators is listed among the 50 Best Employers in Canada and Corporate 
Knights' Best 50 Corporate Citizens in Canada. For more information visit 
www.cooperators.ca. 
Glenn Bohay The Co-operators (306) 347-6527 
SOURCE: The Co-operators 
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-0- Jan/30/2013 13:00 GMT
 
 
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