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First Insurance Co. of Hawaii Shines Spotlight on Community Volunteerism with 'Give & Get Back' Campaign


Kaela Wasnich, Sr. Communications Specialist
First Insurance Co. of Hawaii
(808) 527-7388

Nothing changes a community for the better like volunteering. In celebration of Hawaii’s volunteers, First Insurance Company of Hawaii, Ltd. (FICOH) is launching a “Give & Get Back” contest on Facebook to highlight all the ways people are giving back to our local community.

Enter between October 9 and October 27, 2017 by submitting a picture with a caption describing how you or another deserving volunteer you know is giving back on the “Give and Get Back” contest form on FICOH’s Facebook page, FICOH will invite its Facebook followers to vote for their favorite photo starting October 30, 2017 through November 3, 2017. The three submissions with the highest number of votes will receive a $100 Visa gift card and an equal donation in their name to their choice of one of the following charities:

  • Hawaii Foodbank
  • Hawaii Meals on Wheels
  • American Red Cross Hawaii Chapter
  • American Heart Association
  • Easter Seals Hawaii
  • Ronald McDonald’s Charities of Hawaii

FICOH supports the community through charitable donations and by volunteering time at local nonprofits including the Institute for Human Services, American Red Cross, and Hawaii Meals on Wheels. For the past 10 years, FICOH associates have delivered meals through Hawaii Meals on Wheels every Thursday and Friday in the Punchbowl area.

About First Insurance Company of Hawaii
Founded on August 11, 1911, First Insurance Company of Hawaii, Ltd. is the oldest and largest property and casualty insurer domiciled in Hawaii, with assets of $661.0 million, liabilities of $387.9 million, and policyholders’ surplus of $273.1 million as of December 31, 2016.

First Insurance, a member of the Tokio Marine North America (TMNA) group of companies, enjoys an “A+” rating from A.M. Best Co. and has been named to the Ward’s 50 list of top-performing property and casualty insurance companies for nine consecutive years. First Insurance was honored to be named an Outstanding Corporation in 2016 by the Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) Aloha Chapter.

Proud of its broadly experienced, service-oriented staff, First Insurance employs more than 300 insurance professionals and distributes its products through 28 independent general agencies.

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