The Portland Regional Chamber of Commerce has given the 2009 Robert R. Masterton Award to Disability RMS.
Disability RMS, Westbrook, Maine, a unit of Assurant Inc., New York, sells disability risk management products and services.
The Masterton Award goes to an individual, business, agency or organization that has helped promote economic development in Portland, Maine.
In other philanthropic news:
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– Unum Group Corp., Chattanooga, Tenn., has released an annual corporate responsibility report showing that the company and its employees gave more than $6 million and 15,000 hours of volunteer work in 2008.