The Million Dollar Round Table Foundation Haiti Disaster Relief Fund has presented a $93,000 grant to Mercy Ships.
The MDRT Foundation, Park Ridge, Ill., says the grant will help Mercy Ships provide health care in Haiti.
In other insurance philanthropy news:
- Guardian Life Insurance Company of America, New York, is working with L.M. Bravo and Associates Inc., Miami — a firm that markets Guardian products — to sponsor a Girls Going Places Entrepreneurship Conference program in Miami. The program will bring 100 girls ages 12 to 18 together with 25 Miami-Dade County women who active in business.
Guardian and its distributors already are organizing similar conferences in 3 other Florida communities.
- UnitedHealthcare, a unit of UnitedHealth Group Inc., Minnetonka, Minn. (NYSE:UNH) is hosting a community fair at Oak Park Center in Minneapolis Sept. 11 in observance of the National Day of Service and Remembrance.
The fair will include the building of an outdoor classroom at Oak Park Center and a free health fair.
Members of the Minneapolis African-American Professional Firefighters Association will conduct free CPR training for 50 volunteers who will pledge to train their family members and friends using the American Heart Association’s CPR Anytime Personal Learning Progra