NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 12, 2015--
Lexington Insurance, a division of American International Group, Inc.
(AIG), and the largest excess and surplus carrier in the U.S., today
celebrated the 50th anniversary of its incorporation by
hosting a day of giving back at its Boston headquarters.
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Lexington Insurance Company employees assemble and package 40,000 meals for Stop Hunger Now to feed the hungry. Lexington Insurance celebrated its 50th anniversary Wednesday, Aug. 12, at its Boston headquarters volunteering for Stop Hunger Now and other charities. (Photo: Business Wire)
Approximately 250 employees participated by volunteering at one of three
charities, including Stop Hunger Now, for which employees packaged
approximately 40,000 meals for those in need overseas. Lexington
employees also helped clean and maintain a local park in Boston and
assembled back-to-school kits for children as volunteers for The
Esplanade Association and Cradles to Crayon, respectively.
Today’s activities are just a few examples of Lexington’s commitment to
the local Boston community. Throughout 2014, nearly 200 Lexington
employees together volunteered 900 hours benefiting 11 different local
organizations. The company also has a 50-year tradition of giving back
to the Boston community.
“For 50 years, Lexington has built its reputation on a foundation of
serving our customers, a commitment to long-term relationships in the
market, and as important, giving back to the community,” says Jeremy
Johnson, President and Chief Executive Officer, Lexington Insurance.
“We’re very much part of AIG’s tradition of serving our customers and
the communities where we operate.”
As a company, AIG last year saw a 76 percent increase in volunteer hours
served during its Global Volunteer Weeks. Employees from 46 countries
participated in 324 community service projects, volunteering more than
23,500 hours of their time.
American International Group, Inc. (AIG) is a leading global insurance
organization serving customers in more than 100 countries and
jurisdictions. AIG companies serve commercial, institutional, and
individual customers through one of the most extensive worldwide
property-casualty networks of any insurer. In addition, AIG companies
are leading providers of life insurance and retirement services in the
United States. AIG common stock is listed on the New York Stock Exchange
and the Tokyo Stock Exchange.
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Matt Gallagher, 212-458-3247