IICF Horizon Award Gala will be held in an indoor space at the Majestic Downtown in Los Angeles. IICF continues to monitor the recommendations and mandates in accordance with the CDC, the State of California, Los Angeles County and the City of Los Angeles.  Those who have not been vaccinated should continue to wear a mask and socially distance. Please do not attend if you are suffering from COVID-19 symptoms. All guests will be asked to sign a waiver in advance of the event.

About

Insurance Industry Charitable Foundation
Western Division

About

The Insurance Industry Charitable Foundation (IICF) is a unique nonprofit that unites the collective strengths of the insurance industry to help communities and enrich lives through grants, volunteer service and leadership. Established in 1994, IICF has served as the philanthropic foundation of the insurance industry for thirty years, contributing over $45 million in community grants along with 305,000 volunteer hours by more than 120,000 industry professionals.  IICF reinvests locally where funds are raised, serving hundreds of charities and nonprofit organizations, for maximum community impact.

2023 Western Division Grantees - Making an Impact, Together!

Zion Institute
Phoenix, AZ
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Warren Village
Denver, CO
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United Through Reading
San Diego, CA
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The Giving Spirit
Los Angeles, CA
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Summer Search
Tukwila, WA
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Solid Rock
Phoenix, AZ
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Reading Partners
Denver, CO
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Raphael House
San Francisco, CA
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Project Lemonade
Portland, OR
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Project Hope Alliance
Costa Mesa, CA
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Project Angel Heart
Denver, CO
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Para Los Niños
Los Angeles, CA
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Million Dollar Teacher Project
Phoenix, AZ
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MaxLove Project
Orange, CA
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Mar Vista Family Center
Culver City, CA
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Make-A-Wish Northeastern & Central California and Northern Nevada
Fresno, CA
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LiNC
Los Angeles, CA
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Koreatown Youth Community Center
Los Angeles, CA
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Kidpower
Castro Valley, CA
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Jumpstart
Los Angeles & San Francisco, CA
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Interfaith Shelter Network
San Diego, CA
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Human Options
Irvine, CA
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Hinds Hospice
Fresno, CA
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Heart of Los Angeles
Los Angeles, CA
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Friends of the Children - Seattle
Seattle, WA
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Foundation for Grossmont & Cuyamaca Colleges
El Cajon, CA
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Friends of the Children - SF Bay Area
San Francisco, CA
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First Graduate
San Francisco, CA
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D.A.W.N. Rising
Seattle, CA
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Clothes to Kids CO
Denver, CO
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Child Abuse Prevention Center of Contra Costa County
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Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central California
Fresno, CA
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Bay Area Rescue Mission
San Francisco, CA
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Arizona Burn Foundation
Phoenix, AZ
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AgingUp
Sacramento, CA
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Unite a Nation, Inc.
Los Angeles, CA
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Tierra del Sol Foundation
Sunland, CA
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The Sophia Way
Bellevue, WA
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The Priority Center
Santa Ana, CA
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Everybody Dance!
Los Angeles, CA
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The Beat Within a Program of Intersection for the Arts
San Francisco, CA
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STAND! For Families Free of Violence
Concord, CA
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Schools, Mentoring and Resource Team, Inc. (SMART)
San Francisco, CA
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San Diego Youth Services
San Diego , CA
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Safe & Sound
San Francisco, CA
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Rebuilding Together Peninsula
Redwood City, CA
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Playworks Education Energized
Phoenix, AZ
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Outdoors for All Foundation
Seattle, WA
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Our Military Kids
McLean, VA
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Olive Crest
Santa Ana, CA
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Oasis For Girls, a project of the Tides Center
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Moms Against Racism and Injustice (MARI)
Pasadena, CA
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Mary's Path
Santa Ana, CA
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Make-A-Wish Greater Los Angeles
Los Angeles, CA
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Legacy Ladies, Inc.
Calabasas, CA
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Higher Ground Youth & Family Services
Anaheim, CA
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Goodwill Industries of San Francisco, San Mateo, and Marin Counties
San Francisco, CA
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Golden Heart Ranch
Hermosa Beach, CA
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Girls Incorporated of Orange County
Santa Ana, CA
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FosterAll
Glendale, CA
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Florence Crittenton Services of Orange County Inc.
Fullerton, CA
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Five Acres - The Boys & Girls Aid Society of Los Angeles County
Altadena, CA
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Covenant House California
Los Angeles, CA
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Community Resource Center
Encinitas, CA
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Children's Bureau
Los Angeles, CA
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Bay Area Crisis Nursery
Concord, CA
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At The Crossroads
San Francisco, CA
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Amanda Hope Rainbow Angels
Phoenix, AZ
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Western Division Board of Directors

Evan Aldrich

CRC
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Travis Bethune

Berkshire Hathaway Specialty Insurance
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Kaci Burger

Senior Treaty Underwriter, Senior Vice President
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Bobby Carroll

Crum & Forster
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Nathan Carter

AIG
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Craig Cendack

Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty
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Jennifer Chargualaf

The Zenith
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David Cummard

The Mahoney Group
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Debbi Forde

WTW
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Dennis Fox

Brown & Riding
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Stuart Ganiss

The Liberty Company Insurance Brokers, Inc.
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Margaret Hartmann

Berkshire Hathaway Homestate Companies
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Marc Hickman

Aon Risk Solutions
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Linde Hotchkiss

Newfront
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Jennifer Knox

WTW
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Michelle Lonaker

Heffernan
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Adam McDonough

Lockton Insurance Brokers, LLC
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Ben McKay

Surplus Line Association of CA
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Carol Newman

Confie
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Martin Ogden

Intact Insurance Solutions
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Lindsey Rey

The Hartford
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Corey Rider

CNA
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Bill Ross

Insurance Industry Charitable Foundation, Inc.
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Charlie Rosson

USI Insurance Services
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Dean Schmieder

United Healthcare
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Keith Schuler

InterWest
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Kurt Stemmler

Chubb
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Vandana Sule

EY
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Pilar Summerville

RT Specialty
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Nancy Thomas

Hub
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Adam Witten

Liberty Mutual
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Western Division Chapters & Programs

Arizona Chapter

Phoenix, Arizona

Since 2014, IICF’s Arizona Chapter has awarded over $158,000 in local community grants to organizations with programs focused in the areas of Children at Risk, Education, and Human Services. During 2020, IICF Arizona hosted two Fill the Truck food drives benefiting the St. Mary’s Food Bank Alliance. These efforts, in conjunction with the IICF Children’s Relief, enabled IICF Arizona to fund the distribution of 286,648 meals to children and families facing hunger as a result of the pandemic.

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Colorado Chapter

Denver, CO

IICF is a national nonprofit with a local focus. Funds raised in Colorado, remain in Colorado through the IICF Community Grants Program to nonprofits focused in the areas of children at risk, education, and human services. IICF’s Colorado Chapter has awarded over $185,000 in local community grants. Since 2020, IICF Colorado has facilitated the distribution of over 64,000 meals locally through the Fill the Truck and Children's Relief Fund efforts.

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Pacific Northwest Chapter

Seattle, WA & Portland, OR

IICF established the Pacific Northwest Chapter in 2017 and has since awarded over$100,000 to local nonprofits supporting children at risk, education, and human services. During 2020, IICF Pacific Northwest hosted a virtual basic needs drive benefiting Friends of the Children, Seattle. These efforts, in conjunction with the IICF Children’s Relief, enabled IICF Pacific Northwest to fund the distribution of 69,195 meals to children and families facing hunger as a result of the pandemic.

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Covenant House CA

Covenant House California

Donors like IICF have enabled us to keep our doors open, providing youth with the services they need, while achieving our growth goals so we can serve more youth. This outpouring of support has not only confirmed what a special community we are a part of at Covenant House California but has also been the source of encouragement and love for our youth and staff.