People's Trust donates toys for Toys for Tots in Broward County
DEERFIELD BEACH, Fla. – In its fifth year participating in Toys for Tots, Deerfield Beach-based People’s Trust Insurance Company today announced it surpassed last year’s record-breaking gift collection. People’s Trust collected more than 300 toys to benefit Broward county’s less-fortunate children.
“People’s Trust Insurance has been a passionate participant in Toys for Tots for many years, and all of us feel privileged to be able to help all children experience the joy of the holiday season,” said George Schaeffer, the company’s Chairman and Chief Executive Officer. “We are honored to call Broward County our home, and we will continue to lend our support and service to the community.”
The Toys for Tots program, run by the U.S. Marine Corps Reserve, collects new, unwrapped toys from October through mid-December. During the Christmas holiday season, local community and philanthropic organizations distribute the toys to children in need throughout the community.
Toys for Tots brings members of the community together for a common cause, while helping countless youngsters become responsible, productive, patriotic citizens.
About People’s Trust Insurance
Founded in 2008, People's Trust Insurance has emerged as one of Florida's top 10 home insurance companies, providing homeowners with affordable rates and benefits not available anywhere else. Honored with the 2013 Enterprise Florida Governor's Innovators in Business Award, People's Trust provides a “Better Way” for more than 140,000 Floridians to insure their homes. With more than 600 employees in our family of companies and an affiliation with Florida’s largest insurance restoration general contractor, People’s Trust is Florida’s best prepared home insurance company and a full partner in our policyholders’ recovery after loss.
About Toys for Tots
The mission of the U.S. Marine Corps Reserve Toys for Tots program is to collect new, unwrapped toys during October, November and December each year, and distribute those toys as Christmas gifts to less-fortunate children in the community in which the campaign is conducted. Local Toys for Tots campaign coordinators conduct an array of activities throughout the year, including golf tournaments, foot races, bicycle races and other voluntary events designed to increase interest in Toys for Tots, and concurrently generate toys and monetary donations.