GREENSBORO, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Key Risk (a W. R. Berkley Company), a leading provider of workers compensation insurance products and services for employers throughout the eastern United States, today announced their annual fundraising contribution total of $25,000 for Kids’ Chance of Maryland. Formed by workers compensation professionals, Kids’ Chance is a national organization that awards scholarships to students (ages 16-25) whose parent’s on-the-job death or catastrophic injury resulted in a substantial decline in family income.
Funds were raised for Kids’ Chance of Maryland through the combined efforts of Key Risk associates out of the Company’s Baltimore office and from W. R. Berkley Corporation Charitable Foundation on behalf of W. R. Berkley Corporation and Key Risk.
“Supporting Kids’ Chance organizations across Key Risk’s footprint is a part of our culture,” said Rob Standen, president of Key Risk. “Our team in Baltimore is committed to helping to make a difference in the lives of Maryland families who have suffered from a catastrophic work related accident.”
“Each year our associates seek new ways to support the Kids’ Chance state organizations,” added Mr. Standen. “On behalf of the entire Key Risk team, we are proud to continuously support Kids’ Chance, and their commitment to provide the children of injured workers access to higher education.”
ABOUT KIDS’ CHANCE of MARYLAND:
Established in 1998 as an outgrowth of Maryland's workers' compensation community, Kids' Chance of Maryland is dedicated to assisting the children of Maryland workers who have been catastrophically or fatally injured during the course of their employment. For more information about Kids’ Chance of Maryland, visit www.KidsChance-MD.org.
ABOUT KEY RISK:
Key Risk (a W. R. Berkley Company) provides its clients with risk management, claims, and managed care services. Workers compensation policies are written on behalf of member insurance companies of W. R. Berkley Corporation, rated A+ (Superior) Financial Size Category XV by A.M. Best Company. Through their Alternative Risk Services division, Key Risk provides workers compensation third-party administrative services to self-insured clients.
Operating from headquarters in Greensboro, NC and through regional offices and territory-dedicated staff, Key Risk’s regional footprint includes the states of Pennsylvania, Maryland, Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Alabama and Georgia.