MECHANICSBURG, Pa.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Donations from CM Regent Insurance Company allowed the CESA 6 Smart Thinking Foundation to make $60,000 in micro-grants available to public and private K-12 school systems in Wisconsin, with individual awards of up to $1,000 toward CESA 6 products and services. The grants will help schools to innovate and achieve their strategic goals.
“At this time of great uncertainty, CM Regent is proud to partner with CESA 6 to provide the funds necessary to advance the work of schools in Wisconsin,” said Bob White, president of CM Regent Insurance Company. “Schools are the cornerstones of our communities, and this partnership will help provide them with the tools needed to continue their important work educating Wisconsin’s children.”
The mission of the CESA 6 Smart Thinking Foundation is to promote innovation in learning by supporting directed programs for educational systems. The foundation was created by Cooperative Educational Service Agency 6 (CESA 6), a non-profit agency based in Oshkosh, Wis., whose mission is to provide solutions to school systems to maximize success.
Foundation Board President Ted Neitzke praised CM Regent for its investment in Wisconsin schools and thanked school leaders who applied for grants. “Thank you for your proactive efforts to continually improve your service to students, staff and families. That’s Smart Thinking!” Neitzke said.
About CM Regent
This wholly owned subsidiary of Church Mutual Insurance Company, S.I. leverages Church Mutual’s insurance expertise to meet the unique needs of K-12 school districts, colleges and universities. Coverages include commercial property and liability insurance, workers’ compensation, school leaders’ legal liabilities, excess liability, privacy protection, owner-controlled insurance and a variety of employee benefit products for public schools in Pennsylvania and Wisconsin.
About Church Mutual
Church Mutual Insurance Company, S.I., founded in 1897, offers specialized insurance for religious organizations of all denominations, public and private K-12 schools, colleges and universities, senior living facilities, secular and non-secular camps and conference centers, and nonprofit and human services organizations throughout the United States. Church Mutual markets most lines of commercial property and liability insurance, including multi-peril, workers' compensation and commercial auto insurance. In addition to insurance, Church Mutual provides a spectrum of value-added solutions that benefit its customers. Church Mutual holds the following honors:
- A.M. Best Company "A" (excellent) rating
- BenchmarkPortal Top 10 National Customer Service Center
- Wisconsin 75 Top Private Company by Deloitte US, 2016, 2017, 2018 and 2019
- Wisconsin 75 Distinguished Performer: Innovation by Deloitte US 2019
- Futuremakers Partner by Wisconsin Technical College System
- Celent Model Insurer for innovation and emerging technologies
- Award in Innovation for entrepreneurialism and innovation by National Association of Mutual Insurance Companies
- 2018-2019 Employer of the Year by Northcentral Technical College