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Nov

18.16

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In honor of Veterans Day, The Primerica Foundation presented a $15,000 check to the USO Council of Georgia. Primerica Senior National Sales Director Bobby & Red Buisson, of Gainesville, GA, additionally matched the $15,000 for a total of $30,000 donated to the USO!

In addition to hospitality, transportation assistance, guidance and care packages, the USO offers support to military members transitioning into civilian life. These funds will help with transition services. For more information on USO, visit their site.

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Nov

09.16

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Sixty-five Primerica Home Office employees recently participated in the 2016 Great Days of Service volunteer project benefitting the Lawrenceville Boys & Girls Club.

Great Days of Service is one of the largest community volunteer events in the nation. Volunteers from the Primerica Home Office participate every year in the annual program spearheaded by the Gwinnett Collation for Health & Human Services.

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This year, the Primerica volunteer team worked on a multitude of projects at the campus, including yard work, painting benches, cleaning and organizing storage rooms, repairing and replacing raised garden beds, and even building a puppet theater.

Boys & Girls Clubs provide a safe place for young people to learn and grow while helping them reach their full potential. The Lawrenceville club serves approximately 280 kids and teens ages 6-18 per day.

This is Primerica’s 16th time participating in Great Days of Service.

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Aug

22.16

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Check out these photos of runners hitting the streets August 6 for the Sixth Annual Button Down Dash 5K and 10K race benefitting the Gwinnett Coalition for Health and Human Services. Read about it here or see a video here.
Ninety-four racers from the Primerica Home Office participated in the event and each received a team T-shirt. Corey Carnhill was the team captain.

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Primerica sponsored two water stations — one on the race course and at the finish line.

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May

23.16

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For the fifth year in a row, Primerica served as the presenting sponsor of the world’s largest fundraising event for the American Cancer Society, held Friday at the Gwinnett County Fairgrounds. More than $1.4 million has already been raised toward Relay for Life Gwinnett’s $2 million goal to battle cancer.

When all was said and done May 13, more than 5,400 people had participated in the overnight event. Primerica was responsible for donating more than $75,000 of the $1.4 million raised in Gwinnett County.

 

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May

16.16

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The Primerica Foundation, along with The United Way of Greater Atlanta and other partners, aims to take on student hunger within the Gwinnett County School District thanks to school level non-profit organizations, one of which was started by a tenth grader. The Primerica Foundation is committed to supporting community causes that contribute to self-sufficiency for low-to-moderate income families and individuals.

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Now that they’ve been given $25,000 in seed money to get started, a discreet on-campus food pantry at Peachtree Ridge High School in Suwanee and an elaborate community garden at Meadowcreek High School in Norcross will have the funds to watch these projects grow. The “micro-grants” were awarded through the inaugural Spark Prize Gwinnett, a newly formed non-profit competition to recognize community members who are addressing areas of concern in hunger, health, education, income, and homelessness within the county.
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