Celebrating a big birthday by giving a big gift
This year, the Allstate Foundation celebrated a big anniversary not by receiving, but by giving.  The Foundation first invited its key nonprofit partners to an Executive Summit where peers and…
Better listening drives better results
Our employees and agency owners are on the ground in nearly every community in the country. That’s why we have been focused for so long on having a positive impact…
Partnering together to support local communities
[Photo caption: Suren Gupta, Executive Vice President Allstate Technology and Operations, and Jim Towns, agency owner and co-chairman of Agency Executive Council] With corporate giving campaigns, what matters most: that…
Fan the flames of volunteerism
How do you energize already-enthusiastic employee volunteers to build on that commitment in their communities? You give them someskin in the game, by allowing them to choose which groups or…
Employees help unleash innovation as The Allstate Foundation turns 60
A 1952 memo to Allstate managers introduced the newly formed Allstate Foundation: “We owe the community and nation from which we derive our livelihood all the reasonable philanthropic assistance we…