Zurich Insurance Group (Zurich) is a leading multi-line insurance provider with more than 55,000 employees worldwide serving customers in more than 170 countries. Founded in Switzerland in 1872, Zurich has more than 140 years of experience serving businesses globally, including 100 years in the United States. In North America, Zurich is a leading commercial property-casualty insurance provider serving small businesses, and mid-sized and large companies, including multinational corporations.
Additionally, since becoming the title sponsor of the Zurich Classic of New Orleans in 2005, Zurich has supported numerous local charities such as St. Michael Special School, St. Bernard Project and the Bayou District Foundation to name a few. Zurich spearheaded a Toys R Us gift card drive to help disadvantaged youths, collaborated with then First Lady, Laura Bush, to provide books and donations for the Gulf Coast schools and assisted with numerous volunteer projects helping in the recovery efforts.
This year was no exception as Zurich continued to join PGA TOUR star, Justin Rose, and his wife, Kate, in their quest to feed elementary-aged children who lack proper nutrition with their Blessings in a Backpack project.