Together, the people of Ameritas contribute thousands of hours every year to community organizations and civic projects.

Their desire and determination to volunteer is a source of pride for Ameritas. In 2018, our associates logged 10,440 hours in volunteer time, helping 214 organizations across the country.

Giving back will always be part of who we are and what we value. In 2018, our company contributed nearly $1.6 million to strengthen education programs, support nonprofits and ensure success for a wide variety of projects from local arts and family programs to mentoring children.

In the end, fulfilling life is more than how we do business. It’s how we help people in our communities fulfill their own lives every day of the year.

Ameritas associates logged 10,440 volunteer hours in 2018.

That includes 572 hours as mentors for TeamMates, 294 hours with Boy Scouts of America and 253 with the Nebraska Horse Council’s Nebraska Horse Trails Committee.

49% of every corporate contribution dollar went for education purposes.

27 associates each logged more than 100 hours of volunteer time in 2018.

352 associates volunteered their time in 2018.

$1.6 million

Nearly $1.6 million was contributed to nonprofit organizations nationwide.

2018 marked the 17th anniversary of Children’s Dental Day, sponsored by Ameritas.

More than 5,000 children have received much-needed dental care.

In 2018, Ameritas associates logged volunteer hours in the Hours Project to help 214 organizations across the nation.

Ameritas contributed $60,000 in associate matching funds.

Ameritas funded over 300 nonprofit organizations in 2018.

Community Stories

Group of Ameritas volunteers at Cincinnati Zoo

Cincinnati Zoo lights: Associates getting involved

Volunteering to help the zoo shine bright for the holidays is one way we support this community treasure.

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Joe Nuxhall Miracle League Nuxy Bash 2017

The Miracle League makes life more fulfilling for hundreds of special needs baseball players and families.

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Associates swing hammers for Habitat for Humanity of Lincoln

Habitat for Humanity makes life more fulfilling by putting homes within reach for more families.

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Taylor Family Foundation: Caring for kids with needs

The foundation serves children and youth with life-threatening and chronic illnesses, and developmental disabilities.

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2018 Rosen Humanitarian Award Winner

2018 Lester A. Rosen Humanitarian & Achievement Award

The Rosen Award is now bestowed on a field partner who upholds Lester’s legacy and spirit.

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Miracle League in New Orleans brings the community together

Everyone wins when a community comes together to make life more fulfilling for special needs kids.

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Fights fires, finds her purpose

AJ Kurtzer came full circle and found a way into her new community by joining the volunteer fire department.

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girl and Mentor doing craft

Be a mentor, change the world

Right now, many kids are on a waiting list for a mentor. Could one of them be waiting for you?

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Building a field of dreams

Over 50 teams now participate in the Little League field of dreams in the community of Weston, Mass.

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