What could be more fulfilling than making a positive difference in someone’s life?

Nurturing a child through mentoring. Extending a helping hand and a kind heart to people in need. Providing funds to strengthen education programs. Supporting the local arts.

Giving back is part of who we are and what we value as a company. And we’re so proud of the many thousands of volunteer hours Ameritas associates contribute each year to community organizations and civic projects.

Ameritas associates logged 18,681 volunteer hours in 2016.

That includes 456 to Boy Scouts, 454 to Girl Scouts and 424 to the TeamMates mentoring program.

56% of every corporate contribution dollar went for education purposes.

50 associates each logged more than 100 hours of volunteer time in 2016.

Over 540 associates volunteered their time in 2016.

$1.8 million+

More than $1.8 million was contributed to nonprofit organizations nationwide.

Volunteers donated 424 hours mentoring students with TeamMates mentoring program.

2016 marked the 15th anniversary of Children's Dental Day, sponsored by Ameritas.

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

In 2016, Ameritas associates logged volunteer hours in the Hours Project toward helping 320 organizations across the nation.

Ameritas contributed nearly $66,000 in associate matching funds.

Ameritas funded over 350 different nonprofit organizations in 2016.

Community Stories

Taylor Family Foundation: Caring for kids with unique needs Caring for kids with unique needs

The Taylor Family Foundation serves children and youth living with life-threatening and chronic illnesses, and developmental disabilities. Their Camp Arroyo creates community for these kids and their families—completely free of charge. David White and Associates (DWA) finds inspiration volunteering and fundraising for this great organization. Ameritas is proud to join them in this support and […]

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2017 Lester A. Rosen Humanitarian and Achievement Award

The Lester A. Rosen Humanitarian and Achievement Award holds a special place of honor for our company.

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Making miracles in NOLA

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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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

The community of Weston, Mass., came together to develop a field of dreams, and now over 50 teams participate in the Little League.

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