Community Involvement and Events

We take great pride in our community,
and give back every chance we can.

 

Apr 10, 2019: JA Guest Bartending Event

Hollie Gorman, Agency Leader of B&B Private Client Group will be a guest bartender at the BBC Tavern & Grill raising funds for Jr. Achievement of Delaware. BBC will be donating 10% of meal revenues for those who write “JA” on their dinner check. Proceeds will expand the reach of JA Finance Park, equipping students with the superpowers they need to succeed as future leaders.

Location: BBC Tavern & Grill 4019 Kennett Pike, Greenville, DE 19807
Date: April 10th, 2019
Time: 6:00-9:00pm

To learn more about JA go to: https://www.juniorachievement.org/web/ja-delaware/home

Mar 5, 2019: Estate Planning Council of Delaware

Estate Planning Council of Delaware

B&B B&B Private Client Group is pleased to be a dinner sponsor for the Estate Planning Council of Delaware. Speaker David Kirk will focus on estate planning with the new tax law.

Location: Hotel DuPont
Date: March 5th, 2019
Time: 5:00pm – 7:30pm

Apr 27, 2018: Tilton Award Gala

Tilton Award Gala

B&B Private Client Group is proud to sponsor the Tilton Award Gala, which recognizes Medical Achievement in Delaware . Dr. James Tilton was a founder and named the first President of the Medical Society in Delaware in 1789. Dr. Tilton became a physician, a surgeon and the first Army Surgeon General of the country under General George Washington.

Date: April 27th, 2018
Location: University & Whist Club

Feb 22, 2018: JA Get S.E.T Competition

JA Get S.E.T Competition

Teammates from Brown & Brown Private Client Group volunteered for the Junior Achievement Get S.E.T. Competition on February 22nd . 140 High School students with cognitive disabilities participated in the event to showcase their employment skills. What a day! Students competed in 19 different events from bussing tables, interviewing skills and sorting clothing by size to name a few. We had a great time and we look forward to the next Get S.E.T competition in March.

Click the link to see the JA Get S.E.T Competition Video

JA get SET Competition

Date: February 22nd, 2018
Time: 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Location: JA Headquarters in Delaware

Oct 5, 2017: The Union League of Philadelphia - How the Value of Wine is Determined

How the Value of Wine is Determined

Join Brown & Brown Private Client Group, Newton One and AIG Private Client Group for a wine tasting and a night of exploration of what makes wine collectible and how the value of wines is determined. Charles Curtis, Master of Wine and Neil Kaplan, Managing Partner of Cork Counsel will lead the discussion on the history and current state of the secondary wine market.

Click here to view the invitation

Union League Invitation

Date: October 5th, 2017
Time: 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Location: The Union League of Philadelphia

Oct 4, 2017: 28th Annual Delaware Business Leaders Hall of Fame Dinner

28th Annual Delaware Business Leaders Hall of Fame Dinner

Brown & Brown Private Client Group is proud to be a sponsor of the 28th Annual Delaware Business Leaders Hall of Fame dinner honoring Ernest Dianastasis and Rob Siegfried. Junior Achievement focuses on three pillars: Work Readiness, Entrepreneurship and Financial Literacy. JA is leading a bold movement to teach your people what they need to know to be successful.

Junior Achievement Super Heros

Date: October 4th, 2017

Sep 16, 2017: 240th Anniversary of the Battle of the Brandywine

240th Anniversary of the Battle of the Brandywine

Date: September 16-17th, 2017
Location: Chadds Ford, PA

Teammates from Brown & Brown Private Client Group volunteered to represent the Christian Sanderson Museum in the 240th Anniversary of the Battle of the Brandywine. Reenactors demonstrated the harrowing event from September 11th, 1777 that provided a major victory for the British and enabled them to capture the city of Philadelphia. The Sanderson Museum has a rich collection of objects relating to life in Chadds Ford as well as an extensive collection of memorabilia representing the American experience. Visitors to the museum will uncover artifacts from the Revolutionary War, Civil War, both World Wars and learn about the Battle of Brandywine along with other local lore.

Battle of the Brandywine Map

Battle of the Brandywine Display

Battle of the Brandywine General Lafayette

May 24, 2017: MOT Charter Academy Career Fair

Brown & Brown Private Client Group Participates in MOT Charter Academy Career Fair

Photo from MOT Charter Academy Career Fair
Date: Wednesday, May 24, 2017
Location: MOT Charter Academy in Middletown, Delaware

Team members at Brown & Brown Private Client Group were proud to participate in career day at MOT Charter Academy. Discussions included the need for certain types of insurance protections, careers in the insurance industry, as well as learning more about the services provided by Brown & Brown Insurance.

May 9, 2017: A Night of Exploration of Vintage Wines and Strategies to Protect Your Vintage Collections.

Brown & Brown Private Client Group, Horseneck Tavern and Winston Art Group Present a Night of Exploration of Vintage Wines and Strategies to Protect Your Vintage Collections:  Old World vs New World

Night of Exploration of Vintage Wines
Date: Tuesday, May 9, 2017
Location: The Horseneck Tavern
Address: 11 Bloomfield Ave., Caldwell, New Jersey 07006

Cocktails were served from 5:30pm – 6:00 pm
Wine Tasting, Presentation & Sit-Down Dinner from 6:00pm – 8:00 pm


FEATURED SPEAKERS & TOPICS:

Brian Ward from Winston Art Group discussed Trends in Wine Collecting, When to Sell / When to Buy, Risk Management of Your Wine Collection, and The Differences and Nuances of the Old World Wines Vs the New World Wines

Hollie Gorman from Brown & Brown Private Client Group discussed the Benefits of Insuring Wine and Other Collectibles 

May 4, 2017: 50th Anniversary of the Christian C. Sanderson Museum & New Exhibit for "Wyeth Unplugged"

The 50th Anniversary of the Christian C. Sanderson Museum
New exhibit opening for “Wyeth Unplugged”

Date: Thursday, May 4, 2017
Location: Brandywine Prime Restaurant
Address: 1617 Baltimore Pike, Chadds Ford, PA

Brown & Brown of Delaware was pleased to be a sponsor at the 50th Anniversary luncheon celebrating the treasures found in the Christian C. Sanderson Museum. Following the luncheon, a guided tour was hosted by the curator of the museum which uncovered the private relationship between Chris Sanderson and the Wyeth family.

The Sanderson Museum is a tribute to the life and collection of one man. The Museum contains thousands of artifacts pertaining to not only the local Chadds Ford history, but to the American history as well.

 

March 2017: BB Private Client Group Participates in Junior Achievement Job Shadow Day

Brown & Brown Private Client Group Hosted Three Students from
Glasgow High School for Junior Achievement’s “Job Shadow Day”

Date: March 2017
Location: Brown & Brown of Delaware Private Client Group office
Address: 750 Prides Crossing, Suite 301, Newark, DE 19713

Three business students from local Glasgow High School spent the day with the team at Brown & Brown of Delaware, shadowing staff as they learned about Property & Casualty Insurance topics and careers.

Topics included interviewing skills, as well as property, automobile, aviation and cyber insurance. The impact of social media from a marketing perspective and the “do’s and don’ts” surrounding social media and prospective employers were discussed.

The day ended with an open discussion about career choices, best practices during the interview process and a game of career Jenga.

Nov. 18, 2016: BB Private Client Group Hosted Local Students for Junior Achievement Job Shadow Day

Brown & Brown Private Client Group Hosted Four Students from
Glasgow High School for Junior Achievement’s “Job Shadow Day”

Date: November 18, 2016
Location: Brown & Brown of Delaware Private Client Group office
Address: 750 Prides Crossing, Suite 301, Newark, DE 19713

Brown & Brown staff with Junior Achievement staff and 4 students from Glasgow High School on Job Shadow DayFour accounting students from local Glasgow High School spent the day at Brown & Brown’s Newark office shadowing staff as they learned first-hand who Brown & Brown is, what we do, how both company culture and ethics impact our daily decisions, activities, responsibilities, etc.

In addition to experiencing a “day in the life” at Brown & Brown, our staff took the time to teach their “shadows” about various types of insurance, as well as what employers look for when hiring; things you should and should not do in a job interview; how personality profiles are used when determining who is the best fit for an open position, etc.

The day wrapped up with an open discussion where students were encouraged to ask questions.

It was a successful day all-around, and BB Private Client Group looks forward to hosting students for this program again.

November 17, 2016: BBPCG Sponsors 2016 “Top Attorneys” Event By Delaware Today

Date:  November 17, 2016
Time:  6:00pm – 8:00pm
Location:  Delaware Contemporary Art Gallery
Address:  200 South Madison Street,  Wilmington, DE 19801

The periodical “Delaware Today” held their “2016 Top 100 Attorney’s” event at the Delaware Contemporary Art Gallery to celebrate this year’s winners for this very prestigious peer-to-peer recognition. Sponsored by Brown & Brown and AIG Private Client Groups, respectively, the event celebrated the attorneys from different law firms who are voted to be “Best of Class” for their particular legal disciplines.

November 9, 2016: BBPCG Sponsors Joint Annual Dinner For The Delaware Estate Planning Council And The Chester County Estate Planning Council

Date: November 9, 2016
Time: 6:00pm – 8:00pm
Location: Wilmington Country Club
Address: 4825 Kennett Pike, Wilmington, DE 19807

The Joint Annual Dinner/Meeting for the Delaware Estate Planning and Chester County Estate Planning Councils was held at the Wilmington Country Club. Sponsored by both the Brown & Brown Private Client Group and the New York Private Trust Company, the topic of the evening, “The State of Arts Market”, was presented by Catherine Nagy, Vice President for Sotheby’s in Haverford, PA.

Catherine presented a high level review of the sales and purchases of art in recent years in both the auction houses as well as private sales. Examples included pieces of artwork that have exploded exponentially in value in just the past five years as well as those pieces that have, in fact, de-valued in the same time frame.

May 6, 2016: Handler Thayer Family Office Capital Forum

Handler Thayer Family Office Capital Forum

Date: May 6th, 2016
Time: 8:00am – 5:00pm
Location: University Club of Chicago
Address: 76 E Monroe St, Chicago, IL 60603

B&B PRIVATE CLIENT GROUP was pleased to be a sponsor and a participant in the Handler Thayer Family Office Private Capital Forum on May 6th in Chicago. This event focused on the Anatomy of a Family Office, Asset Allocation to Private Investments, Private Equity, Venture Capital & Co-Investment Opportunities, Developing a Private Capital Strategy, Deal Flow and Due Diligence, Impact Investing & the Family Mission Statement. Participants heard from families and family offices about their experience in making direct investments. The event wrapped up with a Family Office Private Capital Forum Competition.

April 14, 2016: Padua Academy Dinner in Honor of Women's Achievement

Alison Levine2016 Padua Academy Dinner in Honor of Women’s Achievement – Featuring Alison Levine

Date: April 14th, 2016
Time: Reception – 6:00pm; 
Dinner & Program – 7:00pm
Location: The Chase Center on the Riverfront
Address: 815 Justison St., Wilmington, DE 19801

B&B PRIVATE CLIENT GROUP partnered with PURE Insurance to be a platinum sponsor at the 2016 Padua Academy Dinner in Honor of Women’s Achievement. Padua recognized Alison Levine for her exemplary accomplishments and contributions through her non-profit organization, Climb High Foundation. Alison Levine is an adventurer, explorer and a mountaineer. She has climbed the highest peak on every continent, served as the team captain of the first American Women’s Everest Expedition, and skied across the Arctic Circle to the geographic North Pole.
Padua Academy is a four year Catholic high school for young women that was founded in 1954. Rooted in Catholic faith, Padua Academy offers young women a transformational college preparatory education, challenging them to live Christ-centered lives of leadership and service.
(Photo of Alison Levine courtesy of 2016 Padua Academy website – https://forms.diamondmindinc.com/padua/dinner?token=328075661)

March 12, 2016: PCG Sponsored the 8th Annual JA Hockey Challenge

Junior Achievement Hockey Challenge8th Annual JA Hockey Challenge

Date: March 12th, 2016
Time: 7:00pm
Location: Fred Rust Ice Arena
Address: 547 S. College Ave., Newark, DE 19716

B&B PRIVATE CLIENT GROUP was pleased to be a sponsor at the 8th Annual JA Hockey Challenge. Approximately 1,000 hockey fans and supporters of JA came to watch the Philadelphia Flyers Alumni play against the JA All-Stars at the University of Delaware’s Fred Rust Ice Arena. Junior Achievement is the world’s largest organization dedicated to giving young people the knowledge and skills they need to own their economic success, plan for their future, and make a smart academic and economic choices. Tickets were available through Ticketmaster or in person at the University of Delaware Box Office.

Oct. 29, 2015: Ask the Experts – Unlocking the Potential of Hidden Wealth

Unlocking the Potential of Hidden Wealth: Managing Art & CollectiblesAsk the Experts: Unlocking the Potential of Hidden Wealth

Date: October 29th, 2015
Time: 5:30pm – 8:00pm
Location: The Soda House at Hagley Museum and Library

B&B PRIVATE CLIENT GROUP partnered with the experts to bring insight into the art of managing collectibles. Specialists were on hand to discuss the best time to buy or sell valuable objects, trends in the various tangible classes and how to determine fakes or forgeries.
We were pleased to have Philip Zimmerman, former Senior Curator and Head of the Museum Division at the Winterthur Museum in attendance. Phillip discussed topics pertaining to furniture. Michael Larsen, Jewelry Department Head at Freeman’s Auction discussed the ever changing trends in jewelry. Colleen Boyle, Senior Vice President of Pall Mall Art Advisors, discussed how to determine whether an object is real or fake as well as the issues of authentication and understanding what you own.

Oct 7, 2015: BBPCG sponsors the 26th annual Delaware Business Leaders Hall of Fame

Junior Achievement logoBrown & Brown Private Client Group was pleased to be a sponsor at the 26th annual Delaware Business Leaders Hall of Fame

Date: Tuesday, October 7 2015
Time: 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm
University of Delaware’s Arsht Hall, Rt 52, Wilmington, DE

Junior Achievement is the world’s largest organization dedicated to giving young people the knowledge and skills they need to own their economic success, plan for the future, and make smart academic and economic choices.

Oct. 5, 2015: PCG Sponsors The Classics at Brantwyn

The Classics at Brantwyn logoThe Classics at Brantwyn

Date: Sunday October 5, 2015
Time: 11:00 am – 2:30 pm
600 Rockland Road, Wilmington, DE

Brown & Brown Private Client Group was a proud sponsor of The Classics at Brantwyn. On the grounds of the DuPont Country Club and a former du Pont family residence, Brantwyn is a marvel of Georgian elegance in the wooded countryside of the Brandywine Valley. This beautiful estate set the stage for the eighth annual Vintage and Super Car Tour and Show. Proceeds of the event benefited the Kennett Symphony of Chester County.
Tickets to the event were purchased by calling the Kennett Symphony office at 610-444-6363.

Sept. 26, 2015: Greenville Crossing Annual European & Exotic Car Show

Greenville Crossing Annual European & Exotic Car Show

Date: Saturday – September 26, 2015
Time: 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Location: Greenville Crossing, Greenville DE 19807

Brown & Brown Private Client Group was pleased to be a sponsor of the 10th annual Greenville Crossing Annual European & Exotic Car Show. Proceeds from the event were donated to the Boys and Girls Clubs of Delaware. The mission of the Boys & Girls Clubs is to enable all young people, especially those who need us most, to reach their full potential as productive, caring, responsible citizens.

June 4, 2015: CFA Society of Philadelphia – Annual Endowment, Foundation & Philanthropy Conference

CFA Society of Philadelphia: Annual Endowment, Foundation & Philanthropy Conference

Brown & Brown Private Client Group was a Gold Level Conference Sponsor at the 2015 Conference that was held at the Hub Cira Center in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

In addition to a variety of topics & Panel Discussions throughout the day, there were two Keynote speakers in attendance – Mark Zandi, Chief Economist at Moody’s Analytics (Morning Keynote) and John C. “Jack” Bogle, Founder of Vanguard (Luncheon Keynote). The conference addressed many of the pressing issues facing endowments, foundations and other philanthropic concerns.

May 5-6, 2015: NAIFA Delaware Event Annual Conference

NAIFA Delaware Event Annual Conference 2015

Brown & Brown Private Client Group hosted two events at the 2015 NAIFA Delaware Annual Conference that was held at the Double Tree Hotel on King Street in Wilmington, Delaware. The first event, held on Tuesday, May 5 at 9:25am, was conducted by Walter McGuckin of the National Flood Insurance Program. He provided an update to the year’s important changes to the flood insurance program.

The second event, held at 2:45pm on May 5, featured Keith Allen of AIG Private Client Group. He discussed the Liability Trends that affect affluent clients, and ways to best serve this particular niche.

April 29, 2015: Junior Achievement Reverse Job Shadow

Junior Achievement Reverse Job Shadow

Charles Raymond participated in JA’s Reverse Job Shadow program at their facility in Wilmington, Delaware. The activities he participated in with the high school students included:

  • Discussing the Culture and History of Brown & Brown Insurance.
  • Highlighting the “personal pathway” to his current career and the education needed to achieve success or advance in a career of high-net-worth insurance.
  • Discussing Ethical situations that are unique to the insurance business.
  • Interviews that were both student-led and host-led.
March 3, 2015: Tax Efficient Spend-Down Strategies During Retirement

Tax Efficient Spend-Down Strategies During Retirement

Date: Tuesday March 3, 2015
Time: 5:15 pm – 8:00 pm
Location: Hotel DuPont DuBarry Room

Brown & Brown Private Client Group sponsored an event in conjunction with the Estate Planning Council of Delaware. Robert Keebler, a Partner with Keebler & Associates, LLP, spoke on Tax Efficient Spend-Down Strategies During Retirement.

March 27, 2014: CE Class Invitation

CE Class Invitation

Date: Thursday March 27, 2014
3:00 pm: Registration
3:30 pm – 4:30 pm: High Net Worth Liability Trends & Serving the Affluent
4:30 pm – 5:30 pm: Insurance Planning for Art Estates
5:30 pm – 6:30 pm: Cocktails

Location: Crowne Plaza Wilmington North 630 Naamans Rd, Claymont, DE 19703

This continuing education class taught by Brown & Brown Private Client Group, Compass Ion Advisors, LLC and AIG Private Client included a lively discussion on liability trends and insurance planning for Art Estates.

Oct. 5, 2014: The Classics at Brantwyn

The Classics at Brantwyn logo

The Classics at Brantwyn

Date: Sunday October 5, 2014
Time: 11:00 am
Location: 600 Rockland Road, Wilmington, DE
Brown & Brown of Delaware was a proud sponsor of The Classics at Brantwyn. On the grounds of the DuPont Country Club and a former du Pont family residence, Brantwyn is a marvel of Georgian elegance in the wooded countryside of the Brandywine Valley. This beautiful estate set the stage for the seventh annual Vintage and Super Car Tour and Show. Proceeds of the event benefited the Kennett Symphony of Chester County.

Tickets were purchased by calling the Kennett Symphony office at 610-444-6363.

 

Sept. 27, 2014: Greenville Crossing Annual European & Exotic Car Show

Greenville Crossing Annual European & Exotic Car Show

Date: Saturday – September 27, 2014
Time: 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Location: Greenville Crossing, Greenville DE 19807

Brown & Brown Private Client Group was proud to be a sponsor of the Annual Greenville Crossing European & Exotic Car Show. The event was developed as a fundraiser for H. Fletcher Brown Boys and Girls Club of Wilmington in order to ensure that the Boys and Girls Club would be able to continue to achieve its mission of inspiring and enabling all young individuals, especially those who need it most, in realizing their full potential as productive, responsible, and caring citizens.

April 9, 2014: CE Class Invitation – Delaware Chapter of NAIFA

Delaware Chapter of NAIFA Continuing Education Class

Date: Wednesday – April 9, 2014
11:30 am – Registration
12:00 pm – 1:00 pm – Monthly Meeting: Topic – “High Net Worth Liability Trends & Serving the Affluent”

Location: Christiana Hilton, La Chameleon Room, 100 Continental Drive, Newark, DE 19713

Brown & Brown Private Client Group sponsored the April meeting of the Delaware Chapter of NAIFA in conjunction with the AIG Private Client Group to discuss the risks and exposures that affluent clients face every day, as well as how best to serve their complex insurance needs. Both CFP and general insurance continuing credits were available.

Oct. 6, 2013: The Classics at Brantwyn

The Classics at Brantwyn logoDate: Sunday October 6, 2013
Time: 11:00 am
Location: 600 Rockland Road, Wilmington, DE
Brown & Brown of Delaware was a proud sponsor of The Classics at Brantwyn. On the grounds of the DuPont Country Club and a former du Pont family residence, Brantwyn is a marvel of Georgian elegance in the wooded countryside of the Brandywine Valley. This beautiful estate sets the stage for the sixth annual Vintage and Super Car Tour and Show. Proceeds of the event benefit the Kennett Symphony of Chester County.

Tickets to the event were purchased through calling the Kennett Symphony office at 610-444-6363.

June 26, 2013: Grand Opening Celebration

Brown & Brown Private Client Group moved to a new office at the Iron Hill Corporate Center in Newark, Delaware and had a grand opening celebration – featuring music by Time for Two – on Wednesday, June 26, 2013 from 4:30–6:30 pm at their new location:

750 Prides Crossing, Suite 301, Newark, DE 19713

 

May 10, 2013: Sanderson Museum Members Only Event

Sanderson Museum photoSanderson Museum Members Only Event

Date: May 10, 2013
Time: 5:00 – 8:00
Location: 1755 Creek Road, Chadds Ford, PA

Brown & Brown sponsored an event honoring members and volunteers of the Sanderson Museum for their contributions. The museum celebrates the passionate collection of Chris Sanderson with artifacts pertaining not only to local Chadds Ford history, but to American history as well.

May 5, 2013: Point-To-Point at Winterthur

POINT-To-POINT at Winterthur logoPoint-To-Point at Winterthur

Date: May 5, 2013
Time: 11:30 – 4:00

Brown & Brown joined the festivities of the 35th annual Point-to-Point event. Guests and team members enjoyed a fun day of horse racing, historic cars, horse drawn carriages and gourmet food. Proceeds from the event went towards maintaining the beautiful Winterthur estate grounds.

Jan. 17, 2013: “The Art of Philanthropy” with Celebrity Chef Proprietor Terrance Brennan

“The Art of Philanthropy” with Celebrity Chef Proprietor Terrance Brennan

Date: January 17, 2013
Time: 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Location: 726 Madison Avenue at 64th Street, New York City

In conjunction with JPMorgan Private Bank, AIG Private Client Group and the non-profit Save Our Strength, Brown & Brown hosted an evening with world renown Chef Terrance Brennan that focused on the impact of Philanthropy through artful collaboration.

Sponsored by: Brown & Brown Private Client Group, JPMorgan Private Bank, AIG Private Client Group and Save Our Strength

Oct. 7, 2012: The Classics at Brantwyn

The Classics at Brantwyn

Date: October 7, 2012
Time: 11am – 2:30pm
Location: Brantwyn Estate 600 Rockland Road, Wilmington, DE

Brown & Brown of Delaware was a proud sponsor of “The Classics at Brantwyn” on October 7, 2012. Vintage cars from the beginning of the 20th century to the present were on display at the exquisite grounds of the Brantwyn Estate. The event was developed as a fundraiser for the Kennett Symphony of Chester County in order to ensure that the orchestra would be able to continue to achieve its mission of presenting symphonic music along with providing musical education and outreach programs in the community. Tickets were purchased by calling the Kennett Symphony office at 610-444-6363.

April 25, 2012: Delaware Coalition for Literacy Annual Corporate Spelling Bee

Delaware Coalition for Literacy Annual Corporate Spelling Bee

Date: April 25, 2012
Time: 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Location: Embassy Suites Hotel in Newark, DE

There are approximately 100,000 Delawareans who have minimal reading skills and nearly 8,000 people in literacy classes. Shockingly, 700 people remain on waiting lists; this event helped raise money to fund adult learning programs and more. Mark O’Neill of Brown & Brown of Delaware is the reigning 2011 champion and competed for first place again this year.

April 24, 2012: “How Art Provenance Can Affect Collectors and Galleries”

“How Art Provenance Can Affect Collectors and Galleries”

Date: April 24, 2012
Time: 6:30pm to 8:00 pm
Location: The Newtown Grill in Newtown, PA
Sponsored by: Brown & Brown and ARIS

Brown & Brown of Delaware hosted a discussion with Judith Pearson, President of ARIS Title Insurance about the provenance and the issues facing collectors and galleries. Best practices were discussed on how to manage one’s art and collectibles in the same way that one manages other investments.

April 19, 2012: Wine Tasting & Continuing Education Class

Brown & Brown of Delaware and Chartis Private Client Group Sponsor Continuing Education Class on Wine

Local community members attended an educational class focused on wine education and preserving and collecting wine. The class was followed by a wine tasting and hors d’oeuvres.
Date: April 19, 2012
Registration 3:30pm
Class 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Wine Tasting Reception 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Location: The Corinthian Yacht Club in Essington, PA

Spring 2012: Volunteer Teaching for Junior Achievement

This Spring Hollie Gorman and Joy Wedge, of Brown & Brown of Delaware, volunteered to teach a five-class Junior Achievement program. A class of 27 second-graders at Albert H. Jones Elementary in Newark, DE learned about currency and government roles through the “Our Community” curriculum.

March 24, 2012: Wilmington Jaycees Scavenger Hunt

Wilmington Jaycees Scavenger Hunt

On March 24, 2012 Brown & Brown of Delaware won 1st place in the Wilmington Jaycees scavenger hunt. Multiple teams from corporate offices had an opportunity to use their creativity and skills to solve riddles all over downtown Wilmington. Funds raised from this event benefited Junior Achievement of Delaware.