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Five Family Friendly Card Games

Game #1: Blitz or 31 - Object of the game: Players attempt to assemble a hand which totals 31 points in one suit; or to have a hand at the showdown whose points in one suit is higher than that of any other player ...

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Roots to Road Program Luncheon

YOU'RE INVITED Davidson & Associates Insurance is proud to be the presenting sponsor & cohost in the 2nd Annual Farm to Table Luncheon which benefits Partners & Careers "Roots to Road Program". In honor of...

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The 4-3-2-1 on Back to School

Get the 411 on the Back to School by reading this 4-3-2-1 Post! 4 Healthy School Lunch Ideas Let’s face it, sandwiches get a little old after a while. Try these four new healthy ideas to spice up the lunch box! Turkey &...

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The Sunday of Summer.... August

The Sunday of Summer.... August In Vancouver the last few weeks, we have gotten our fair share of hot weather! AC unit prices skyrocketed and box fans sold out of many local stores! It’s a heatwave us PNW natives aren’...

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June Referral Rewards Partner: Legacy Salmon Creek Foundation

Since its founding, the Legacy Salmon Creek Hospital Foundation has funded and completed incredible projects enhancing the lives of Clark County community members. The Foundation, which was founded in 2005 has raised...

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Welcome Emily!

Emily is the newest member of our team here at Davidson & Associates, joining us as a recent graduate from Washington State University, Vancouver (GO COUGS). Emily is excited to be putting her marketing expertise...

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3rd Annual Flag Day

Our third annual Flag Exchange in celebration of Flag Day with The Historic Trust is fast approaching. From June 11th-15th, we will be giving out 150 American Flags while supplies last and accepting old flags to be...

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Welcome Sherri!

Our team continues to grow with the bright addition to our personal lines team, Sherri Walling. Sherri has been in the insurance industry for 5 years after 34 years in banking. She and her family have lived in Vancouver...

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May Newsletter 2018

Here's what you'll find in our May newsletter: Join us at Tacos & Taps!The Parks Foundation of Clark CountyFlag Day ExchangeCommunity Events Click here to download a PDF of the May Newsletter.

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May Referral Rewards Partner: the Parks Foundation of Clark County

When we look around at our beautiful community, we sometimes forget about the work needed to maintain our parks and natural landscapes. Our May Referral Rewards Partner, the Parks Foundation of Clark County, cares for...

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Autism Empowerment

Founded by Karen and John Krejcha, the southwest Washington non-profit promotes inclusion and empowerment for all people on the autism spectrum both locally and nationally. One of the founding beliefs and missions of...

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April Newsletter 2018

Here's what you'll find in our April newsletter:Vote in Best of Clark CountyAutism Empowerment FeatureWelcome Britny!LSW's new RYDClick here to download a PDF of the April Newsletter.

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Happy 9th work anniversary, Tony!

This March we’re celebrating the head of our business department, Tony Johnson’s, 9th year at Davidson & Associates! Not only has Tony been a strong leader in our office since he joined the team in 2009, but he’s...

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March 2018 Newsletter

What you'll find in this Newsletter: Featured Non-Profit: the Hockinson School District FoundationTony's Work AnniversaryBowling with HeartGreen Eggs and HamClick here to download a PDF of the March Newsletter.

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March Referral Rewards Partner: the Hockinson School District Foundation

In 2018, we’re proud to partner with a number of school district foundations to support education and community growth. This March we’re excited to introduce The Hockinson School District Foundation, a foundation of...

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February 2018 Newsletter

What you'll find in this Newsletter:Featured Non-Profit: Open House MinistriesWelcome Chuy and Marci!Bowling with HeartBruce Recognized for service on Safeco CouncilClick here to download a PDF of the February...

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Our team is growing! Welcome, Britny!

Britny joins our team as a Business Account Manager. She moved back to her hometown of Vancouver, WA in January 2018 with the hopes of planting roots closer to family and friends. She found a home with the Davidson &...

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February Referral Rewards Partner: Open House Ministries

Introducing Open House Ministries! Our February Referral Rewards was founded more than 30 years ago by Bob and Joanne Kendall. It began when the Kendalls saw a growing number of homeless people in Esther Short Park,...

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Welcome Marci!

Marci is joining the team as our Benefits producer. As the mother of four boys and proud grandmother of one grandson, Marci loves spending time with her family. She enjoys fishing and camping with her kids and is an...

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January 2018 Newsletter

What you'll find in this Newsletter:Featured Non-Profit: The Hough FoundationKylie's Work Anniversary2018 Referral Rewards Partners2017 RRP RecapClick here to download a PDF of the January Newsletter.

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January Referral Rewards Partner: Hough Foundation

Kicking off our 2018 Referral Rewards Program is our January non-profit partner, the Hough Foundation. We’re thrilled to begin this year of giving with the Hough Foundation and are proud of the work they do to support...

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Welcome Chuy!

Chuy Garcia has joined Davidson & Associates Insurance as our Business Sales Agent. He grew up in The Dalles, Oregon. After finishing his undergrad at the University of Oregon in Sociology and History, Chuy settled...

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2018 Referral Rewards Partners

Introducing another terrific group of non-profits for our 2018 Referral Rewards Program. We invite you to check out their missions and learn about what they do to help our area. Our community flourishes and grows...

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December 2017 Newsletter

What you'll find in this Newsletter:Featured Non-Profit: Courts for KidsDecember Work AnniversariesWalk & KnockMerry Christmas!Upcoming community events Click here to download a PDF of the November Newsletter.

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November 2017 Newsletter

What you'll find in this Newsletter:Featured Non-Profit: Fort Vancouver Regional Library FoundationWalk & Knock RecapAccomplished & Under 40 HonoreesHappy Thanksgiving!Upcoming Community EventsClick here to...

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How Local Businesses are Supporting our Community

At Davidson & Associates, one of our top priorities is giving back to the community that has given so much to us. The leaders in our community, board members, neighborhood volunteers, restaurant owners and...

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We're There When You Need Us Most

= "PEMCO gave us our memories back." from PEMCO Insurance on Vimeo. Working with an Independent Insurance Agency Matters Life happens! So do accidents. We're all human, and no matter what we do to prevent them, damages,...

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Ghost Runners Brewery Community Spotlight

At Davidson & Associates, one of our top priorities is giving back to the community that has given so much to us. The leaders in our community, board members, neighborhood volunteers, restaurant owners and...

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November Referral Rewards Partner: Fort Vancouver Regional Library Foundation

Vancouver Regional Library Feature This month, we’re thrilled to have the Fort Vancouver Regional Library Foundation as our Referral Rewards Partner. The FVRL Foundation is a nonprofit that supports the regional...

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Best Practices 2017

Davidson & Associates Insurance of Vancouver has re-qualified to join an elite group of independent insurance agencies around the United States participating in the Independent Insurance Agents & Brokers of...

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October Referral Rewards Partner: Friends of the Carpenter

This month, we’re proud to partner with Friends of the Carpenter (FOC) for our Referral Rewards Program! This faith based non-profit, which grew from the simple idea of inviting the area’s poor and homeless to join in...

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October 2017 Newsletter

What you'll find in this newsletter:Friends of the CarpenterGive More 24! RecapReferral Rewards Check DeliveryWork AnniversariesMeet EllieCommunity EventsClick here to view a PDF of the October newsletter.

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Welcome, Ellie!

Welcome, Ellie! Meet, Ellie Hewett- the newest member of the Davidson team! Ellie has joined us as our Digital Marketing Intern and will be here for the next nine months. She grew up in Texas and graduated in May...

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September 2017 Newsletter

What you'll find in this month's newsletter:Give More 24Teach One to Lead One Referral Rewards Check DeliveryWork AnniversariesThe Great American Eclipse Summer Photo Challenge WinnersCommunity EventsClick here to view...

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September Referral Rewards Partner: Teach One to Lead One!

This month Davidson & Associates Insurance are excited to partner with the Clark County chapter of Teach One to Lead One® (T1L1)! This organization works to have a lasting and positive impact on at-risk youth in...

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August Referral Rewards Partner: Council for the Homeless

During the month of August, Davidson and Associates Insurance is proud to be partnering with Council for the Homeless. The Council for the Homeless is dedicated to helping everyone in Clark County have the opportunity...

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August 2017 Newsletter

What you'll find in this month's newsletter: August Referral Rewards Partner: Council for the HomelessWork AnniversariesSummer Vacation Photo ChallengeCheck Delivery Photo!Share Soup's On!Flag Day Thank You! Click here...

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July 2017 Newsletter

What you'll find in this month's newsletter: July Referral Rewards Partner: Innovative Services NWTony Johnson Joins Leadership Clark County BoardSummer Vacation Photo ChallengeCheck Delivery Photo!Succesful Flag Day...

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July Referral Rewards Partner: Innovative Services NW

This month, Davidson & Associates Insurance is proud to be partnering with Innovative Services NW. This local non-profit serves more than 1,700 adults, children and families in Clark County, WA! Their passion for...

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June Referral Rewards Partner: Columbia River Mental Health Services

Columbia River Mental HealthDuring the month of June, we are excited to be partnering with a life-changing organization- Columbia River Mental Health Services. CRMH has been serving our area since 1942. The organization’...

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June 2017 Newsletter

What you'll find in this month's newsletter: June Referral Rewards Partner: Columbia River Mental Health Services Work Anniversaries Summer Vacation Photo Challenge Check Delivery Photo!Upcoming EventsClick here to view...

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Get Ready for Flag Day 2017!

In celebration of Flag Day, Davidson & Associates Insurance is offering an American flag exchange program for the public. Residents may pick up a new 3’ x 5’ flag and/or drop off old flags at the Davidson office,...

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May 2017 Newsletter

What you'll find in this month's newsletter:May referral Rewards Partner: Free Clinic of Southwest WashingtonSecond Annual Flag Exchange SAFECO Premier Partner ProgramGoodbye LGWhat's Going on at the Davidson Office?...

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May Referral Rewards Partner: Free Clinic of Southwest Washington

This month, Davidson & Associates Insurance is excited to be partnering with a compassionate, caring and community driven local non-profit- Free Clinic of Southwest Washington! Free Clinic of Southwest Washington...

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Safeco Insurance® honors Davidson & Associates Insurance with membership in the Safeco® Premier Partner Program

Davidson & Associates Insurance has been selected for membership in the Safeco Premier Partner Program, which recognizes the outstanding achievement and partnership of only the best agencies.Fewer than 10% of...

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April 2017 Newsletter

What you'll find in this month's newsletter:YETI Giveaway March Referral Rewards Partner: FISH of VancouverWelcome Alicia!Women's Empowerment in Sydney, Australia!Mark Your Calendars for Flag ExchangeUpcoming...

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April Referral Reward Partner: FISH of Vancouver

FISH of Vancouver This month, we are honored to be partnering with an impactful, local organization- FISH of Vancouver! FISH (Friends in Service to Humanity) has provided for the hungry and impoverished populations in...

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March 2017 Newsletter

What you'll find in this month's newsletter:Best of Clark CountyMarch Referral Rewards Partner: Shared Hope InternationalGreen Eggs and Ham!Work and Agency AnniversaryOffice FunUpcoming EventsClick here to view a PDF of...

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March Referral Rewards Partner: Shared Hope International

Shared Hope InternationalDuring the month of March, Davidson & Associates will be partnering with Shared Hope International (SHI) through our Referral Rewards Program. SHI is a dedicated non-profit that is seeking...

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Welcome Alicia!

Please welcome our newest Personal Account Manager, Alicia Smith! Alicia has made it back to her native Vancouver, WA from the state of Utah. She grew up in this area where she earned an Associate’s degree with honors...

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Uber and Lyft Drivers: Do you have Gaps in your Coverage?

Uber, Lyft and other ride-share companies have become increasingly popular over the last couple of years. Not only are these services used by thousands, many have begun to seek employment as drivers for a transportation...

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February 2017 Newsletter

What you'll find in this month's newsletter:February Referral Rewards Partner: BoomerangNew Shareholders: Tony Johnson and Bryce DavidsonBest Practice SymposiumOffice FunUpcoming EventsClick here to view a PDF of the...

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February Referral Rewards Partner: Boomerang

For the month of February, Davidson & Associates is excited to partner with Boomerang, which is a non-profit, “generosity shop” with a special mission. Located in Downtown Vancouver, this multi-purpose space is used...

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January Referral Rewards Partner: NAMI SW WA

During the month of January, we are proud to be partnering with The National Alliance on Mental Illness Southwest Washington (NAMI SW WA) an affiliate of the national organization NAMI. NAMI’s history began in the mid-...

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January 2017 Newsletter

What you'll find in this month's newsletter:January Referral Rewards Partner: NAMI SW WAOur 2017 Referral Rewards Recipients Welcome Kylie!2016 VBJ Best in Business Award!Upcoming Events Click here to view a PDF of the...

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2017 Referral Rewards Partners

We are pleased to introduce to you another year of Non-Profit partnerships through our Referral Rewards Program (RRP)! Each year, we hand-pick organizations that we believe to be doing incredible work for our community...

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Welcome Kylie!

Kylie is joining us from the sunny state of Arizona with her husband, who was stationed at the United States Air Force base in Tucson. She is originally from the Pacific Northwest, having grown up in Redmond, Oregon....

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Should a business own or lease its commercial space?

The age old question: To own or to Lease? There is a lot of commercial development going on in Clark County and surrounding areas. When contemplating whether to own your own commercial space, there is much to be...

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December Referral Rewards Partner: Courts for Kids

For the month of December we have the privilege of partnering with an incredible organization: Courts for Kids. Courts for Kids exists as an organization that seeks to provide teens with a cross-cultural perspective...

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December 2016 Newsletter

What you'll find in this Newsletter: Featured Non-Profit:Courts for Kids Festival of Trees Work Anniversaries: Pat and LeslieUpcoming Community Events Click here to download a PDF of the December Newsletter

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November Referral Rewards Partner: Rocksolid Community Teen Center

The month of November begins a new partnership through our Referral Rewards Program with local non-profit, Rocksolid Teen Center. We are so excited to be working with a program that focuses on helping the youth in our...

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November 2016 Newsletter

What you'll find in this Newsletter: Featured Non-Profit:Rock Solid Community Teen Center Festival of Trees Stories of Giving Upcoming Community Events Click here to download a PDF of the November Newsletter.

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Stories of Giving

Soup’s On was a success! Thank you to the 830+ guests that attended as well as those who gave money to this incredible community non-profit. We had a fantastic time at the event and felt honored to be able to support...

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Storm Safety and Claims Numbers

Our area is expected to receive some sever weather this weekend. We believe it is important to be proactive, so we sent out an email detailing how to deal with damage, a directory of claims phone numbers, and other...

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October Referral Rewards Partner: Friends of the Carpenter

We are excited to partner with a deeply relational and impactful organization during the month of October- Friends of the Carpenter (FOC)! This organization is our October Referral Rewards partner, which means that $25...

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October 2016 Newsletter

What you'll find in this Newsletter:Featured Non-Profit: Friends of the Carpenter Welcome Laura Grace!Work Anniversaries Upcoming Community EventsClick here to download a PDF of the October Newsletter

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Back to School Safety: Tips to Help Prevent Theft at College

It is that time of year again! Universities and Colleges across the United States are welcoming students to their campuses, some as seasoned veterans and others for the first time. Heading back to school can be an...

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September Referral Rewards Partner: Community Foundation for Southwest Washington

We are excited to partner with an intentional and caring organization during the month of September—the Community Foundation for Southwest Washington! This organization is our September Referral Rewards partner, which...

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Welcome, Laura Grace!

Meet, Laura Grace Dodd- the newest member of the Davidson team! Laura Grace has joined us as our Digital Marketing Intern and will be here for the next nine months. She has been a Tennessean her whole life and graduated...

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September 2016 Newsletter

What you'll find in this Newsletter:Featured Non-Profit: Community Foundation of Southwest WashingtonShare Soup's On!: Treasure Island2016 Best Practices AgencySafeco Award of Excellence Click here to download a PDF of...

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Davidson & Associates Insurance Re-Named Best Practices Agency

Davidson & Associates Insurance of Vancouver has been selected to be part of an elite group of independent insurance agencies around the United States participating in the Independent Insurance Agents & Brokers...

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Friendly Face Friday: Bryce Davidson

Where would you consider your "hometown": Vancouver is my hometown. I was not born in Vancouver but spent most of my growing years in the Vancouver area. How long have you lived in the Vancouver area?: Moved back in...

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Friendly Face Friday: Cassie Guthmiller

Where would you consider your "hometown": Vancouver How long have you lived in the Vancouver area?: My Whole Life What is your favorite thing to do in Vancouver? Hiking Would you rather live on the beach or in the...

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How to Manage Insurance When Selling Your Company

How to Manage Insurance When Selling Your Company Many of our local baby-boomer entrepreneurs have built great businesses and are now at or approaching the stage in their careers where they want to transition their...

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Behavior Safety Strategies

Behavior Safety Strategies I knew that one day my University degree in Psychology would come in handy. One of our insurance carrier partners recently sent out a great newsletter related to the behavioral effect of...

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Friendly Face Friday: Pat Spicer

Where would you consider your "hometown": Vancouver WA How long have you lived in the Vancouver area?: 62 years What is your favorite thing to do in Vancouver?: Walk the trails in Clark County Would you rather live on...

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What Does Liability Really Mean?

What Does Liability Really Mean? When asking a business owner, “What liability does my business have?” The answer we hear most often has something to do with the requirement placed on them by their Landlord or bank....

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Our Most Valuable Asset

Our Most Valuable Asset When asking a business owner, “What is your most valuable asset?” the response we hear most often is, “Our people.” Upon further reflection, many times what owner’s value most about people is...

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August 2016 Newsletter

What you'll find in this Newsletter:Featured Non-Profit: Humane Society of Southwest WashingtonKeys to the CityWork AnniversariesWelcome, Pete!Upcoming Community EventsClick here to download a PDF of the August...

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Insurance is Like Buying...

Insurance is Like buying… Have you ever thought that buying insurance is like buying: a fly swatter? spot remover? deodorant? cold medication? Antacid? Maybe there are some similarities: -It’s no fun to buy -When you...

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Friendly Face Friday: David Clark

Where would you consider your "hometown"?: The greater Vancouver area is the place I consider home.How long have you lived in the Vancouver area?: I’ve lived in the area for 17 out of my 24 years. Most of those years...

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August Referral Rewards Partner: Humane Society for Southwest Washington

Throughout the month of August, $25 will be donated to the Humane Society for Southwest Washington for every referral our agency receives as part of our Referral Rewards Program. The Humane Society for Southwest...

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Human Resource Management: A Fresh Look

Human Resource Management– A Fresh Look To run a successful business it is necessary to effectively mange your risks through a combination of solid process and procedures as well as insurance products. I recently have...

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Friendly Face Friday: Tara Gonzalez

Where would you consider your "hometown": Vancouver, WA because I spent most of my school years here, but I still have a special place in my heart for my birthplace Nikiski, AK, where I spent the first 8 years of my...

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Safety Tips for Summer Thrill Seekers

The family summer vacation is a time-honored tradition, and it often includes a trip to one of our country’s incredible amusement parks. But, while the rides and other attractions at these parks are typically safe, it...

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Social Networking: Everyone Does It...

Social Networking- everyone does it… Let’s blur the line between personal and professional even more. Professionals today are tied to our communication devices. We Tweet, SKYPE, Facebook and Myspace. Social networking...

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Friendly Face Friday: Pete Riedel

This Friday we get to know a little bit more about a new face in our office- Pete Riedel!• Where would you consider your "hometown": Vancouver, WA • How long have you lived in the Vancouver area?: 14 years • What is...

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What is Cyber Liability?

What is Cyber Liability? Today’s technology has changed the way we do business. There is no question about that. Almost every business has a website where it builds brand recognition, tells the story, shows the product...

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The Risks of being a Good Community Citizen

The Risks of being a Good Community Citizen Let’s face it, there is more to work than filling a chair between 8 AM and 5 PM. As business owners we need to be profitable, manage our resources and be good community...

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I Sell Insurance

I Sell Insurance Have you ever boarded an airplane for a long trip and just wanted to relax and read a good book? This is invariably the time when your neighbor leans over to start the conversation, “So, what do you do?...

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July Referral Rewards Partner: Innovative Services NW

A new month brings a new featured non-profit organization to our Referral Rewards Program. Throughout the month of July, all referrals to our agency will provide a $25 donation to Innovative Services NW. This non-profit...

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Friendly Face Friday: Margaret Rogers

Meet the wonderful, Margaret Rogers! Where would you consider your "hometown": Coos Bay/North Bend, OR – go Bulldogs! How long have you lived in the Vancouver area?: 8 years, total of 17 years in Portland/Vancouver. ...

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Friendly Face Friday: Scott Knight

Where would you consider your "hometown": Vancouver How long have you lived in the Vancouver area?: I have lived in the Vancouver area for the past 17 years What is your favorite thing to do in Vancouver?: I enjoy...

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July 2016 Newsletter

What you'll find in this Newsletter:Featured Non-Profit: Innovative Services NW4th of July CelebrationsWelcome, Jonathan!Friendly Face FridaysUpcoming Community EventsClick here to download a PDF of the July Newsletter

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Friendly Face Friday: Bruce Davidson

This week, get to know Bruce Davidson! Where would you consider your "hometown": Las Vegas, NV How long have you lived in the Vancouver area?: since 1989 What is your favorite thing to do in Vancouver?: Being a part of...

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Friendly Face Friday: Savannah Mobley

This Friday, take a minute to learn more about, Savannah Mobley! Where would you consider your "hometown": Vancouver How long have you lived in the Vancouver area?: All my life What is your favorite thing to do in...

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Welcome, Jonathan and Pete!

The month of June welcomed two new faces to our office, Pete Riedel and Jonathan Bicker!Pete Riedel moved to the Vancouver area in 2002 after graduating from Bemidji State University in northern Minnesota with a B.S in...

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Friendly Face Friday: Audrey Brouwer

Take a minute to meet, Audrey Brouwer! Where would you consider your "hometown": Delavan, Wisconsin – born and raised! How long have you lived in the Vancouver area?: 26 years in October! What is your favorite thing...

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Flag Exchange 2016 -Limited Supplies Left-

Vancouver Demonstrates its Patriotism with Successful U.S. Flag Exchange Offered by Davidson & Associates Insurance Flag Retirement Continues but Limited Supply of New Flags Are AvailableVancouver, WA (6/10/2016) In...

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June 2016 Newsletter

What you'll find in this Newsletter:Featured Non-Profit: School of Piano Technology for the BlindWork Anniversaries: Bryce and MargaretThank you, Heidi!Two new Homeowners: Leslie and BryceUpcoming Community EventsClick...

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June Referral Rewards Partner: School of Piano Technology for the Blind

Throughout the month of June we will be partnering with the School of Piano Technology for the Blind through our Referral Rewards Program. For 67 years, this non-profit organization has provided training and education...

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Flag Exchange 2016

"Flag Day is such an important way to celebrate our country and Vancouver's strong commitment to patriotism," declares, Bruce Davidson. This is why we are excited about our very first Flag Exchange!Flag Day is...

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May Referral Rewards Partner: Leadership Clark County

Throughout the month of May we will be partnering with Leadership Clark County in our Referral Rewards Program. Leadership Clark County (LCC) is a nonprofit organization aimed at developing effective and engaging...

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May 2016 Newsletter

What you'll find in this Newsletter:Featured Non-Profit Organization: Leadership Clark CountyDavid Clark's Work AnniversaryMelissa goes to NYC!Thanks for your "Cheers"Click here to download a PDF of the May Newsletter

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"CHEER" for Green Eggs & Ham to receive an additional $1,000!

In our March E-Newsletter we shared the exciting news that Davidson & Associates has earned a 2016 Safeco Insurance Make More Happen Award! This award recognizes independent insurance agents who demonstrate...

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April 2016 Newsletter

What you'll find in this Newsletter:"Cheer" for Green Eggs & HamFeatured Non-Profit: FISH of VancouverPEMCO Hall of Fame AwardGiving Back in GuatemalaUpcoming Community EventsClick here to download a PDF of the ...

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April Referral Rewards Partner: FISH of Vancouver

This April we are proud to be partnering with a non-profit that has served our community for more than 45 years, FISH of Vancouver! Their name FISH stands for Friends in Service to Humanity and are guided by the...

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March Referral Rewards Partner: Shared Hope International

During the month of March we will be partnering with Shared Hope International (SHI) through our Referral Rewards Program. This non-profit organization is located in Vancouver, WA but has a worldwide presence leading in...

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March 2016 Newsletter

What you'll find in this Newsletter:Green Eggs & Ham FunMake More Happen AwardDisaster Preparedness Workshop: Thank You!Featured Non-Profit: Shared Hope InternationalUpcoming Community EventsClick here to download a...

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Davidson & Associates receives 2016 Safeco Insurance Make More Happen Award

Davidson & Associates Insurance receives 2016 Safeco Insurance® Make More Happen Award, and $4,000 donation for Green Eggs & Ham, Sam I Am Event through the Beaches Charity Fund! Upcoming feature on Safeco.com...

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February 2016 Newsletter

What you'll find in this Newsletter:Featured Non-Profit Organization: Options360The Vancouver Business Journal's 2015 Best in Business AwardBruce Davidson Named 2016 Safeco National Advisory Council Member and President...

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February Referral Rewards Partner: Options360

Options 360 is our February Referral Rewards Partner. We are excited to partner with an organization that is striving to positively impact our community the people who live here. Options 360 serves women and teens who...

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2016 Referral Rewards Partners

Did you know that when you refer a friend, family member, or neighbor to Davidson & Associates we will donate $25 to a local non-profit organization in your name?We call this our "Referral Rewards Program"-- a fancy...

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January 2016 E-Newsletter

What you'll find in this Newsletter:VBJ's Best in Business Award!Featured Non-Profit Organization: The Hough Foundation2016 Referral Rewards PartnersTree Decorating PartyLunch Buddy ProgramThank You 2015 Referral...

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The Hough Foundation: January Referral Rewards Partner

The Hough Foundation is our featured non-profit of the month! This non-profit provides Hough Elementary students, families, and home-schooled children with basic needs and opportunities—all of which fulfill scholastic,...

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Vancouver Symphony Orchestra: December Referral Rewards Partner

We are excited to partner with the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra for our December Referral Rewards Recipient! - The VSO aims to enhance the quality of life in Southwest Washington by providing symphonic music of the...

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December 2015 Newsletter

What you'll find in this Newsletter:Merry Christmas from Your Trusted Insurance Team!20th Annual Rotary Festival of TreesAgency AnniversariesShare Holiday Cheer ProgramWalk & KnockFeatured Non-Profit Organization:...

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20th Annual Festival of Trees

We are once again a sponsor of this wonderful Rotary International event. Each year, we start the Christmas Season off with the Rotary Festival of Trees on Thanksgiving weekend. The weekend has a variety of activities (...

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Safe, Secure Shopping: Tips for Black Friday

It's become almost as much a part of Thanksgiving as turkey and football: Black Friday, the morning-after (or in some cases evening-after) shopping spree. It's the biggest shopping day of the year, an event in its own...

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Helping Men Heal: November Referral Rewards Partner

Did you know that 51% of women and 61% of men have experienced a traumatic event in their lifetime? (source)Helping Men Heal (HMH) is an organization dedicated to helping men from all backgrounds and beliefs heal from...

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November 2015 Newsletter

What you'll find in this Newsletter:25th Anniversary CelebrationA "Soup-er" Successful EventFeatured Non-Profit Organization: Helping Men HealRotary Festival of TreesAccomplished & Under 40Taste & See RecapClick...

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Davidson & Associates Insurance Re-Named Best Practices Agency

We are excited to share that the Independent Insurance Agents & Brokers of America (IIABA) has continued to honor Davidson & Associates with its "Best Practices Agency" designation. Our agency was also selected...

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October 2015 Newsletter

What you'll find in this Newsletter:Share Soup's On!Agency AnniversariesWelcome, Heidi!Family Fun Movie Night!Featured Non-Profit Organization: Leadership Clark CountyOne Year Anniversary in New OfficeClick here to...

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Family Fun Movie Night

We are excited about our upcoming "Family Fun Movie Night"-- are you? Here's why we're excited: We have had the opportunity to be involved, serve, connect, and be a part of this community for 25 years. This event is a...

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Leadership Clark County: October Referral Rewards Partner

Leadership Clark County (LCC) is a civic leadership development program in southwest Washington. This nonprofitfit, nonpartisan organization aims to develop effective community leaders to serve Clark County. LCC brings...

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September Work Anniversaries

There have been so many exciting things happenings around our office and community this September- and so many more coming up! In the hustle and bustle of everything that our office is doing we want to take time to...

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Welcome, Heidi!

Meet, Heidi Vanderpan- the newest member of our team! Heidi joined Davidson & Associates Insurance this September as our intern and will be with us for the next nine months. She hails from cold state of Minnesota...

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One Year Anniversary in New Location

This September we celebrated one year in our new office! It is hard to believe we have already been here for an entire year. Our team has enjoyed the open layout and many windows that encompass the office and give a...

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September 2015 Newsletter

What you'll find in this Newsletter:1-Year Office Anniversary25th Anniversary: Family Fun Movie NightShare Soups On!: Presenting SponsorFeatured Non-Profit: Friends of the CarpenterClick here to download PDF of ...

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Friends of the Carpenter: September Referral Rewards Partner

Friends of the Carpenter (FOC) focus on building positive and productive relationships between homeless and sincere, stable volunteers from communities of faith. They believe, "Christ calls us to minister with all in...

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What You Need to Know About Your Kid Going Back to School-Insurance

The moment's come. The bags are unpacked, the bed is made, pictures are on the wall, and the snack-shelf is fully stocked. It's time to say good-bye. And in your stomach, you feel an odd mixture of pride and joy,...

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August 2015 Newsletter

What you'll find in this Newsletter:Bruce Davidson Wins Prestigious Safeco Award of ExcellenceWelcome, David!Agency AnniversariesFamily Fun Movie Night- What Was Your Favorite 1990 Film?Clark County Association of...

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Courts for Kids: August Referral Rewards Partner

Courts for Kids is a local nonprofit organization with a mission to foster love, compassion, service and an expanding worldview as they take teems to economically disadvantaged areas, partnering with local organizations...

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Fort Vancouver Sing Fourth Teen Vocal Competition

Tirza Meuljic Wins the 2015 Sing Fourth Teen Vocal Competition! For the past five years we have kicked off our Independence Day celebration with the Sing Fourth Teen Vocal Competition produced by the Fort Vancouver...

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July 2015 Newsletter

What you'll find in this Newsletter:Sing Fourth With Us!Anne W. Sibley Frontline CouncilAgency Anniversary'sDavid Clark Graduates from ClarkFeatured Non-Profit Organization: The Giving ClosetClick here to download PDF...

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The Giving Closet: July Referral Rewards Partner

The Giving Closet believes that no one should be without clothes, food and an education. They work to serve individuals and families from a variety of backgrounds empowering them to claim a fresh start. Their intent is...

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June 2015 Newsletter

What you'll find in this Newsletter:Professional Recognition for Davidson Staff MembersAgency AnniversariesFeatured Non-Profit Organization: Partners in CareersSing Fourth Teen Vocal CompetitionClick here to download a...

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Partners in Careers:June Referral Rewards Partner

Partners in Careers (PIC) works with hundreds of families and individuals to help them become economically self-sufficient. They do this through job training, coordination of support services and job placement. PIC...

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May 2015 Newsletter

What you'll find in this Newsletter:Red Cross Blood Drive: RecapVBJ Business Growth AwardsFeatured Non-Profit Organization: Parks Foundation of Clark CountyRecap: March of Dimes March for BabiesTeen Sing 4th Vocal...

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Parks Foundation of Clark County: May Referral Rewards Partner

The mission of the Parks Foundation of Clark County is to raise funds through public and private partnerships in support of the parks, trails and recreational programs of Clark County. Clark County boasts a natural...

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April 2015 Newsletter

What you'll find in this Newsletter:March of Dimes: March for BabiesFeatured Non-Profit Organization: Columbia SpringsRed Cross Blood DriveReferral Rewards ProgramUpcoming EventsClick here to download a PDF of April...

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Columbia Springs: April Referral Rewards Partner

Columbia Springs was created in 1997 through partnership agreements with Clark Public Utilities, Evergreen School District, the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife, City of Vancouver, Clark County and Clark...

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Vancouver Washington Red Cross Blood Drive

We're seeking 25 Volunteers to donate blood at our upcoming Red Cross Blood Drive on April 16th. The Move to our new office building in downtown Vancouver Washington has created new and exciting opportunities. The "...

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Shared Hope International: March Referral Rewards Partner

Shared Hope International was established to provide hope to the women and children enslaved through sex trafficking, following the example of Jesus in serving some of the most powerless in society. Located in Vancouver,...

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March 2015 Newsletter

What you'll find in this Newsletter:25th Anniversary Open HouseGreen Eggs & HamRed Cross Blood DriveMarch of Dimes: March for BabiesFeatured Non-Profit Organization: Shared Hope InternationalGuess The Riddle!Click...

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February 2015 Newsletter

What you'll find in this Newsletter:Red Cross Blood Drive: Seeking VolunteersWelcome, Leslie!2015 Referral Rewards PartnersFeatured Non-profit: Support for Early Learning & FamiliesCongratulations, Bruce Davidson!...

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January 2015 Newsletter

What you'll find in this Newsletter:A Look Back at 20142015 Referral Rewards Announcement2014 Best in Business AwardReferral RewardsFeatured Non-Profit Organization: The Piano HospitalWalk & Knock/Adopt-A-Family2015...

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Behavior Safety Strategies

I knew that one day my university degree in psychology would come in handy. One of our insurance carrier partners recently sent out a great newsletter related to the behavioral effect of safety in the workplace. Firms...

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December 2014 Newsletter

What you'll find in this Newsletter:Make More Happen AwardMerry Christmas!How can you help this Holiday Season?Walk & KnockWork AnniversaryFeatured Non-Profit Organization: Ray Hickey Hospice HouseYear-Long Wellness...

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November 2014 Newsletter

What you'll find in this Newsletter:"Make More Happen Award" Vote ContestOregon Mentors AwardOffice Furniture DonationsReferral RewardsFeatured Non-Profit Organization: SWW Humane SocietyRotary Festival of...

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October 2014 Newsletter

What you'll find in this Newsletter:"Make More Happen Award" NominationWelcome, Savannah!Agency AnniversariesFeatured Non-Profit: Options 3602014 Best Practices AgencyClick here to download PDF of October Newsletter

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September 2014 Newsletter

What you'll find in this Newsletter:Summer Photo Contest WinnerReferral RewardsFeatured Non-Profit Organization: Foundation for Vancouver Public SchoolsAgency AnniversaryReminder: We're Moving DowntownCommunity...

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August 2014 Newsletter

What you'll find in this Newsletter:Clowns & Competitions/ Cars & ContributionsSummer Photo Contest-- Win an iPad Mini!We're moving in September!Featured Non-Profit Organization: The Human Services CouncilAgency...

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July 2014 Newsletter

What you'll find in this Newsletter:Teen Sing 4th RecapAnniversariesMoving ReminderPhoto ContestWellness UpdateClick here to download PDF of the July Newsletter

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June 2014 Newsletter

What you'll find in this Newsletter:Safeco AwardTeen Sing 4th Anniversaries Agency Moving Summer Photo ContestClick here to download PDF of June Newsletter

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