Oakville Public Library Receives $3,500 for Creation Zone Enhancements

December 11, 2017

Princeton, ON – The Oakville Public Library recently introduced a new Creation Zone that provides up to date resources for lifelong learning at its Iroquois Ridge branch. The Frank Cowan Company Home Town Program and Affiliated Insurance Management have contributed $3,500 to help with the purchase of the tools and resources needed to support the program. This includes enriching print and digital collections, acquiring the latest software and hardware in a rapidly changing technology world and enhancing programs and services for all age groups.

Photo of Virginia Kuypers, Development Officer; Rick Dresher, President Affiliated Insurance Management Inc.; Lynn Horlor, CEO Oakville Public Library; Viano Ciaglia, Frank Cowan Company; Florence de Dominicis, Director of Community Engagement

In photo from left to right: Virginia Kuypers, Development Officer; Rick Dresher, President Affiliated Insurance Management Inc.; Lynn Horlor, CEO Oakville Public Library; Viano Ciaglia, Frank Cowan Company; Florence de Dominicis, Director of Community Engagement

Quotes:

Larry Ryan, President, Frank Cowan Company
“The Frank Cowan Company Home Town Program is pleased to support important community initiatives such this. We hope that these resources help to create an improved experience for everyone to enjoy.”

Lynn Horlor, CEO, Oakville Public Library
On behalf of the Oakville Public Library, I would like to thank the Frank Cowan Company Home Town Program for their $3,000 donation and also Affiliated Insurance Management Inc. for their $500 donation in support of our Iroquois Ridge Branch and new Creation Zone.  The funds will be used to enrich our print and digital collections so that we can continue providing the most up-to-date resources for lifelong learning that best meet the needs of our diverse and evolving community.

Rick Dresher, President, Affiliated Insurance Management
“As a long serving member of the Oakville business community we are happy to support this important community initiative that will enhance the lives of Oakville residents.”

Terry Reidel, Executive Director, The Cowan Foundation
“We are pleased to support Frank Cowan Company’s Home Town Program because it provides us with an opportunity to make a positive difference in the lives of Canadians and the broader well-being of our communities by supporting initiatives that are important to municipalities across Canada.”

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About The Home Town Program
The Frank Cowan Company Home Town Program gives financial support to municipal-related community focused, grassroots initiatives across Canada that help to improve the safety and quality of life in the communities that we insure. This program is made possible through the collaboration of Frank Cowan Company business partners and The Cowan Foundation.

About Frank Cowan Company
Frank Cowan Company is a Canadian leader in providing specialized insurance programs, including risk management and claims services for municipalities and public service, healthcare, education, community, children’s and social service organizations across Canada.

About Affiliated Insurance Management

Affiliated Insurance is an independent insurance broker that has been helping its personal & business clients in Oakville and surrounding area to protect the things they have worked hard for since 1903.

For additional information about Frank Cowan Company, or the Home Town Program, visit www.frankcowan.com. For more information about Affiliated Insurance Management, visit www.affiliatedinsurance.ca.

For more information, contact:
Caryn McLean, Manager, Marketing & Communications
Frank Cowan Company
1-800-265-4000 ext. 55344 | caryn.mclean@frankcowan.com

 

Submitted on behalf of Frank Cowan Company


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