Local Brightway Agency Owner Continues Humanitarian Efforts

Local Brightway Agency Owner Continues Humanitarian Efforts

Owner Sets Aside $2 For Each Insurance Quote Provided To Consumers; Donates The Amount Collected Each Quarter To Charity

June 15, 2016 // Franchising.com // CHARLOTTE, N.C. – A simple idea - set aside $2 per insurance quote - has now provided 16 million gallons of fresh water to children and families, meals for more than 320 people in need, and now, psychological care and legal assistance for sexually abused children and women.

A lifelong charitable giver, in 2015, Dimitri Apostle, owner of Brightway, The Dimitri J. Apostle Agency in Charlotte, made a formal commitment with himself to give back through his agency and several local, national and international agencies and the people they serve have since benefitted.

Apostle’s latest donation will benefit “Recovering Hope,” a group of volunteers based in North Carolina who support People Hope International, an organization that provides human rights services in South America. And next, his efforts will benefit the “Smile Train” that provides free cleft palate surgery and aftercare for children in 87 countries. 

From the time Apostle was 10 years old, he recognized that everyone has an opportunity to give back. That was when his mother took him to the Rescue Mission in Muskegon, Mich. to donate clothes. Having a small amount of money in his pocket from mowing the neighbor’s lawn, he told his mother he wanted to give the money he had to help other people.

“Every amount helps, no matter the size,” Apostle said. “I research and pick a different charitable organization each quarter.”

About Brightway Insurance 

Brightway Insurance, with headquarters in Jacksonville, Fla., is a national property/casualty insurance retailer selling through a network of 117 franchised independent agencies in 11 states.

Brightway independent agents provide local, expert insurance counsel and the broadest possible selection of insurance companies’ products including Home, Flood, Auto, Umbrella, Motorcycle, Boat, RV, Life and Business insurance.

For more information, go to brightway.com

SOURCE Brightway Insurance

Contact:

Leslie Kolleda
904-442-2897

###

Comments:

comments powered by Disqus

Franchise News Room »


News By Industry »


Featured Opportunities

Oxi Fresh
OXI FRESH is a GREEN Carpet Cleaning Franchise and one of Entrepreneur's "101 Best Franchises to Run From Home." Excellent recurring...
Elements Massage
When simplicity is the essence of your business model, clients and owners benefit. Clients want a predictably wonderful experience with every visit....
Tutor Doctor
Tutor Doctor is revolutionizing the private tutoring industry by helping children achieve their academic goals utilizing a one-to-one tutoring...
Massage Envy
Massage Envy clinics are designed to provide a compelling image, an inviting and functional environment and the highest degree of operational...
Sbarro, LLC
An award-winning franchise company, Sbarro is known for selling XL NY pizza by the slice with dough made in-house daily & 100% Whole Milk...
Share This Page

Subscribe to Franchising Express

A Franchise Update Media Production
Franchise Update Media
P.O. Box 20547
San Jose, CA 95160
PH. (408) 402-5681
In Loving Memory Of Timothy Gardner (1987-2014)

Copyright © 2001 - 2018.
All Rights Reserved.