Community Involvement

At the New York Life Charlotte General Office, we do more than work in the community, we're part of it. Many of our Agents have local roots - some even go back generations. That's important, because it gives them a vested interest in the people and businesses that make up the community. We believe there's no greater job than helping our friends and neighbors succeed.


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African American Community Empowerment Plan

New York Life’s 1,200+ African American insurance agents and financial services professionals1who serve African American communities around the nation are celebrating an important milestone in their movement to help raise financial literacy, and to create multigenerational wealth among African Americans. They have empowered more than 210,000 families, with a collective $44.5 billion of life insurance protection and future income, as of March 24, 2017. And they are on pace to reach their $50 billion goal by the end of 2017. This year is also the 60thanniversary of Cirilo McSween becoming New York Life’s first African American agent, in 1957.

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Moyer Foundation

Founded in 2000 by MLB, World Series-winning All-Star pitcher Jamie Moyer and his wife, Karen; The Moyer Foundation’s mission is clear: “To empower children in distress by providing education and support – helping them to live healthy and inspired lives.” New York Life Charlotte is proud to support and participate in the Moyer Foundation and its programs. In 2012 the New York Life Foundation donated $1,000,000 to The Moyer Foundation, the largest single donation in the foundation’s 12-year history.



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Special Olympics

The team at the New York Life Charlotte General Office are supporters of the Special Olympics North Carolina. 85% of every dollar raised is used for Special Olympics training, competition and leadership programs for people with intellectual disabilities.



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Second Harvest Food Bank

The team at the New York Life Charlotte General Office are supporters of the Second Harvest Food Bank of Metrolina. The food bank partners with local companies to serve and feed hundreds of hungry men, women and children throughout their 46-county service area. Their partners include food pantries, soup kitchens, foster care facilities, soup kitchens, senior centers, group homes and youth enrichment programs.



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American Heart Association

The New York Life Charlotte General Office are supporters of the American Heart Association's Heart Walk. They are dedicated to defeating heart disease and other cardiovascular diseases. Their goal is to improve the cardiovascular health in all Americans by 20 percent in the year 2020.



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Child ID Program

New York Life Charlotte’s Child ID Program is designed to help children in our community stay safe in the home, at play, or wherever they happen to be. Tens-of-thousands of children have participated over the years in our child ID cards, providing their families with peace of mind knowing that if something should ever happen to their children, they will have an ID with vital information to distribute to the local authorities.