CELINA, Ohio, November 19, 2021 — Celina Insurance Group and its employees recently donated $34,654 to the Celina Combined Services Appeal. The funds will help support local programs, many of which depend on charitable donations. 

Pictured from left: Bill Montgomery, President and CEO; Karla Dieringer, Commercial Lines Underwriter; Stephanie Giere, Farm Underwriter; and Christine Purdy, Director of Human Resources, all of Celina Insurance Group.

Employees contributed to the campaign by pledging cash or giving through payroll deduction. The final tally exceeded the company’s goal.

Christine Purdy, Director of Human Resources at Celina Insurance Group

“The Combined Services Appeal provides an excellent opportunity to make a difference in our community. We are pleased to support it as a company and find that Celina employees continue to surpass our expectations with their generosity.”

Celina’s management team offered an incentive to those who participated in the drive. All individuals who donated were entered into a drawing for a paid vacation day. This year’s winners are Stephanie Giere and Karla Dieringer.

About Celina Insurance Group

Celina Insurance Group is comprised of four mutual property and casualty insurance companies. The companies, rated Excellent by AM Best, provide protection for autos, homes, businesses and farms through more than 500 independent agents in six states. Founded in 1914 with headquarters in Celina, Ohio, the organization is committed to supporting its policyholders and communities.