LOUISIANA LOYAL

News, Updates, and Announcements

The most updated information across LWCC’s many functions.

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August 4, 2022

LWCC Announces 2021 Safest 70 Award Winners

LWCC announced the 2021 Safest 70 Award recipients, an award to honor policyholders who share LWCC’s commitment to workplace safety and employee health and wellness.

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July 14, 2022

LWCC Named Ward’s 50 Top-Performing Insurance Companies

Award recognizes outstanding financial results in the areas of safety, consistency, and performance

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June 30, 2022

LWCC Safest 70 Star: LRC Wireless

LWCC’s Safest 70 Awards celebrate policyholders who share our commitment to workplace safety. Our Safest 70 Stars go above and beyond in their safety efforts and lead the way in employee health and wellness.

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June 30, 2022

LWCC Policyholder Feature: Southside Machine Works

Southside Machine Works believes in taking care of people, and they’ve used their long-standing relationship with LWCC to help them do just that.

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A Movement to Celebrate and Elevate Louisiana

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June 29, 2022

Putting Motion Behind the Movement

The Louisiana Loyal Service Project engaged employees and enhanced our local community, providing traction for a better Baton Rouge through our partnership with Front Yard Bikes.

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June 16, 2022

LWCC Grant Funding Recharges Safety Program

Electric utility provider, SLEMCO, uses LWCC pilot safety grant funding to purchase personal voltage detectors.

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June 7, 2022

LWCC Announces Safety Grants Program

Funding available for businesses to implement workplace safety measures.

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June 1, 2022

LWCC Foundation Grant Helps Ensure a Healthier Future for Louisiana Girls

Girls on the Run New Orleans is using grant funds to expand the program and improve health outcomes for young girls across the Crescent City.

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May 26, 2022

Daymond John Shares the Power of Purpose-Driven Business

Daymond John, founder of FUBU and star of ABC’s “Shark Tank” was featured in LWCC’s Speaker Series on May 18. From the stage of the Foster Learning Center, he shared his personal story of success and the importance of purpose-driven business with a focus on the greater good.

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May 17, 2022

Taking a Little Grain and Making a Big Difference

4Sisters Rice is shifting mindsets in the agricultural community and playing an integral role in Louisiana’s booming rice production industry.

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April 4, 2022

LWCC Announces Dividend of $102 Million

Dividend program surpasses $1 billion in total distributions as company celebrates 30 years of elevating Louisiana

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March 22, 2022

4 Tips for Nutritional Wellness

LiveWell and Cooper Wellness Strategies share recommendations on making healthy eating choices and optimizing wellness

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March 21, 2022

Students Who Mean Business

Young Entrepreneurs Academy of Baton Rouge is on a mission to unlock the potential of young, aspiring entrepreneurs, reinvigorating the business landscape of Louisiana for generations to come.

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February 23, 2022

LWCC Safest 70 Star: Controlled Maintenance, Inc.

LWCC’s Safest 70 Awards celebrate policyholders who share our commitment to workplace safety. Our Safest 70 Stars go above and beyond in their safety efforts and lead the way in employee health and wellness.

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January 27, 2022

Running Towards a Healthier Louisiana

FRESHJUNKIE is getting Louisiana active, on the move toward a healthier future for everyone.

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January 19, 2022

Elevating Louisiana Through Service

In 2021, LWCC team members had multiple opportunities to elevate our community through projects that continue to help Louisiana thrive.

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January 12, 2022

LWCC Donates $20,000 through Holiday Giving Contest

Donations made in collaboration with agent partners to Louisiana-based nonprofits working to elevate the state.

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December 13, 2021

Billy Beane Launches LWCC Speaker Series

LWCC launched the Speaker Series at the Foster Learning Center on December 8, with an event featuring Billy Beane, Major League Baseball (MLB) executive and subject of the bestselling book and Oscar nominated film, Moneyball.

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December 13, 2021

2021 Holiday Giving Contest Voting Now Open

Voting is now open in LWCC's Holiday Giving Contest, an innovative new initiative to support nonprofits working to elevate Louisiana alongside our agent partners.

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December 13, 2021

LWCC Raises $43,000 for Kids' Chance Scholarship Program

In an exciting new format, LWCC hosts Billy Beane to launch Speaker Series to support Kids' Chance.

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December 2, 2021

LWCC Foundation Grant Supports Diabetes Treatment & Prevention

CHRISTUS St. Frances Cabrini Hospital uses grant funding from the LWCC Foundation to support its diabetes management, treatment, and prevention initiatives.

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November 17, 2021

Safest 70 Star: Southland Group

LWCC’s Safest 70 Awards celebrate policyholders who share our commitment to workplace safety. Our Safest 70 Stars go above and beyond in their safety efforts and lead the way in employee health and wellness.

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November 9, 2021

Proud to Partner

LWCC is proud to partner with agents and is showing our appreciation for the integral role they play in helping Louisiana thrive.

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November 9, 2021

2021 Holiday Giving Contest Now Open

This holiday season LWCC is launching an innovative new initiative, alongside our agent partners, to support nonprofits working to elevate Louisiana.

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November 1, 2021

Welcome to the New LWCC.com

Our new cutting-edge website aims to improve the customer experience and support our purpose to help Louisiana thrive.

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October 26, 2021

Finding the Notes of Empowerment

Derrick Tabb is empowering at-risk youth through music education and mentorship. His nonprofit organization, The Roots of Music, is taking young people off the streets and changing lives around the Crescent City, all while celebrating the legacy of Louisiana culture.

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September 29, 2021

The LWCC Foundation Addresses Louisiana Health Vulnerabilities

The LWCC Foundation has awarded 10 grants through Louisiana Well Again: Phase 3. Learn more about who’s changing healthcare for all of Louisiana.

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September 28, 2021

Grant Funds Provide Healthcare Options in Rural Louisiana

Union General is a two-time Louisiana Well Again grant recipient, that is making positive strides in healthcare, from PPE to expanded telehealth programs.

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August 9, 2021

LWCC Safest 70 Star: Gulf Land Structures

LWCC’s Safest 70 Awards celebrate policyholders who share our commitment to workplace safety.

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July 19, 2021

A Recap: Foster Learning Center Dedication Event

The event celebrated the life and achievements of Governor Foster, and officially opened the doors to the Foster Learning Center at LWCC for the first time.

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July 1, 2021

LWCC Dedicates the Foster Learning Center

The new facility in Baton Rouge honors our founder, the late Governor Foster, and serves as a valuable resource for employees, agents, policyholders, and partners to facilitate meaningful collaboration and learning that will help Louisiana progress into the future.

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June 21, 2021

Expanding Care to Enhance Outcomes

Dr. Robert Jackson is on a mission to improve healthcare for Louisiana, ensuring the most vulnerable in his community have access to the medical care they need.

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May 26, 2021

Supporting and Sustaining Louisiana's Agricultral Economy

BREADA is on a mission to build a healthy and strong local food system, while increasing sustainability of independent, local, Louisiana based farms.

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May 25, 2021

Safest 70 Award Winners Prioritize Workplace Safety

Established in 2008, LWCC’s Safest 70 Award honors policyholders who share the company’s commitment to workplace safety.

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May 25, 2021

LWCC Announces 2020 Safest 70 Award Winners

LWCC announced the 2020 Safest 70 Award recipients, an award to honor policyholders who share LWCC’s commitment to workplace safety and employee health and wellness.

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April 13, 2021

LWCC Foundation Announces Phase 3 Grant of Louisiana Well Again

The LWCC Foundation is working to address the root issues of the vulnerabilities by providing funding for existing programs and initiatives, research, or new innovations that demonstrate the ability of an organization to address the vulnerabilities that threaten the health and safety of our citizens

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April 1, 2021

LWCC Announces Dividend of $94 Million

LWCC’s Board of Directors declares $94 million dividend to be distributed to approximately 20,000 Louisiana businesses, putting funds back into the state’s economy.

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March 30, 2021

Elevating Louisiana's Economy

Following one of the most unprecedented years of modern times, the LWCC board of directors has announced the distribution of a $94 million dividend to approximately 20,000 Louisiana-owned businesses.

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March 29, 2021

LWCC Safest 70 Star: SLEMCO

LWCC’s Safest 70 Awards celebrate policyholders who share our commitment to workplace safety.

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March 11, 2021

Transforming Transport and the Lives of Louisianans

By harnessing the spirit of its people, Acadian Companies continues to improve the lives of Louisiana citizens through innovation and service diversity.

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February 24, 2021

Creating A Culture of Healthy Habits

Molly Kimball aims to improve the health of Louisianans without compromising our culture.

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January 27, 2021

Bringing the Bounty of Sportsman's Paradise to Those in Need

Hunters for the Hungry Louisiana has turned a recreational pastime into a resource for residents facing food insecurity.

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January 12, 2021

Recharge Room Provides Respite for Frontline Workers

Support from the LWCC Foundation’s Louisiana Well Again: COVID-19 Response Program, allowed the hospital to create a unique place of respite for hospital employees

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December 16, 2020

2020: Our Year in Review

At LWCC, we began the year aiming to instill pride, in our company and our state. While we were not immune to the challenges, as we reflect back on the year, we have so much to be proud of.

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December 9, 2020

The Louisiana Loyal Service Project

LWCC’s Louisiana Loyal Service Project brings team members together in a collective service project to elevate both our region and state.

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December 1, 2020

LWCC Foundation Grants Provide Thanksgiving Meals for Frontline Workers

With the help of grant money from the LWCC Foundation’s Louisiana Well Again: COVID-19 Response Program, the hospital worked with Sysco to provide turkeys for the entire hospital staff.

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November 17, 2020

Working to Restore the Ground Beneath Our Feet

Simone Theriot Maloz advocates for the protection of Louisiana's rapidly disappearing coast. She also sees the state playing a global role in environmental restoration and addressing climate change.

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November 5, 2020

iPads at Baton Rouge General Help Patients Connect with Family

With the help of grant money from the LWCC Foundation’s Louisiana Well Again: COVID-19 Response Program and other community donors, Baton Rouge General was able to respond to the needs of the hospital during the height of the pandemic.

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October 21, 2020

LWCC Safest 70 Star: Cenac Marine Services

LWCC's Safest 70 Awards celebrate policyholders who share our commitment to workplace safety.

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October 13, 2020

Mentoring the Future: The Role of a Lifetime

Trey Godfrey leads by example in his commitment to elevating his community and state by working to enhance the lives of young people.

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September 16, 2020

Cultivation of Sustainable Agriculture Shapes Vision for Louisiana's Future

Galen Iverstine's return to his Louisiana roots has given him a vision for the state's future.

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September 14, 2020

Introducing Champions of Louisiana

We’re thrilled to introduce Champions of Louisiana, a celebration of the people, businesses, and organizations equally committed to bettering our beloved state. We’ll be sharing stories of our Champions on a monthly basis.

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September 9, 2020

Answering Our Community's Call

Several of our agent partners and their policyholders were greatly impacted by Hurricane Laura. LWCC is pleased to be able to support the Lake Charles community in a variety of ways.

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August 12, 2020

Union General Uses LWCC Foundation Grant to Purchase Ventilators for Critical COVID-19 Patients

The timing could not have been better for Union General Hospital when it learned earlier this summer that it was one of 24 hospitals to receive a LWCC Foundation grant in support of COVID-19 frontline healthcare workers.

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July 20, 2020

Congratulations to the 2019 LWCC Safest 70 Winners!

LWCC is proud to announce the winners of the 2019 Safest 70 Awards. Established in 2008, we created this award to honor our Policyholders who share our commitment to workplace safety.

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July 20, 2020

LWCC Announces 2019 Safest 70 Award Winners

LWCC is pleased to announce the 2019 Safest 70 Award recipients, an award program to honor Policyholders who share LWCC’s commitment to workplace safety and employee health and wellness.

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June 24, 2020

LWCC Foundation Awards Grants to Support Frontline Healthcare Workers

The grants make up the second phase of the foundation’s Louisiana Well Again: COVID-19 Response Package, a $1.1 million, three-phase grants and gifts package dedicated to helping Louisiana respond to and recover from the pandemic.

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May 8, 2020

LWCC Celebrates Employees

The meeting gave us an opportunity to come together, reflect on past success, and usher in a new era for LWCC.

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April 30, 2020

LWCC Announces the Launch of the LWCC Foundation

LWCC announces the formation of a private foundation to continue furthering its vision—to be a catalyst for elevating Louisiana.

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March 24, 2020

LWCC Announces Dividend Distribution of $86 Million

LWCC’s Board of Directors has announced a $86 million dividend to be distributed to policyholders and directly back into the state’s economy.

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February 3, 2020

LWCC's Safe Schools Initiative

Ensuring that schools are safe provides an encouraging environment that helps establish a path for future growth and opportunity, not only for students, but the entire state.

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November 19, 2019

LWCC and LBF Raise Over $38,000 for Kids’ Chance

LWCC's 16th Annual Kid's Chance Invitation Golf Tournament has raised over $38,000 for the Louisiana Bar Foundation (LBF) Kid's Chance Scholarship Program.

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August 19, 2019

LWCC Board of Directors Announces $136 Million Mid-Year Dividend to be Distributed in October

LWCC’s Board of Directors has declared a $136 million mid-year dividend to be distributed to approximately 20,000 businesses throughout Louisiana.

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August 7, 2019

LWCC Named to 2019 Ward’s 50® Top-Performing Insurance Companies

LWCC has been named to the 2019 Ward’s 50 group of top-performing property-casualty insurance companies by Aon plc.

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November 6, 2017

LWCC Kids’ Chance Invitational Golf Tournament Raises Over $35,000

The fourteenth annual LWCC Kids’ Chance invitational golf tournament raised over $35,000 for the Louisiana Bar Foundation (LBF) Kids’ Chance Scholarship Program.

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July 11, 2017

LWCC Board Declares Policyholder Dividend

LWCC’s Board of Directors recently declared a 2016 dividend of $90.6 million, distributed to over 20,000 policyholders.

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April 11, 2017

LWCC Announces New Board Member

LWCC recently welcomed Thomas K. “Tommy” Huval, CIC as the newest member to its board of directors.

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June 21, 2016

LWCC’s “A” Rating Reaffirmed by A.M. Best

A.M. Best reaffirms the financial strength rating of "A" for LWCC, marking the 14th consecutive year of this recognition.

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July 15, 2015

LWCC Named to 2015 Ward’s 50® Top-Performing Insurance Companies

LWCC has been named to the 2015 Ward’s 50 group of top-performing insurance companies.

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March 19, 2014

LWCC Board Declares Record Policyholder Dividend

LWCC's Board of Directors has declared a $69.1 million dividend, bringing the cumulative total dividend over the past 11 years to more than $300 million.

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February 27, 2013

LWCC Board Declares Largest-Ever Policyholder Dividend

LWCC's Board of Directors has declared a 2012 dividend of $48.7 million, the company's largest dividend ever.

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February 27, 2012

LWCC Board Declares 9th Consecutive Dividend

LWCC announces $23.5 million dividend for 2011, bringing the cumulative dividend paid over the past nine years to nearly $183 million.

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July 21, 2009

LWCC Receives Ward’s 50 Designation for Eighth Year

LWCC has been named one of the 50 top-performing property-casualty insurers in America by Ward's.

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February 12, 2009

LWCC’s $7.5 Million Dividend to Bring Cumulative Total to More Than $121 Million

LWCC announces $7.5 million dividend to qualifying policyholders, brining cumulative total dividend paid over the past six years to more than $121 million.