Duckprints in the Community

Duckprints in the Community

Companies have a responsibility to make the areas in which we live and work better places. Learn more about how we give back to our communities, including how Aflac’s James Mailman was named one of the 2015 Heroes of the Fortune 500 for his support in the fight against childhood cancer.

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Aflac Named SEC MBA Case Competition Title Sponsor
Aflac, a leading provider of supplemental insurance products in the U.S, will serve as title sponsor for the Eighth SEC MBA Case Competition, hosted virtually April 15-17 by the Raymond J. Harbert...
Mar 16, 2021 12:00 PM ET
A Fuzzy Fix: How 'Social Toys' Can Help Kids Battle Illness and Anxiety
By Melanie D. G. Kaplan "We want to create technology with empathy, which can help people who are experiencing really difficult health challenges lead more delightful, joyful lives," Horowitz says. "We see Sproutel as a small but mighty change agent." Social robots aren't new: For years, kids and...
Mar 5, 2021 11:00 AM ET
A Refocus On The Issues Of Health & Protection
By Wendy Herdon According to the 2020 Aflac Health Care Issues Survey, COVID-19 affected 16% of families with children under 18 in the household — and of these, 75% said they or a member of their household required hospitalization for the coronavirus. Hospitalization due to COVID-19 can be costly. A single symptomatic COVID-19 case could incur a median direct medical cost of $3,045...
Mar 3, 2021 11:00 AM ET
Aflac Program Soothes and Engages Childhood Cancer Patients
By Shannon Dominy “We have heard from several parents and child life specialists at hospitals saying that My Special Aflac Duck has helped provide social and emotional support for children who have been in greater isolation during their cancer journey as a result of the pandemic,” said Jon Sullivan, the director of corporate communications at Aflac. Aflac started...
Feb 11, 2021 9:30 AM ET
How to Help Clients Fulfill Insurtech Resolutions in the New Year
By Stephanie Shields The new year is traditionally a time to refresh our minds, renew our resolve and set goals for the next 12 months. After the global pandemic impacted holiday celebrations across America, it’s fair to wonder whether this new year has had the same restorative effect it usually does — not only in our personal lives, but professionally, as well. Case in point:...
Feb 9, 2021 10:35 AM ET

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