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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My Special Aflac Duck Flies High as a Friend to Kids with Cancer
By Todd Wilkinson For a quarter century, the American insurance provider Aflac has been working behind the scenes with members of the medical community to improve health care options for young cancer patients. The centerpiece of its latest initiative, "My Special Aflac Duck," is a comfort toy that kids instantly warm to...
Sep 5, 2019 8:00 AM ET
The Salvation Army of the Midlands Gets Grant from Aflac to Help Fight Human Trafficking
COLUMBIA, SC (WACH) --  The Salvation Army of the Midlands is getting into the fight to help stop human trafficking in South Carolina. They recently received a grant for just over $8,600 from the company AFLAC. Read more here...
Sep 3, 2019 2:15 PM ET
My Special AFLAC Duck: A Gold Standard For CSR Programs
A trend that may help companies reconcile the need to balance the shareholder and the broader stakeholder is the growth of investment in funds focused on the environment, sustainability and corporate governance (ESG). There is also increasing evidence that in general, more investors are factoring ESG practices into their choice of equities. Thus, companies are well-advised to engage in CSR...
Aug 28, 2019 9:50 AM ET
In Effort to Support Childhood Cancer Research, Aflac Addresses Facebook’s Algorithm Change
Recent efforts have resulted in Aflac winning first place in the “Use of Facebook” category of PR Daily’s 2019 Digital Marketing & Social Media Awards. Read more
Aug 16, 2019 9:55 AM ET