FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
INSURANCE AGENTS INVITED TO WORKSHOP
WISE, VA. – In the wake of recent floods, a seminar for Southwest Virginia insurance professionals will be held on May 16 in Wise. The National Flood Insurance Program workshop is being conducted to update insurance agents with the latest information.
The seminar will be held from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Mosby’s, 205 Ridgeview Road in Wise.
Rich Soboda of the Federal Emergency Management Agency will conduct the seminar on behalf of the Independent Insurance Agents of Virginia (IIAV). The cost of the four hour seminar is $60 for IIAV members and $80 for nonmembers. The flood seminar is approved for four Virginia continuing education credits.
Interested insurance agents should fax their applications to attend to 804-747-6557
Be ready. Be willing to help.
Virginia Disaster Relief Fund
How is the money distributed?
Fund proceeds will be distributed to local long-term recovery groups, members of the Virginia Voluntary Organizations Active in Disaster and other non-profit and faith-based organizations as a grant.
Many of these groups work directly with individuals and families following a disaster.
How else can I donate?
The Virginia Disaster Relief Fund benefits projects that include: repair or rebuilding of underinsured dwellings, transportation assistance, replacing essential household items, helping renters establish new rental residence, temporary living expenses while recovering from loss, and more.
How can I donate?
If you want to help, send checks made payable to the Treasurer of Virginia with “Virginia Disaster Relief Fund” noted in the memo line to:
P.O. Box 1971
Richmond, VA 23218-1971