Diversity and Inclusion Calendar of Events
2012 BLACK ENTERPRISE Entrepreneurs Conference + Expo
This year marks Nationwide’s second year sponsoring Black Enterprise. Meet Eric Smith, Nationwide Insurance regional vice president, Mid-West region, and Gale King, Chief Administrative and HR officer at the event in Chicago, IL May 23-26, 2012. The conference moves to Columbus, OH in 2013. Learn more.
We believe in supporting communities where we do business. The Black Expo is about helping small business and entrepreneurs, share resources and provide information. This year the theme of the Black Expo is “Culture, Commerce and Community.” Nationwide is happy to support an event that allows us to have some fun, while fulfilling our “On Your Side” promise.
Nationwide Insurance is the “official auto, home and life insurance provider of the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA).” This year Nationwide donated $130,000 to students attending CIAA colleges to help them reach their educational goals. To date, Nationwide Insurance has contributed about $600,000 to the CIAA scholarship fund, which helps students pursue the education that is crucial to their future. Nationwide has an ongoing relationship with the CIAA, which includes on-site career fairs at various universities, working with students on career options, corporate scholarships and more. Learn more
National Urban League
Nationwide Insurance is a proud sponsor of the National Urban Leagues Empowerment Social Media Site. Our CEO is a board member and Nationwide has a long history of supporting the National Urban League.