Habitat for Humanity Project
Employee Volunteers from James A. Connors, Inc. and Preferred Mutual Insurance Company.
On Friday, October 10th, 2014, approximately 15 employee volunteers from James A. Connors, Inc. of Morristown, New Jersey and Preferred Mutual Insurance Company of New Berlin, New York came together to support the Morris Habitat for Humanity initiative. Volunteers spent more than eight hours erecting a new home on Willow Street in Morristown, N.J. for a family in need.
According to Habitat for Humanity International, there are approximately 2 billion people worldwide who live in slum housing, and an additional 100 million people who are homeless. Morris Habitat for Humanity is dedicated to eliminating substandard housing through constructing, rehabilitating and preserving homes with the assistance of community volunteers. Since 1985, Morris Habitat has served 280 households through home ownership opportunities, home preservation, and international home building programs.
Preferred Mutual Insurance Company provides property and casualty insurance coverage to more than 235,000 individual and business customers through a network of more than 450 independent agents throughout New York, New Jersey, Massachusetts and New Hampshire. The mutual insurance company, in business since 1896, employs more than 260 employees and is headquartered in New Berlin, New York. The company is rated “A” for excellent through A.M. Best.