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Community Awards and Recognition

American Cancer Society Honors Primerica with Top Awards
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Raising money and awareness to support families affected by cancer is a task we don't take lightly at Primerica. With a corporate headquarters employing more than 1,700 individuals, we all know someone close to us who has been affected by the disease, and our dedicated teams of volunteers are determined to do what is necessary to raise money and awareness in the fight for a world without cancer.

Since 2013, Primerica has served as the Presenting Sponsor of the Gwinnett County Relay for Life - the world's largest Relay for Life event. In 2012, Primerica was awarded the 2012 Strategic Partner Award; from 2012-2018, Primerica was named a Relay for Life Gwinnett Top Corporate Team; for 2012-2016; Primerica was named a Nationwide Team of Excellence in 2017; and in 2019, Primerica was named the 2018 Relay for Life Corporate Partner of the Year and the No. 1 Relay for Life Team in Gwinnett County.

From our fighters, to our survivors, to our caregivers and their loved ones, we are committed year after year to rally, to cheer, to lead, to motivate and to inspire. We are proud to continue our partnership with the American Cancer Society.

The Primerica Foundation continues to rank as one of the Atlanta Business Chronicle's Top 25 Georgia-Based Company-Sponsored Foundations.

Primerica was named Corporate Honoree at the 2015 Whitney M. Young Jr. Service Award Banquet for its long-standing support of and relationship with Scouting.

Named a "Top Workplace" by The Atlanta Journal-Constitution from 2014-2019.

City of Atlanta Awards Primerica with Highest Honor for Corporate Citizenship
Primerica was presented the prestigious Phoenix Award in 2011 from the City of Atlanta. This award is the highest honor that a corporation can receive from The City of Atlanta and is based on a record of good corporate citizenship.

Council of Volunteer Administrators of Metropolitan Atlanta Corporate Partner of the Year
Primerica was named 2013 Corporate Partner of the Year for its outstanding corporate volunteer programs in the metro Atlanta area.

Friends of Gwinnett County Senior Citizens Names Primerica Collaborative Partner
The Friends of Gwinnett County Senior Citizens organization recognized Primerica as the 2014 Sustained Collaborative Partner for its support of the many programs and opportunities available to the senior population in Gwinnett.

Gwinnett Chamber of Commerce Honors The Primerica Foundation as the 2018 recipient of the D. Scott Hudgens Humanitarian Award.
D. Scott Hudgens Humanitarian Award

The D. Scott Hudgens Humanitarian Award is presented annually to an organization that best exemplifies the spirit of compassion and generosity of late Gwinnett County developer and philanthropist D. Scott Hudgens. The Foundation was honored at the 2018 70th annual dinner of The Gwinnett Chamber of Commerce.

Gwinnett Chamber of Commerce Awards Primerica EVP Public Servant Award
For her extensive community work on behalf of Primerica, Karen Fine Saltiel of Primerica was awarded a 2014 Public Servant Award given by the Gwinnett Chamber of Commerce.

Gwinnett Clean and Beautiful Names Primerica as Three-Time Winner of Great American Clean-up Challenge
Primerica was a three-time winner of the Great American Clean-up Challenge Award for 2012-2014 in the areas of "Clean up our Neighborhood," 'Wipeout Graffiti" and "Grow Green." Primerica was also the Presenting Sponsor for the 2018 Governor's Environmental Address.

Gwinnett Magazine Best of Gwinnett 2018 - Best Foundation

Best of Gwinnett 2017

The Primerica Foundation has been named "Best Foundation" in Gwinnett Magazine's annual Best of Gwinnett community poll for six years in a row.

Check out Primerica's ad, featured in the Best of Gwinnett special edition magazine! Best of Gwinnett

Gwinnett Technical College & Technical College Foundation Association of Georgia

  • The Primerica Foundation awarded 2018 Benefactor of the Year, Gwinnett Technical College
  • The Primerica Foundation, 2018 Benefactor of the Year, Technical College Foundation Association of Georgia
  • The Hudgens Center for the Arts Recognizes Primerica with Arts Community Award The 2011 Gwinnie Award was given to Primerica in recognition of its outstanding contributions to The Hudgens Center and the arts community in general.
  • Meals on Wheels Awards Primerica for Employee Volunteer Services Primerica is a multi-year recipient of the TEAM (Together Everyone Achieves More) Award for its many years of employee volunteer services to the Gwinnett County Senior Services Meals on Wheels Program.
  • President Volunteer Service Awards to Primerica Employees The President's Volunteer Service Award is given to people who volunteer more than 100 hours in a 12-month period. Eight Primerica employees have been honored with this award, which includes a signed letter and certificate from the President of the United States. Two Primerica employees have earned the distinguished Gold Level Award for more than 500 hours of community service and volunteering.
  • The Primerica Foundation Heart of the Community Award
  • The Primerica Foundation has honored two individuals with the "Heart of the Community" Award. This prestigious award, instituted by The Primerica Foundation in 2018, recognizes an individual who has gone above and beyond in demonstrating passion and compassion for the community. The first award was given to Renee Carter, who retired from Primerica in 2018. Ms. Carter served as Primerica's Employee Events and Program Coordinator for several years. The most recent award was presented to Karen Fine Saltiel who retired from Primerica in 2019. Ms. Saltiel was the Founding Chairman of The Primerica Foundation and was an active and beloved member of the Gwinnett community where she served on several nonprofit boards.
  • United Way Women's Legacy Awards Primerica EVP Karen Fine Saltiel of Primerica, past President and Founder of The Primerica Foundation, was given the 2012 United Way Women's Legacy "Treasure" Award for her personal and professional support of the Gwinnett Community.
  • U. S. Department of the Army and the USO Honors Primerica
  • Primerica is a recipient of the USO Corporate Partner of the Year Award for its long-time support of military men and women.