Aflac collaborates with Mediaplanet for their “Black Health in America” campaign; shares how My Special Aflac Duck® brings comfort to children with sickle cell disease and pediatric cancer
NEW YORK, June 23, 2022 /3BL Media/ — This World Sickle Cell Awareness Day, Mediaplanet is proud to announce its collaboration with Aflac — a leader in supplemental health insurance — on its cross-platform campaign, “Black Health in America.”
The Civic 50 list measures corporate involvement in communities
COLUMBUS, Ga., June 16, 2022 /3BL Media/ — Illustrating its steadfast commitment to corporate responsibility and operating with purpose, Aflac Incorporated, a leading provider of supplemental health insurance in the U.S., today announced it has been named to The Civic 50 list by Points of Light, the world’s largest nonprofit dedicated to accelerating people-powered change. This is the fifth consecutive year that Aflac has been recognized with this prestigious honor.
Nashville singer-songwriter and cancer survivor Ava Paige knows all too well that “the things that make you better don’t come that easily,” a lyric she wrote as part of a song she performed for Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals patients, caregivers and health care professionals alongside My Special Aflac Duck®, a robotic companion for pediatric cancer and sickle cell disease patients.
We believe in a comprehensive approach to wellness, which encompasses four dimensions: physical, emotional, social and financial.
At Aflac, we know doing the right thing is good for business, and we do that every day by investing first in our Aflac family. In both Japan and the U.S., the company strives to develop an engaged employee culture by supporting career development, emphasizing work-life balance, listening to our employees' feedback and ideas, and ensuring we show our appreciation for their hard work.
At Aflac, safeguarding the information collected on behalf of the individuals and businesses we serve is of crucial importance. We are committed to the privacy of individuals and the protection of data, and we do this by placing great importance on information security to protect against threats both external and internal.
In 2001, Aflac Chairman and CEO, Dan Amos, led the cause to create the first Diversity Council at Aflac. Though time has passed, our commitment to diversity continues to this day with over nine employee-led councils globally.
My Special Aflac Duck® helps comfort young patients managing their disease
CAMDEN, N.J., May 5, 2022 /3BL Media/ -- Several young patients being treated for sickle cell disease at Children's Regional Hospital at Cooper received a cuddly new companion specially designed to help them through their medical journey.
Aflac is investing in smart environmental solutions that contribute to a sustainable future. Aflac has recently expanded its solar array with an installation at the Paul S. Amos campus. The expansion is expected to lower Aflac’s greenhouse gas emissions in Columbus, Ga., by more than 10%.
To reduce our carbon footprint, we installed a 1.3-megawatt solar array at our largest campus in Columbus, Ga.
Aflac is recognized for its long-standing commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion
COLUMBUS, Ga., April 27, 2022 /3BL Media/ — Aflac Incorporated, a leading provider of supplemental insurance in the U.S., has been recognized by Forbes as one of the Best Employers for Diversity for the fourth consecutive year. Aflac was also recently ranked No. 58 out of 500 employers listed in Forbes’ 2022 list of America’s Best Midsized Employers.