In the Community
Saunders Insurance Agency firmly believes in “Paying Forward” by giving back to the community and supporting local non-profits and organizations. SIA encourages you to learn more about how you can support some of our favorite organizations:
- Downtown Revitalization Project
- The Hoop Project
- University of Rio Grande
- Gallipolis in Lights
- Gallipolis in Bloom
- A Heart Like Ava
- United Way of Gallia County
- Gallia County 4H Groups
- Gallia County Farm Bureau
- University of Rio Grande Athletics
- River Valley Raiders Athletics
- South Gallia Rebels Athletics
- Gallia Academy Blue Devil/Blue Angels Athletics
SIA Dunk Contest 2017 with John Saunders, Drew Young, Isaiah Rivera, Scott Saunders
Saunders Insurance Agency sponsored The Hoop Project’s Dunk Contest this past weekend donating $1,000 to the 2017 Winner Isaiah Rivera. This is the 5th year SIA has sponsored the SIA Dunk Contest. Past Winners have included Ryan Muncy, and Justin Coleman. The Hoop Project is a 3on3 basketball tournament held in the Gallipolis City Park. This year’s event hosted more than 170 teams and all proceeds go to the Downtown Revitalization project non-profit to raise funds for the growth of local businesses. See the Gallipolis Daily Tribune article at http://www.mydailytribune.com/top-stories/16755/slams-and-jams-at-hoop-project
Wade Jarrell playing at SIA June 30th
SIA Hosted Dillon Wade Jarrell for June’s First Friday event held for the Gallia County Chamber of Commerce. First Friday was organized for local businesses to hold events and/or sales to help boost traffic in Downtown Gallipolis the first Friday of every month during the Summer of 2017. Scott serves on the Chamber’s First Friday committee.
GAHS Football Team at SIA
The Gallia Academy Blue Devil Football Team brought their “Finisher Friday” to SIA Friday, June 30th.
Micha Jividen Clevenger 2012 Grand Champion Lamb from Gallia County Junior Fair
SIA is proud to support the youth of Gallia County with the purchase of 4H livestock animals each year at the Gallia County Junior Fair. In 2012, SIA helped purchase Micha Jividen Clevenger’s Grand Champion Lamb- setting a record. SIA teamed with Farmers Bank to purchase Jacob Strieter’s Reserve Champion Steer in 2013. SIA teamed with Pleasant Valley Hospital and The Feed Stop to Purchase Peri Martin’s 2016 Grand Champion Hog.
Downtown Revitalization Project Grand Opening for River City Leather
SIA is proud to support the Downtown Revitalization Project, a local non-profit with a mission to bring new businesses and help existing businesses expand in the Downtown Gallipolis area. In addition to supporting local businesses through direct funding, DRP hosts multiple events in their efforts to raise funds and generate customer traffic for downtown businesses. Scott serves as a member of the DRP’s board.