Giving Back to the Tucson Community

Insurance Center of Green Valley encourages community involvement. There are plenty of ways to give back to the Tucson community to help those less fortunate. You can give money, donate things and blood, and volunteer to help.

Here are some ways to get involved in the Tucson community to make it a better place:

  • Give Food to Tucson Food Banks -Many organizations give food to those who cannot afford it. Two popular ones are the Community Food Bank and Food Pantries.
  • Donate Items – Habitat for Humanity accepts donations of building materials, furniture, and working appliances in good condition. You can also volunteer to help build homes. Donate clothing and other items to the Salvation Army or Goodwill.
  • Volunteer to Help The Homeless – Volunteer to help at any of the Tucson homeless shelters. Every other year about two hundred volunteers help conduct the Tucson Homeless Street Count. The next one is on January 26 and 27, 2016.
  • Donate Blood – The Red Cross has a blood donation center in Tucson.
  • Help Veterans – Volunteer at the Tucson Vet Center and if you are a Veteran, join Veterans Helping Veterans.
  • Adopt a Pet from an Animal Rescue – Your newest best friend is waiting for you to save them at Hope Animal Shelter, Pima Animal Care Center, and Animal Rescue Foundation.
  • Visit a Tucson Nursing Home – Over half the residents, never get any visitors.
  • Donate and/or Volunteer at Mobile Meals of Tucson
  • Donate to a Charity of Your Choice

It is a good idea to get insurance from an agency that cares about Tucson. Contact Insurance Center of Green Valley for all your insurance needs. The kind people, who work there, are ready to help you protect yourself and your loved ones.

Do I Need an Independent Agent

You only think about insurance when you need to file a claim, but this is the time when an independent agent is such an asset. After an emergency, most people value information above all else. Anyone who has ever tried to file an insurance claim realizes that the cheapest insurance is rarely the best bargain, because the lines of communication are so inefficient. Filing any type of insurance clam involves the exchange of precise data, between the insured party, the insurer, and any third parties who provide services. After an automobile collision, someone has to communicate with the insurer and the auto body repair company. It can be timely and tedious, so this task is best left to an independent insurance agent. These ladies and gentlemen are specifically registered to provide insurance in a particular state, because state laws vary so greatly. Insurance laws are also far more complicated than may people realize.  An independent agent serves as a liaison between you and the insurer, providing comfort in your time of need. 

Better Safe Than Sorry

No amount of planning, can keep every tragedy at bay which is why you pay insurance premiums to begin with. An independent agent is so vital, because he or she is always at your beckoning. Trying to deal with automated services and electronic messaging systems complicates the process of filing a claim. You must first familiarize yourself with the process of filing a claim in your state, but an independent agent already knows the proper procedures. The Insurance Center of Green Valley helps to keep Arizona residents covered when they face an emergency. You depend on your insurance to repair your home, your automobile, and even provide health care. Independent agents specialize in communicating with the insurer, and any doctors or contractors.