Giving back by exercising

We are pleased to partner with Kilter, an inclusive engagement virtual wellness platform, to offer our team members a chance to turn their healthy physical activities into an opportunity to support a charity. We received such great feedback in response to our first fitness challenge in December 2020, benefiting United Way of Dane County that… Read More

Focused on others

As a leader in the insurance industry, member of our community and mid-size employer, we believe it is our obligation and duty to ensure everyone feels a sense of belonging, respect and equitable treatment in the expression of their thoughts and beliefs. The events of the last year have reinforced our views and shown that… Read More

History of Black Madison story series by Madison365 sponsored by NGL

Through a partnership with Madison365, NGL is sponsoring a series of articles throughout February highlighting notable African Americans in Wisconsin’s past and present. Sponsoring Madison365’s story series is one of the ways NGL is supporting diversity, equity and inclusion (DEI) not only in the workplace but also throughout the community. NGL is proud to support… Read More

30,000 meals donated by NGL to fight hunger

Donations for Share Your Holidays campaign benefit Second Harvest Foodbank We proudly supported the 25th annual NBC15 Share Your Holidays to eliminate hunger campaign to benefit Second Harvest Foodbank of Southern Wisconsin. The food/fund drive campaign had a goal to raise 5 million meals with the final total of 6.3 meals raised this year. Since… Read More

NGL corporate and employee gifts total $140,000 for United Way of Dane County

We are pleased to announce that our corporate gift combined with our team members’ personal pledges and donations totaled $140,000 to support United Way of Dane County in 2020. “United Way of Dane County is an integral member of our community and an organization NGL is proud to support. Through its strategic partnerships and collaborative… Read More

NGL sponsors the 2020 Conference of African American Financial Professionals

We are pleased to be a Gold Sponsor of the 2020 Conference of African American Financial Professionals. Hosted by The American College of Financial Services, the virtual conference held on August 4, 2020 is the largest gathering of African American financial professionals that provides an opportunity for education, networking and engagement. The conference features speakers… Read More

Elizabeth Kirchstein retiring from NGL

Congratulations to Elizabeth Kirchstein who is retiring from National Guardian Life Insurance Company (NGL) at the end of August. Elizabeth has managed the corporate philanthropy program and worked closely with the executive leadership team for nearly nine years, including supporting three of NGL’s President & CEOs. “Elizabeth is a pillar in our community with her… Read More

NGL is listening and learning

The events and discussions taking place have reminded all of us that we need to reexamine how we see the world and learn how we can all do better to be better. NGL supports diversity, equity and inclusion not only on a local and employee level, but also through what we do in our community… Read More

Needed food and personal care supplies donated

Generous NGL team members held a virtual supply drive last month donating 887 total items to benefit The River Food Pantry and The Bridge Ministry. The coronavirus pandemic has caused financial and emotional hardship for many people across our country and strained the resources available at local nonprofits. 887 food and personal care items donated… Read More

NGL and its employees donate more than $96,000 to local nonprofits

The spread of coronavirus (COVID-19) was as surprising to National Guardian Life Insurance Company (NGL) as it was to most people and businesses throughout Madison and the entire nation. The majority of NGL’s 350 plus employees worked in the office. But within the course of a weekend and two business days, nearly everyone was transitioned… Read More