HUNTINGDON, PA – For the eighth time, Arbor Insurance Group, Allentown, has qualified for Mutual Benefit Group’s Inner Circle award. Arbor is one of just 19 independent insurance agencies that have earned the honor based on 2016 business results.

Headquartered in Huntingdon, Mutual Benefit Group is a multiline property/casualty insurance company represented by 250 independent agents in Pennsylvania and Maryland. Each year, the company presents its Inner Circle award to those agents who provide superior customer satisfaction while establishing a consistent record of profitable growth.

Arbor also recently received the 2016 Reader’s Choice Insurance Agency (Local Office) award from the Allentown Morning Call. The agency’s principals, President and CEO William C. Hacker, CFO Eric B. Blew, and Vice President Bruce D. Kraft, credit the firm’s success to its local presence and its continued investment in technology and personnel.

For 59 years, Arbor has provided property and casualty insurance to the Lehigh Valley region and eastern Pennsylvania. The agency’s main focus is on offering business insurance and personal insurance.

Arbor contributes to many local charities throughout the year. The agency established a permanent donor-advised fund as a way for the firm, its 20 employees and other members of the Arbor family to give back to charitable programs and community organizations in perpetuity. As the foundation fund grows, the community benefits. In 2016, Arbor was proud to contribute to the following organizations through the fund: Community Music School, The Children’s Home of Reading, Lehigh County Historical Society, Meals on Wheels of Lehigh County, The Cancer Support Community, Allentown Rescue Mission, Allentown Symphony Association, Phoebe Ministries and Wildlands Conservancy.

Mutual Benefit Group has been providing insurance coverage for personal autos, homes, and businesses since 1908. Rated A- (Excellent) by A.M. Best, Mutual Benefit serves nearly 75,000 policyholders. The Company has been named one of the Top 100 Businesses for 2016 by Pennsylvania Business Central.

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