SARASOTA, Fla. – October 20, 2014 – Atlas Insurance, one of southwest Florida’s leading commercial and personal insurance providers, is bestowing the 2014 Lee Brown Award to Loveland Village, a new planned residential community for adults with developmental disabilities through the Loveland Center in Venice, Florida. Named after Atlas Insurance founder Lee Brown, the award is accompanied by a $2,500 donation and is bestowed each year to an organization whose mission best represents the values of Mr. Brown. “The Village at Loveland Center is a trendsetting model of independent living for adults with developmental disabilities around the country,” states Rob Brown, President of Atlas Insurance. “Our team is very proud to support a mission that has such a monumental impact on so many lives.”
Established in 1962, Loveland Center’s mission is to help adults with developmental disabilities live their lives to the fullest. Loveland provides a college-type campus for Adult Day Training and Supported Employment services. It is the future site of the Loveland Village, a planned residential community with 1-4 bedroom rental apartments tailored for people with developmental disabilities and their natural supports. The Village will ensure a safe, affordable and comfortable place to live for generations to come. For more information on the Village, visit www.lovelandcenter.org.
About Atlas Insurance
Atlas Insurance has protected families and businesses for 60 years, having expanded regionally while remaining firmly rooted in Southwest Florida. As independent agents, the Atlas Insurance team offers the flexibility to combine years of experience and market knowledge to deliver the best advice, solutions and options. For more information, visit AtlasInsuranceAgency.com.
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