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Zurich Classic

Zurich Insurance Group (Zurich) is the title sponsor of the Zurich Classic of New Orleans. The tournament began in 1938 and is held at the TPC Louisiana, which is the fourth venue to host the New Orleans Classic. Since becoming the title sponsor in 2005, Zurich, a leading multi-line insurance provider in North America and around the globe, has raised - together with the Fore!Kids Foundation - nearly $8 million for more than 40 charities that serve more than 200,000 children in need throughout southeastern Louisiana. The Zurich Classic generates more than $30 million annually for the local economy. In 2006, the Zurich Classic was the first nationally televised sporting event after Hurricane Katrina. Many players committed their earnings from the tournament to Hurricane relief. Over the four days of television coverage, the tournament is seen around the world in 114 countries. Zurich showed its support of New Orleans and the tournament when they renewed their contract as title sponsor for an additional two years, bringing them through 2010, the Company has since furthered its commitment to New Orleans when it announced its extension through the 2014 tournament. To learn more about the Zurich Classic, go to ZurichGolfClassic.com.

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Zurich North America helps feed 600 children alongside PGA TOUR golfer Justin Rose through Blessings in a Backpack
Schaumburg, Ill., October 18, 2012 /3BL Media/ - During its 100 year anniversary of insuring America this year, Zurich is building upon its “100 Ways” program, completing 100+ projects of service for communities across U.S. and Canada in 2012, by continuing to support Blessings in a Backpack alongside PGA TOUR golfer Justin Rose through the “Birdies for Blessings” program. For every...
Oct 18, 2012 5:45 PM ET
PGA TOUR Golfer Ben Crane wins Zurich Charity Cup and a $30,000 donation to St. Bernard Project
(3BL Media) Schaumburg, IL - June 28, 2012 - Ben Crane, pro-golfer and five-time winner on the PGA TOUR is the title-holder of the first-ever Zurich Charity Cup, a nine-week fan voting and social media-based competition that gave spectators of the game of golf a way to play along with the pros and “cheer” for one of seven PGA TOUR golfers. Crane beat out the six other players who received a...
Jun 28, 2012 7:45 PM ET
PGA TOUR Golfer Ben Crane and His Wife Heather Named Zurich HelpPoint Heroes for Helping Make a Difference Throughout Southeastern Louisiana
(3BL Media) New Orleans, LA - April 29, 2012 - Ben Crane, five-time winner on the PGA TOUR and his wife Heather today received a special recognition from Zurich, a leading provider of commercial property and casualty insurance in North America and globally, by being named Zurich HelpPoint Heroes. This is the second year Zurich has given the award to recognize those who are helping...
Apr 29, 2012 9:00 PM ET
Zurich Global CEO, Executives and Their Spouses to Refurbish a Home in St. Bernard Parish Damaged by Hurricane Katrina
(3BL Media) April 27, 2012 - Zurich has supported the St. Bernard Project, a non-profit organization that refurbishes existing homes in St. Bernard Parish that were damaged by Hurricane Katrina. Over the past three years, Zurich executives and their guests have rolled up their sleeves during their stay in the city for the Zurich Classic of New Orleans and helped rebuild the community. ...
Apr 27, 2012 1:00 PM ET
Let the Zurich Charity Cup Games Begin: Seven PGA TOUR Golfers Compete Over Nine Weeks to Win $30,000 for One of Seven Charities
(3BL Media) New Orleans - April 26, 2012 - Seven PGA TOUR golfers will battle it out beyond the ropes at TPC Louisiana for $30,000 to donate to their charity of choice. Today, during the Zurich Classic of New Orleans, Zurich officially kicked off the Zurich Charity Cup that gives fans of the TOUR and golf a way to cheer for their favorite golfer each week online for nine weeks and help him win...
Apr 26, 2012 3:20 PM ET