Pacific Life Named by Points of Light as One of America’s 50 Most Community-Minded Companies
NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. – June 16, 2022 – Pacific Life has been named a national 2022 Civic 50 honoree by Points of Light, acknowledging it as one of the 50 most community-minded companies in the United States. The Civic 50 sets the standard for corporate civic engagement and creates a roadmap for companies seeking to best use their time, talent and resources to improve the quality of life in the communities where they do business.
This marks the first year Pacific Life has been recognized by Points of Light, which honors companies with an annual U.S. revenue of at least $1 billion and are selected based on four dimensions of their corporate citizenship and social impact programs, including investment of resources, integration across business functions, institutionalization through policies and systems, and impact measurement.
“We are honored to be named one of America’s 50 most community-minded companies by Points of Light. Giving back to local communities while fostering a strong culture of ethics and privacy and connecting corporate social responsibility-related principles to our business and mission is a source of pride for all of us,” said Darryl Button, president and CEO of Pacific Life. “These core values are embedded into our culture, and we are committed to creating a meaningful future for our stakeholders by creating a lasting, positive impact for our people, communities, customers, and environment.”
“Corporate leadership and commitment to civic engagement is critical for strengthening communities,” said Natalye Paquin, president & CEO of Points of Light. “Our most recent global research shows 86 percent of people say they expect companies to take action on a social issue. Companies like Pacific Life are leading the way and setting an example of how you can leverage your employee talent, business models and assets to create deep impact that drives transformational change.”
About Pacific Life
For more than 150 years, Pacific Life has helped millions of individuals and families with their financial needs through a wide range of life insurance products, annuities, and mutual funds, and offers a variety of investment products and services to individuals, businesses, and pension plans. Whether your goal is to protect loved ones or grow your assets for retirement, Pacific Life offers innovative products and services that provide value and financial security for current and future generations. Pacific Life counts more than half of the 100 largest U.S. companies as its clients and has been named one of the 2022 World’s Most Ethical Companies® by the Ethisphere Institute. For additional company information, including current financial strength ratings, visit www.PacificLife.com.
Pacific Life refers to Pacific Life Insurance Company and its affiliates, including Pacific Life & Annuity Company. Client count as of June 2021 is compiled by Pacific Life using the 2021 FORTUNE 500® list.
About Points of Light
Points of Light is a nonpartisan, global nonprofit organization that inspires, equips and mobilizes millions of people to take action that changes the world. We envision a world in which every individual discovers the power to make a difference, creating healthy communities in vibrant, participatory societies. Through 177 affiliates across 38 countries, and in partnership with thousands of nonprofits and corporations, Points of Light engages 5 million volunteers in 16 million hours of service each year. We bring the power of people to bear where it’s needed most. For more information, visit www.pointsoflight.org.