As a member of the Auto Care Association, Acuity is donating $20,000 to sponsor toolkits through the association’s Women in Auto Care initiative to help alleviate the toolkit cost barrier in the industry.
“Women in Auto Care is excited to welcome Acuity as our newest sponsor. Thanks to their generous support, we will be able to continue to expand Women in Auto Care’s Scholarship Program for 2022 and provide even more tools to female technicians in training,” said Olivia Droney Newton, Women in Auto Care 2021 Chair.
“Acuity is proud to promote gender diversity in the auto repair industry by investing in the growth of the female workforce and helping female students pursue their auto care careers,” said Ben Salzmann, Acuity President and CEO.
Women in Auto Care, a community of the Auto Care Association, is dedicated to its mission of connecting, empowering, and mentoring women within the auto care industry. Women in Auto Care provides opportunities, education, and career leadership to women in the auto care industry through conferences, networking, scholarships, education, data, awards, and more.
Acuity Insurance, headquartered in Sheboygan, Wisconsin, insures over 125,000 businesses, including 300,000 commercial vehicles, and nearly a half million homes and private passenger autos across 29 states. Rated A+ by A.M. Best and S&P, Acuity employs over 1,400 people.