World Association for Children & Parents Hope Luncheon 2016

Hawley & Associates attended the annual WACAP Hope Luncheon on April 21st, 2016, in Seattle, WA. The luncheon brought together individuals touched by adoption & supporters of the organization. It was wonderful afternoon filled with stories of hope and family!

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The WACAP team with Executive Director, Greg Eubanks (Center)

Riskiest States for Employee Lawsuits – Are You At Risk?

Small to mid-sized businesses are faced with at least an 11.7% chance of an employee legal action in the US in 2014 according to Hiscox research.   Even if the charges don’t end up in court, they still carry costs to defend and can cause havoc with your everyday businesses.

That’s why it’s important to have Employment Practices Liability Insurance, which covers you when you’re sued even if you did not make a mistake.

Find out how much risk is in your state…

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Happy “Hawley” Days 4th Quarter Newsletter!

Happy Holidays!

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Hawley & Associates Sponsors The 2014 NCFA National Adoption Conference

Hawley & Associates was proud to sponsor the 2014 National Council for Adoption (NCFA) National Adoption Conference in Orlando, FL. The event was held June 19th & 20th, 2014.

Phil Hawley was a presenter and panel member discussing The Universal Accreditation Act and The Hague and how it affects adoption agencies going forward.

H&A is an endorsed broker of the NCFA.

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Spring Has SPRUNG! Check out Hawley & Associates 1st Qtr. Newsletter!

Check out Hawley & Associates 1st Qtr. Newsletter! Click on link below!

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Hawley & Associates Sponsor ORPHANS OVERSEAS “Evening of Hope” Fundraiser

OO11Hawley & Associates strongly believes in the industry we serve and were proud to sponsor this year’s Annual Orphans Overseas Fundraiser, held in Portland, OR., on March 15th, 2014.

Their annual “Evening of Hope” is a gala dinner and auction supporting the Orphans Overseas projects on behalf of vulnerable women and children around the world.

They are a non-profit organization and for 22 years they have worked around the world supporting orphan care initiatives, rescue care for abandoned infants, support programs, domestic & intercountry adoption, and orphanage education projects.

Hawley & Associates To Sponsor the ORPHANS OVERSEAS “An Evening of Hope”

Orphans Overseas PicHawley & Associates is proud to be sponsoring this years ORPHANS OVERSEAS “An Evening of Hope” gala and auction on March 15th, 2014 in Portland, OR. If you want to come and support an amazing cause and have a great evening at the same time, this event is for you! We will all be there and we hope to see you there as well! All the information is attached.

http://www.orphansoverseas.org/eveningofhope.html

We are attaching a link to an article about their Karibu Centre describing the incredible social change occuring in education in the slums of Kenya, initiated by Orphans Overseas and made possible by wonderful donors and sponsors.

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Cyber Liability Insurance Coverage. Is It For You?

Security concept: blue opened padlock on digital backgroundMost, if not all, Human Service Organizations depend on computers to cache or store their sensitive information, and by doing so are exposing themselves to network security breaches. The majority of organizations do not realize that computer breaches are only some of the ways one can acquire unauthorized access to personally identifiable information.

There are many possible scenarios that Human Service Organizations could experience, which could result in a Cyber Liability/Identity Theft claim. One, of which, is if a non-profit agency receives donations on line. A skilled hacker can then very easily and diligently infiltrate the agency’s network security and gain access to credit card information. Another possible scenario is, if an employee loses a USB containing private information. Even if a worker misplaced his or her laptop which contained names, addresses, and social security numbers of all their clients, that would certainly be an example of a possible claim under Cyber Liability Coverage.

If an organization obtains private information, including social security & driver license numbers from clients & employees, and store this sensitive information online, and rely on a computer network, they bear a crucial exposure to cyber risk. The greater majority of non-profit and social service organizations are unaware their standard insurance coverage generally does not provide appropriate coverage for cyber liability.

A Cyber Liability Policy can provide extensive coverage for damages to third parties caused by a network security breach, loss resulting from an authorized user’s accident, notification expenses, and many more. Your organization can be all but shut down following a hack attack. Though, stolen intellectual property with the cost of customer trust could certainly wipe out any business.

Here at Hawley & Associates we do offer Cyber Liability insurance coverage. Many of our customers including Adoption Agencies, Foster Care Agencies, Social Services Agencies, Human and Child Welfare Agencies, Educational Institutes, Emergency Shelters, Group Homes, Residential Treatment Facilities, and Global Human Services, take advantage of this specialized coverage to protect their organization from any cyber security breaches and risks.