SCRANTON, Pa., July 21, 2010 – The GEICO Gecko and his pal Kathleen McGuigan, GEICO’s field representative in Scranton, Pa., will be helping raffle off a 2010 Kymco Super 8 scooter during the July 23–25 summer festival. McGuigan donated the scooter for the raffle to benefit St. Joseph’s Center and their auxiliary.
Today, a recognized leader in the care of people with special needs, St. Joseph’s offers outpatient therapy, in-home and community-based assistance, adult day programs, and expanded residential services for both children and adults.
The summer festival will be held at Marywood University, and the winner of the GEICO scooter will be announced at the raffle drawing there on Sunday, July 25th.
McGuigan and her staff can be reached at 570-341-7300 or at geico.com/scranton.
GEICO (Government Employees Insurance Company) is a member of the Berkshire Hathaway family of companies and is the third-largest private passenger auto insurance company in the United States. GEICO provides millions of auto insurance quotes to U.S. drivers annually. The company is pleased to serve more than 12 million private passenger customers and insures more than 18 million vehicles (auto & cycle).
GEICO's online service center helps policyholders take care of policy sales, policy changes, claims reporting and to print insurance ID cards.
GEICO also provides insurance quotes on motorcycles, all-terrain vehicles (ATVs), travel trailers and motorhomes (RVs). Coverage for boats, life, homes and apartments is written by non-affiliated insurance companies and is secured through the GEICO Insurance Agency, Commercial auto insurance and personal umbrella protection are also available.
For more information, go to www.geico.com.