News : For Portsmouth Atlantic Insurance, charity more about faces than company names

Aug 23, 2013

From Portsmouth Patch, Seacoast Online, and Exeter Patch

By Jim Cavan

Sometimes it seems you can’t go two full commercial breaks without seeing one or another company touting its various charitable initiatives.

Of course, there’s nothing wrong whatsoever with the end result: lending a helping hand to those in need. But it’s also true that doing so can risk suggesting a certain, curious cynicism – as if the acts and resulting ads are meant to mask or salve over something else entirely.

Which is what makes the folks at Portsmouth Atlantic Insurance (PAI) so unique: for them, charity and community involvement have always been less about boosting the bottom line than another, far more categorical good...

Read the full story in Portsmouth Patch by clicking here, or in Exeter Patch here! Read on Seacoast Online here.