WAEPA News and Events

WAEPA Wins 2020 PIMA Insights Award

WAEPA was named a Silver winner in the PIMA 2020 Insights Awards in recognition of their “Life Keeps Moving” campaign.

Webinar: Federal Employee Finances in a Time of Crisis

WAEPA-Sponsored EY Webinar: Federal Employee Finances in a Time of Crisis   Watch On-Demand June 11th, 2020 | 2pm ET (Now on-demand)   The financial impact of the coronavirus has been felt by some more than others; however, no one has been left untouched. While there are signs of recovery, many of us are still…

WAEPA Makes Contribution to the Brave of Heart Fund

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Amanda Huelskamp, Senior Outreach Specialist WAEPA Phone: (703) 531-3546 Email: ahuelskamp@waepa.org   Donation will go to support families of healthcare workers who have lost their lives fighting COVID-19   Falls Church, VA., May 6, 2020: WAEPA (Worldwide Assurance for Employees of Public Agencies) announced that the organization will contribute $5,000 to the Brave of Heart Fund…

WAEPA Makes Contribution to FEEA Coronavirus Hardship Program

WAEPA will be making a $10,000 donation to the FEEA (Federal Employee Education and Assistance Fund) emergency hardship fund during the COVID-19 Crisis.

WAEPA to Host Dealing with COVID-19 Stressors Webinar for Federal Employees

WAEPA will be hosting a free Dealing with COVID-19 Stressors Webinar for Federal Employees, hosted by CEO M. Shane Canfield and featuring presenters who are senior advisors to the World Health Organization (WHO).

A Message from our CEO Regarding COVID-19

At WAEPA, our members come first. Your safety and well-being remain our highest priority. We continue to closely monitor the impacts of Coronavirus (COVID-19) and we strive to ensure the health and safety of our members, employees, and communities.

WAEPA CEO Elected to PiMA Board of Directors

WAEPA CEO M. Shane Canfield was elected to serve on the 2020 Board of Directors for PiMA (the Professional Insurance Marketing Association).

WAEPA CIO Named in Washington Business Journal 2019 C-Suite Awards

WAEPA CIO Brandon T. Jones was one of 22 individuals in the DC-Area to be named in Washington Business Journal’s CEO of the Year and C-Suite Awards.

2020 WAEPA Scholarship Program Now Accepting Applications

WAEPA has opened applications for their 2020 Scholarship Program. Children of WAEPA life insurance policyholders under the age of 23 are eligible to apply.

WAEPA CEO Featured on WJLA Let’s Talk Live

WAEPA CEO M. Shane Canfield was featured on the September 20 episode of WJLA’s Let’s Talk Live segment, hosted by Kidd O’Shea. The pair discussed the history of WAEPA and the limited time Guaranteed Issue offer the organization is hosting.

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