John Tripoli, Managing Director of the Northwestern Mutual Upstate office, presented Northwestern
Mutual’s Community Service Award with Clemson’s Head Football Coach Dabo Swinney to Steve Grant of Chris
and Kelly’s HOPE Foundation during The Family Effect’s Transformation Breakfast. Since 1995, the
Northwestern Mutual Foundation has donated more than $5.4 million to nonprofits through its Community Service Awards
Northwestern Mutual participated in the United Way's Hands on Greenville Day, which is an annual,
city-wide day of volunteering. The Greenville office spent HOG Day helping with the Generous Garden Project at Thrive
Upstate, which produces vegetables, plants, flowers, and trees to be used or sold in the Upstate of South Carolina.
Former SC Governor, Nikki Haley, showed her support at the Community Service Award presentation for
the Gateway House, the premier mental health resource for Greenville. John Tripoli of Northwestern
Mutual and the founder of Chris and Kelly’s HOPE Foundation presented the Community Service Award to Gateway
House on behalf of the Northwestern Mutual Foundation. The mission of the Northwestern Mutual Foundation is to improve the lives of children and families in need.
Northwestern Mutual is dedicated to making an impact by giving back to the people and communities we serve. Together,
with our partners, we are dedicated to supporting our community.