In The Community

Wayne Insurance Group and its employees are dedicated to giving back to our local communities.  From charitable giving to volunteer participation, we are actively involved with a variety of nonprofit organizations and educational institutions that are working to improve the quality of life where we work and live.  We believe that, in this era of ever-expanding technology, building relationships and inspiring excellence within our communities remains vitally important.

We encourage you to check this page periodically for recent examples of our charitable and volunteer activities.

Break the Cycle Benefit - August 24, 2019

A group of Wayne Insurance Group employees and family members participated in the 9th annual Break the Cycle Benefit that raises funds and awareness for OneEighty's addiction treatment and prevention services.

To learn more about OneEighty, visit

Heart & Sole Race - August 3, 2019

A group of Wayne Insurance Group employees and family members participated in the 15th annual Buehler’s Heart and Sole Community Walk and Run that raises funds and awareness for the local United Way.

To learn more about the Heart and Sole Race, visit

Back to School Project - July 26, 2019

In July, Wayne employees rallied together to collect school supplies for People to People’s “Back to School Project”. The mission of the Back to School Project is to provide children of families in need with new clothes and supplies to start off the school year right!

To learn more about People to People Ministries, visit

Wooster Rotary Parade of Flags - May 17, 2019

In May, Marketing Supervisor Kourtney Yoder and Marketing Specialist Lindsey Carpenter helped distribute American flags around Wooster for Wooster Rotary’s Parade of Flags project. The Wooster Rotary Club places flags five times a year in the front yards of local supporters who pay an annual fee. All proceeds raised by the Parade of Flags project support community, national, and international Rotary projects and the local community groups.

People to People Ministries Christmas Toy Project - 
Dec. 3, 2018

On December 3rd, the Wayne Insurance Group employees joined in with People to People ministries Christmas Toy Project to collect gifts for local families in need! We enjoyed contributing to this wonderful tradition and their mission.

To learn more about People to People Ministries, visit

Akron Children's Dessert Auction - Nov. 20, 2018

On November 20, Wayne Insurance Group employees held a dessert auction to raise money for the Akron-Canton Chapter Society of CPCU. The Akron-Canton CPCU raises money every year to purchase gifts for the children who are hospitalized at the Akron Children’s Medical Center during the holidays. This is a tradition we enjoy being a part of because these gifts bring so much joy to the staff and children.

Mercer County SWCD Scholarship - Sept. 25, 2018

Courtney Metzger, a Fort Recovery High School senior, received a $1,000 Agricultural Conservation Scholarship sponsored by the Mercer County Soil and Water Conservation District and Wayne Insurance Group. This scholarship was open to graduating seniors or college freshmen or sophomores planning to major in agriculture, natural resources, or a conservation related field. Courtney has been involved in FFA, having served as historian, vice president and in numerous community and judging events. She also is involved in CYO basketball, student council, art club, Spanish club and the National Honor Society. She plans to major in agriculture business at Wright State University-Lake Campus. She also works at Cooper Farms as a dispatch receptionist.  Presenting the scholarship to Courtney is Marie Wilker (left), senior underwriter at Wayne Insurance Group and Dale Albers (right), chairman of the Mercer County SWCD.

Wayne Insurance Group

For more than a century, the Wayne Insurance Group companies have delivered financial security and peace of mind for families, farms and businesses. As mutual insurance companies, we exist to serve the insurance needs of our policyholders. We have partnered with a network of independent agents to offer a full line of insurance programs backed by prompt, fair claims service and support.

Contact Us

Wayne Insurance Group
3873 Cleveland Road
Wooster, Ohio 44691

Tel: 330-345-8100 | Tol: 800-222-3873

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Founded in 1910, Wayne Mutual Insurance Company provides a wide range of property and casualty insurance programs for automobiles, homes, farms, investment properties, and businesses.

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