Jodi Bloom - Agent Do Good Award WinnerMontpelier, VT (May 29, 2020) - A nonprofit that complements the care provided by The Cancer Program at Saint Barnabas Medical Center in Livingston, N.J., was presented a $2,500 donation to honor the work that an agent from National Life Group’s New York/New Jersey agency made to the organization.

Comfort 360 helps create supportive and healing environments in which patients and their loved ones are treated to enhance patients’ wellbeing. National Life Group made the contribution in the name of Jodi Bloom, a National Life agent.

From among 80 nominees, Bloom was chosen as one of the winners of the company’s annual Agent Do Good Awards, which are made to National Life agents whose commitment to helping nonprofits in their communities stand out.

Bloom was recognized for her commitment to supporting cancer patients through Comfort 360. Her nominator wrote that she helps to organize and campaign for fundraising activities for the charity, including one of its largest fundraisers. She spearheads the corporate and individual sponsorships and donations. She is also a Comfort Project 360 Teen Advisor and a 2019 Inspirational Journey Recipient.     

“Our company lives its values to Do good. Be good. Make good every day,” said National Life Chairman, President and CEO Mehran Assadi. “We’re proud to recognize our agents when they share our commitment to doing good in the communities in which we operate. We’re humbled by Jodi’s determination to support cancer patients as they navigate their journey.”

Bloom was recently given the award at a surprise event via Zoom.

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Contact: Ross Sneyd, corporate communications, National Life Group, 802.229.3866.


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