Tag: insurance history
What is insurance? Is it just health insurance? Dawnn Hills explain all the different types of insurance.
The Rich Legacy of Fraternal and Mutual Aid Societies – Precursors of African-American-Owned Insurance Companies!
This led me to learning so much more about the mutual aid societies and fraternal orders that were formed by free blacks early in American history. These organizations worked to provide support to Black families, especially widows and orphans, and to care for the sick. They also helped ensure that the dead were buried with…