San Antonio, TX Allstate Agent Awarded for Volunteerism - $500 Grant Presented to San Antonio Sports Foundation

San Antonio, TX, December 1, 2006 - It pays to be in the Good Hands of local Allstate agent Nancy Lebherz. In recognition of Nancy Lebherz's volunteer efforts in the community, The Allstate Foundation awarded a $500 grant to San Antonio Sports Foundation.

The grant is part of Allstate's "Agency Hands In The Community" program. Allstate agents are recognized for outstanding commitment to community service with a $500 donation to the charitable organization where they volunteer. To qualify for the grant, agents must show evidence of volunteer work that has had a positive impact on the local community.

"Volunteering with San Antonio Sports Foundation is a great way to give back to the community I serve and another way to make a diference in my neighbors' lives," said Lebherz.

The Allstate Foundation is an independent, charitable organization made possible by the Allstate Corporation. The Allstate Corporation (NYSE: ALL) is the nation's largest publicly held personal lines insurer. Widely known through the "You're In Good Hands With Allstate®" slogan, Allstate provides insurance and financial investment products to more than 16 million households and has approximately 12,300 exclusive agents and financial specialists in the U. S. and Canada. Allstate and The Allstate Foundation sponsor community initiatives to promote safe and vital communities; tolerance, inclusion, and diversity; and economic empowerment. The Allstate Foundation believes in the financial potential of every individual and in helping America's families achieve their American dream.

Way to go Nancy and Michelle!