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Wagley Agency Insurance Group provides customized insurance solutions for all faith-based organizations. We can insure single to multi-location institutions, including online and church planning organizations.

The needs of each organization vary depending on the specific activities, ministries, and operations.

Many churches and other faith organizations accept quotes from transaction-based insurance brokers who reactively generate solutions based on short-term thinking. At Wagley Agency Insurance Group, we are familiar with the nuances of faith-based organizations and can customize your coverage to your organization’s needs.

The insurance solution prepared by Wagley Agency Insurance Group as a barrier of protection for your organization is comprised of the following:

  • A comprehensive understanding of the insurance needs of your faith-based organization
  • Proactive assessments of how your organization is evolving
  • Commitment to balancing cost-reduction and strategic protection
  • Providing unmatched consultations, guidance, and service

Faith-Based Organizations

Our faith-based organization specializations include the following:

Not-for-profit organizations

Liability protection: leaders, elders/board and staff

Facility and property

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Types of Insurance Coverage

Here are a list of coverages that are available to your church or faith-based organization:

Property Insurance

There are two categories of property insurance for faith-based organizations:

  • Building Coverage: This covers the church or synagogue buildings, stained glass, seating/pews, built-in musical instruments like an organ, and other covered property that is attached to the building.
  • Contents Coverage: This covers computers, musical instruments and audio/visual equipment, chairs, office equipment and covered property that is not attached to the building.

*Additional covered property typically includes signage, retaining walls, lights, poles and more.

Liability Insurance

Wagley Agency Insurance Group provides comprehensive liability coverage for churches, synagogues and other faith-based organizations. This policy covers injury, professional liability, defense of a covered claim as well as accidents that may occur on church premises, or as a result of off-site ministry operations.

Our Liability coverage includes but is not limited to the following:

  • Director and officer liability
  • Employee benefits
  • Employment practices liability
  • Lessors risk
  • Lost wages
  • Medical coverage
  • Mission trip coverage
  • Parsonage Liability
  • Pastoral counselling
  • Product liability
  • Special event coverage

Umbrella Insurance

The purpose of an umbrella insurance policy is to covers claims that may go above and beyond the coverage limits of your organization’s general liability, auto/vehicle and other coverage limits. Umbrella coverage, also known as “excess liability” is available in amounts from one to ten million dollars ($1,000,000 to $10,000,000).

Online Crime and Data Breach

From online giving to posting devotions on social media, internet safety is becoming an important consideration for churches and other faith-based organizations that seek to help people grow in their faith, overcome limitations and adversity as well as promoting the benefits of mission-driven efforts.

For some non-profit organizations, additional cyber coverage is the best way to complete their online defense. At Wagley Agency Insurance Group we offer coverage options that protect faith-based organizations against a variety of issues that span from data breaches to embezzlement.

  • Cyber liability
  • Staff dishonesty/fidelity bond
  • Forgery and alterations
  • Computer fraud
  • Money and securities

Worker Compensation

Worker Compensation insurance provides coverage for employees and volunteers in case of an work-related injury incident while serving or volunteering on promises or while actively performing ministry service. Workers compensation insurance is legally required in most states for any and all entities that hire employees. At Wagley Agency Insurance Group, we have a variety of options that will provide solutions for your organization’s unique needs


Vehicle insurance, which includes auto coverage for churches includes vehicle owned by the organization, hired auto services and also liability coverage for both staff and volunteer drivers.

Types of vehicles that can be covered by your auto/vehicle insurance policy:

  • 12 and 15 passenger vans
  • 1Church, school and tour buses
  • Private passenger vehicles
  • Commercial trucks
  • Light service trucks
  • Covered and utility trailers

Van Safety Training

For drivers who don't have a passenger endorsed California Driver’s License, Wagley Agency Insurance Group offers van-safety training videos and assessments so that all volunteers may participate in transportation ministries.

Claim Examples

These are examples of actual claims that were filed against faith-based organizations’ insurance policies:


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  • Wagley Agency LLC
  • 2054 I49 N Frontage Road
  • Grand Coteau, LA 70541
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