Chicago, October 30, 2017 – Mercer, a global consulting leader in advancing health, wealth and careers, and a wholly owned subsidiary of Marsh & McLennan Companies (NYSE: MMC), has been given Casa Central’s Community Builder Award. Casa Central is a non-profit social service agency located in Humboldt Park, Chicago. This award seeks to recognize the involvement of an organization through volunteerism and general support. Mercer was honored with the Community Builder Award at the Sheraton Grand Hotel on Friday, October 20th, 2017.
“We pride ourselves on being a firm that positively impacts local communities through volunteer involvement,” said Beth Kirk Malecki, Partner, Chicago Office Leader for Mercer. “We are honored to be recognized by Casa Central as an organization that inspires our employees to give back and invest in the Chicago community through leadership in volunteer service.”
Last year, Casa Central hosted a day of service with Mercer where nearly 150 Mercer employees came out and participated in a variety of community-building activities. Every fall Casa Central has its Annual Awards Gala which is an evening designed to highlight the work of Casa Central and to recognize the incredible supporters of Casa Central throughout the year.
Mercer delivers advice and technology-driven solutions that help organizations meet the health, wealth and career needs of a changing workforce. Mercer’s more than 22,000 employees are based in 43 countries and the firm operates in over 130 countries. Mercer is a wholly owned subsidiary of Marsh & McLennan Companies (NYSE: MMC), the leading global professional services firm in the areas of risk, strategy and people. With more than 60,000 colleagues and annual revenue over $13 billion, through its market-leading companies including Marsh, Guy Carpenter and Oliver Wyman, Marsh & McLennan helps clients navigate an increasingly dynamic and complex environment. For more information, visit www.mercer.com. Follow Mercer on Twitter @Mercer.
About Casa Central
Casa Central transforms lives and strengthens communities with a special focus on Hispanics. Our network of services propels a diverse population of all ages toward self-sufficiency and a higher quality of life. Since 1954, Casa Central has delivered evidenced based, award winning programming in response to the needs of the Hispanic community. Through comprehensive, family-centered programming, Casa Central is the conduit by which thousands of individuals build hope for the future while equipping themselves to achieve a sustainable, higher quality of life to the benefit of self, family, community and society.