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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Marsh & McLennan Agency Donates $300,000 to Three Twin Cities Charities

Six-Year Event Donation Total Surpasses $1.3 million

Tim Fleming and Laura Muhlstein pose for a picture with representatives from College Possible a recipient of MMAs 2015 Charity Challenge.MINNEAPOLIS, Dec 15, 2015—Marsh & McLennan Agency recently delivered $302,832 to three local charities supporting the health and wellbeing of children as the culmination of its sixth-annual Charity Challenge fund-raising drive.

That sum represents a 13.4% increase over 2014’s total donations aggregated and given to Children’s Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota, College Possible, and St. David’s Center for Child & Family Development. It’s also more than two and a half times the amount collected and donated in its inaugural effort in 2010.

Since 2010, Marsh & McLennan Agency’s Minneapolis executives and employees have asked the insurance companies it represents, business vendors, clients, and MMA colleagues to donate to its selected charities. MMA then adds an additional 30% to all donations. Over six years, the event has raised and given more than $1.3 million to these three charities.

“The level of generosity our business partners, carriers, clients, and colleagues exhibit during this event continues to grow and never ceases to inspire us,” said Tim Fleming, president of MMA’s Minneapolis operations. “Especially during this holiday season, we’re grateful for their help as we combine efforts to provide much-needed assistance to others in our community in need.”

Of the 21 insurance companies contributing, the two largest donors were Travelers and Liberty Mutual, which have both been significant financial supporters of the Charity Challenge since its inception. Other major supporters this year were Chubb Group of Insurance Companies, CNA, Hanover Insurance Group, SFM, and Westfield Insurance.

About Marsh & McLennan Agency

Marsh & McLennan Agency LLC is a subsidiary of Marsh established in 2008 to primarily serve the needs of the middle market. In 2015, it expanded its national footprint into Canada. MMA offers commercial property, casualty, personal lines, and employee benefits to midsize businesses and individuals across North America..


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Marsh is a global leader in insurance broking and risk management. Marsh helps clients succeed by defining, designing, and delivering innovative industry-specific solutions that help them effectively manage risk. Marsh’s approximately 27,000 colleagues work together to serve clients in more than 130 countries. Marsh is a wholly owned subsidiary of Marsh & McLennan Companies (NYSE: MMC), a global professional services firm offering clients advice and solutions in the areas of risk, strategy, and people. With 57,000 colleagues worldwide and annual revenue exceeding US$13 billion, Marsh & McLennan Companies is also the parent company of Guy Carpenter, a global leader in providing risk and reinsurance intermediary services; Mercer, a global leader in talent, health, retirement, and investment consulting; and Oliver Wyman, a global leader in management consulting. Follow Marsh on Twitter @MarshGlobal, or on LinkedIn, Facebook and YouTube.