ROLLING MEADOWS, III - The National Center for Civil and Human Rights (The Center) and Gallagher, a global insurance brokerage, risk management and consulting services firm, have announced a partnership to increase awareness of human rights challenges.
Through Gallagher's partnership with AMB Sports & Entertainment, Gallagher will be an official partner of The Center, supporting the museum and cultural institution that connects the U.S. Civil Rights Movement to human rights challenges today. Gallagher's support extends to The Center's Campaign for Equal Dignity lecture series on sports and civil rights as well as its Law Enforcement Human Rights Training Program.
"Gallagher is a company that is living its values by making sure the most important issues of our day are discussed openly, and with respect and empathy," said Jill Savitt, President and CEO of The Center. "The issues of sports and law enforcement both intersect with civil rights. Gallagher is working with us to ensure vital conversations on these topics are happening, an essential task to move our society forward."
The partnership between the two organizations demonstrates a shared commitment to civic values and dignity for all, as well as leading with integrity, which is a critical element of what has made Gallagher successful and is fundamental to the U.S. Civil Rights Movement. Additionally, The Center's mission closely aligns with The Gallagher Way tenets of supporting, believing, acknowledging and respecting the abilities of one another.
"Gallagher is proud to partner with the National Center for Civil and Human Rights and provide support to these critical initiatives to help ensure equal dignity for all," said Christopher Mead, Chief Marketing Officer at Gallagher. "Gallagher's company purpose is based on empathy and respect to help clients face their future with confidence. Through our partnership with The Center, we can continue to put our values into action."
About the National Center for Civil and Human Rights
The National Center for Civil and Human Rights in downtown Atlanta is a cultural institution that connects the American Civil Rights Movement to the struggle for human rights around the world today. The Center features a continuously rotating exhibit from The Morehouse College Martin Luther King, Jr. Collection, which includes many of Dr. King's documents and personal items. Visitors will be immersed in experiential exhibits through powerful and authentic stories, historic documents, compelling artifacts, and interactive activities. The Center is a source for ongoing dialogue — hosting educational forums and attracting world-renowned speakers and artists who work on a variety of human rights topics. For more information, visit www.civilandhumanrights.org. Join the conversation on civil and human rights: facebook.com/ctr4chr/ | instagram.com/ctr4chr/ | twitter.com/Ctr4CHR
Gallagher (NYSE: AJG), a global insurance brokerage, risk management and consulting services firm, is headquartered in Rolling Meadows, Illinois. The company has operations in 49 countries and offers client service capabilities in more than 150 countries around the world through a network of correspondent brokers and consultants.