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MissionSquare Retirement Memorial Scholarship Fund Increases its Awards Following the Pandemic

August 2, 2021

The MissionSquare Retirement Memorial Scholarship Fund (MissionSquare Scholarship Fund), formerly the ICMA-RC Public Employee Memorial Scholarship Fund, is pleased to announce it will increase its funding for the 2021-2022 academic year. The company will award nearly $70,000 in higher education scholarships to 31 recipients.

State and Local Workforce Morale Is Up, But Many Workers Still Consider Changing Jobs or Leaving Public Sector

July 20, 2021

New MissionSquare Research Institute National Poll Finds Increased Employee Debt and Sustained COVID-19 Worries

ICMA-RC is now MissionSquare Retirement

July 12, 2021

Rebrand reflects our commitment to help the public sector workforce build toward retirement readiness

New Research Finds 70% of State and Local Government Employees Fully Vaccinated Against COVID-19

June 29, 2021

MissionSquare Research Institute National Poll Indicates Most Employers Encourage Rather than Mandate Vaccines; Protecting Personal Health is Top Reason for Vaccination

ICMA-RC Launches Enhanced Managed Accounts Platform by Morningstar Investment Management

May 25, 2021

Upgraded Features Provide a More Intuitive and Personalized Experience

State and Local Governments Face Acute Challenges Recruiting Workers in Health Care, Public Safety, Skilled Trades and Engineering

May 20, 2021

New Research from the Center for State and Local Government Excellence at ICMA-RC Finds Spike in Retirement Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

ICMA-RC Hires Rhonda R. Mims as Chief Legal and External Affairs Officer

April 27, 2021

New role leverages broad corporate social responsibility, advocacy experience and enhances mission focus

ICMA-RC is Named One of the Top Places to Work by Ragan Communications

April 19, 2021

The Company’s Commitment to its Mission, and to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Were Key Contributors

ICMA-RC Announces New Brand Name to Reflect Expanded Vision

March 18, 2021

ICMA-RC is becoming MissionSquare Retirement, a new name and brand that reinforces the company's history, deep expertise, and community focus; and solidifies its vision for the future.

New Center for State and Local Government Excellence at ICMA-RC Research Examines the Public Service Workforce

March 17, 2021

A new research brief provides a comprehensive overview of the U.S. public service workforce. The analysis includes state and local governments, K-12 schools, hospitals and health care, and social assistance organizations.

ICMA-RC Rounds Out Its Consultant Relations Team with the Addition of Accomplished Professionals

March 1, 2021

Trio Tapped to Develop and Cultivate Relationships with Industry Consultants

K-12 Employee Job Satisfaction Plummets as Stress and Worries Increase Regarding COVID-19 Safety and Personal Finances

February 24, 2021

K-12 Employee Job Satisfaction Plummets as Stress and Worries Increase Regarding COVID-19 Safety and Personal Finances

ICMA-RC Encourages Public Employees to Save for Retirement During America Saves Week

February 22, 2021

ICMA-RC Encourages Public Employees to Save for Retirement During America Saves Week

According to Research Conducted by the Center for State and Local Government Excellence at ICMA-RC, State and Local Employees’ Negative Job Sentiments Are Climbing

January 28, 2021

Employee Burnout and Fatigue Jumped from 27% in May to 47% in October; More Than Half Say Pandemic Has Harmed Personal Finances

ICMA-RC Hires Dynamic Chief Marketing Executive

January 20, 2021

Sheri Gilchrist Joins Company as Chief Marketing Officer

Tanisha Briley Tapped to Chair ICMA-RC’s Board of Directors

January 4, 2021

Two New Board Members Begin Their Tenure with ICMA-RC

ICMA-RC Selected as Sole 401(a) and 457 Recordkeeper for the Bay Area Air Quality Management District

December 22, 2020

ICMA-RC, a financial services organization creating more secure and confident financial futures for those who serve communities...

ICMA-RC's Lynne Ford Adds Her Name to the Growing List of Leaders Committing to the CEO Action for Diversity & Inclusion Pledge

December 21, 2020

ICMA-RC, a financial services organization creating more secure and confident financial futures for those who serve communities...

Vantagepoint’s PLUS Fund Selected as the Teachers’ Retirement System of the State of Illinois Stable Value Option

November 30, 2020

ICMA-RC is pleased to announce that the Vantagepoint PLUS Fund has been chosen as the capital preservation option for the new 457(b) plan sponsored by the Teachers’ Retirement System (TRS) of the State of Illinois.

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