EPIC’s National Real Estate Practice presents Mercy Housing with $26,000 to fund summer youth program and improvements

Mercy Housing

DENVER, Colo., Aug. 5, 2015 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- On Thursday, July 30, the National Real Estate Practice of EPIC Insurance Brokers and Consultants presented its charity of choice, Mercy Housing, with a check for $26,000.

EPIC began raising the money for Mercy Housing during its second annual EPIC Real Estate Forum in Las Vegas, Nev. in February, 2015. Several of EPIC's key partners sponsored the event and made significant contributions to EPIC's fund raising efforts.

Mercy Housing is one of the largest, non-profit, affordable housing organizations in the country and these funds will be used to benefit their Parkside Apartments property to support its Resident Services program. This support will include a summer camp program for the residents' children, providing field trips, reading programs, healthy lunches and snacks, and more.

"We are deeply appreciative of EPIC's generous gift, which will create lasting good," said Jane Graf, President and CEO of Mercy Housing.

"We are delighted with our partnership with Mercy Housing," said Kathleen Felderman, Managing Principal and National Real Estate Practice Leader at EPIC. "As leaders in the multi-family insurance marketplace, we recognize and applaud Mercy Housing's mission and we are honored to be a part of this program. We would like to thank our event sponsor partners for helping us make this happen."

About EPIC Insurance Brokers and Consultants:

Headquartered in San Francisco, EPIC Insurance Brokers and Consultants has nationwide presence with a depth of industry expertise across key lines of insurance, including commercial property and casualty, employee benefits, unique specialty program insurance, and private client services.

Since its founding in 2007, EPIC has grown revenue from $12 million to $160 million through both organic growth and strategic acquisitions. EPIC has created a values-based, client-focused culture that attracts and retains top talent, fosters employee satisfaction and loyalty and sustains a high level of customer service excellence.

EPIC currently ranks among the top 20 retail insurance brokers in the United States and is one of the top 50 brokers in the world (#46), as well as being a fixture on the insurance industry's "Best Places to Work" lists. To learn more, visit

About Mercy Housing:

Founded in 1981, Mercy Housing, a national nonprofit affordable housing organization has a presence in 41 states, serves more than 152,000 people on any given day, and has participated in the development, financing, or operation of more than 45,000 homes.

Mercy Housing serves families, veterans, seniors, and people with special needs. For more information about Mercy Housing, please visit and follow us on Twitter at @mercyhousing.

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* Photo caption: (Left to right) Jonathan Griffiths, Mercy Housing Chief Philanthropy Officer Carol Breslau, Daniel Felderman, Mark Ahlgrim, Kathleen Felderman, Lisa Rudduck, Dalany Kim, Kerry Swenson, Tony Lorber.

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