Relationship with ICMA

ICMA-RC is a non-profit, independent financial services organization governed by an independent board of directors. ICMA-RC's sole mission is to help public sector employees build retirement security.

The International City/County Management Association (ICMA) is a non-profit organization whose mission is to create excellence in local governance by developing and fostering professional management to build better communities. 

ICMA-RC and ICMA are two separate organizations and ICMA-RC does not influence or endorse ICMA policies.

ICMA-RC provides retirement plans and related services for more than a million public sector participant accounts. The corporation was organized as an independent 501(c)(3) organization in 1972 with the assistance of a Ford Foundation grant. We were created to provide portable retirement benefits for city and county managers, enabling accumulated retirement assets to be transferred between employers.

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