Press Release: Wespath Benefits and Investments to Hold Listening Session

September 6, 2019

For Immediate Release

Contact: Lisa L. Drew
Managing Director, Communications

Glenview, IL—Wespath Benefits and Investments (Wespath) invites interested participants and constituents to address the board of directors during a Listening Session the morning of Saturday, September 28, 2019 at the Hilton Chicago/Northbrook located at 2855 N. Milwaukee Avenue, Northbrook, Illinois 60062.

The Listening Sessions are held during the regularly scheduled board meetings to provide the Wespath board of directors an opportunity to hear points of view related to the mission and work of the agency.

Short 10-minute presentations provide the option to participate in person or by conference call, through a video/DVD to be played, or by mail/e-mail message to be read at the discretion of the board chairperson.

To place your name and topic on the agenda and for specific presentation requirements, please contact Lisa Drew by September 18 at 1-800-269-2244 (extension 4111) or at


About Wespath Benefits and Investments
Wespath Benefits and Investments (WBI) is a not-for-profit agency that has been serving The United Methodist Church (UMC) for over a century. In accordance with its fiduciary duties, WBI administers benefit plans and, together with its subsidiaries, including Wespath Institutional Investments, invests over $24 billion in assets on behalf of over 100,000 participants and over 130 United Methodist-affiliated institutions (as of June 30,2019). WBI invests in a sustainable manner that seeks to achieve positive financial, social and environmental impact while upholding the values of the UMC. WBI maintains the largest reporting faith-based pension fund in the world. For additional information about Wespath Benefits and Investments, please follow us on Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn.



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