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Marechal recognized for community service

April 4, 2019

FLORENCE, S.C. – Erik Marechal of Florence has been selected by Nationwide for the 2019 Southeastern Region Community Service Award.

The selection was made for his work with the Boys & Girls Clubs of the Pee Dee Area.

Marechal has volunteered on the board for more than 14 years and most recently served as the board chair from 2017 to 2018. His previous board leadership roles have included the nominating and stewardship committees, responsible for new member recruitment and development. In addition to his work with the Boys & Girls Club, Marechal serves as a personal mentor to homeless men, providing support and guidance to help them find jobs or get additional education.

Marechal owns McLean Marechal Insurance and Financial Services Inc., which is affiliated with Nationwide.

Each region selected one winner. From these six regional winners, one national winner will be selected and will be invited to attend an awards ceremony at the corporate office in Columbus, Ohio. The national winner will receive a $5,000 donation, and each regional winner will receive a $1,000 donation to a charity of his or her choice.