McEldowney Agency

Our history

McEldowney Agency first opened it's doors for business in 1893. It was an affiliate of the 1st State Bank of Chicago Heights. The founder, William J. McEldowney, who, as a youth, served in the Calvary during the Civil War.

The Agency remained with the bank until 1931. The bank did not survive the Depression, but the McEldowney Agency flourished. The Agency has been passed down through generations, and is one of the oldest family owned businesses in the Chicago area. The current owner and president, Scott, is the 6th generation McEldowney to manage the Agency.

Our office is currently located in Olympia Fields, Il. Before that, we were located in Chicago Heights, IL. We are South Suburban oriented, but our clients come from all over the Chicagoland area. We are licensed in both Illinois and Indiana.

Our Mission

Our Agency is a leading independent insurance agency servicing our local and surrounding communities. Our mission is to provide financial freedom and security to each of our clients by providing a valued product from a financially stable and reputable carrier at the most competitive cost possible, combined with the highest level of service. We strive to become a known and trusted addition to our clients financial world.

Our professional staff will consistently review coverage's and products for you - our client. It is our goal to be known in our service area as the First Choice to obtain all your insurance needs - and to be a respected authority and a reliable source of information regarding all of your insurance matters.

Our History, Our Mission