Custom Companies owner Perry Mandera has spent years building a profitable business and helping others. After serving in the Marines, he decided to enter into the transportation business. Mandera started the business with two trucks and today has over 2,000. Giving to children’s charities and those suffering with long-term illnesses has been a priority for Perry Mandera also. He gives personally to these charities and makes donations through his company’s foundation Custom Cares Charities.

The headquarters of Custom Companies is located in Northlake, Illinois. While serving in the Marines Perry Mandera worked in logistics, heavy equipment and transportation. He took this knowledge and formed Custom Companies. The company offers direct mail distribution, inter-modal services, logistics management, local cartage and expedited ground shipping. Along with building Custom Companies, Perry Mandera is concerned with improving the lives of children (LinkedIn). 

The Mercy Home for Boys and Girls is a charity Mandera has supported for many years. Priests founded this home in 1887 to help local homeless teenage boys. It began in a library and now has various locations around Chicago. Today, the program offers vocational and sports programs. The charity has helped over 300,000 people. Perry Mandera believes when children have their needs fulfilled and mentors they have a greater chance for success.

Helping people suffering from long-term illnesses has been a priority for Perry Mandera. Realizing the complications families face when caring for those suffering with long-term illnesses, Perry Mandera gives to organizations that will help the family and the individual. The American Cancer Society, Breast Cancer Research Foundation, Toys for Tots, The National MS Society and the Special Olympics are just a few the charities he supports. 

Perry Mandera organization Custom Cares Charities helps communities after a natural disaster , those suffering with handicapping illnesses, and veterans. The organization hires veterans and helps them find jobs. Custom Care Charities actively encourages companies to hire veterans.

Illinois business owner Perry Mandera has worked to build a productive and profitable company. He has put effort in building and improving the lives of others also.

 
More on Mandera´s philanthropic projects at https://gazetteday.com/2018/01/perry-mandera-perpetuates-spirit-giving/