Author Archive for Carmen Duarte

  1. Cornhole for a Cause

    Who doesn’t love a little friendly competition, especially when the games are easy and the cause is worthy. That’s exactly what motivated our southern California IMU and OneBeacon Technology colleagues on Tuesday, May 9. The group formed four teams to compete at the third annual Bolton “Throw Down” charitable event. Bolton & Company is a […]

  2. Stroll and Roll

    Most of us are curious about movie-making, so an opportunity to take a “behind the scenes” walk through a major film studio sounds exciting! Recently, several members of our southern California team were able to participate in such an experience, while raising money for a wonderful cause. The annual “Stroll and Roll” fundraiser benefiting Ability […]

  3. Animal Lovers Dance the Night Away!

    Below is a guest blog post authored by OneBeacon’s Kristin Chisholm On March 25th I hosted a sock hop at the Avon (Massachusetts) VFW to raise money for an organization I am involved with – the Animal Rescue League of Boston (“ARL”).  About 60 people came to the event including current and former OneBeacon employees.  […]

  4. Shaving for a Cure

    Guest post by OneBeacon Government Risks’ Brian Latimer Once again, my San Antonio colleague Christina Phelan, along with her husband, Dave, and son, Aidan, and I were proud to participate in the annual St. Baldrick’s Shave For A Cure.  While this was my third year to participate, Dave and Aidan marked this up as year number 4! […]

  5. Helping Turn Kids Luck Around

    Guest Post by  Brian Latimer, OneBeacon Government Risks Lisa Marsalis and I had the distinct honor of visiting the Clarity Child Guidance Center in San Antonio, Texas and spending some time with Rebecca Helterbrand, Senior Vice President of Marketing and Resource Development and Jessica Kelley, Development Assistant. Rebecca described the culture, history and mission of […]

  6. 2017 College Scholarship Applications Now Available!

    We are pleased to announce that we are once again awarding college scholarships for the upcoming academic year funded through OneBeacon’s Charitable Trust. Eligibility for eight of these $2,000 awards is exclusively available to the agencies, brokers and wholesalers doing business with OneBeacon. Applying is easy – just complete the online application  by April 15. […]

  7. A Look Back: 2016 Community Giving

    The totals are in! Last year, the OneBeacon Charitable Trust donated to 126 nonprofits in support of our employees and producers partners. We also sponsored 4 insurance education programs and matched 28 gifts our employees made to schools. We’re proud of the generous spirit continually demonstrated by members of our community and glad to be […]

  8. Inspiring Youth

    Happy New Year! We’re happy to share one more photo of our holiday giving efforts, featuring OneBeacon Technology’s southern California team. Our colleagues decided to allocate their donation to Create Inspiring Youth for a Better Tomorrow. This nonprofit is based in Orange, California and serves local homeless and at-risk youth through educational opportunities and essential […]

  9. The Gift of Giving

    The holiday season is in full swing in the Twin Cities, with our Plymouth, Minn. team joining the local community in collecting Toys for Tots. Our colleagues collected nearly 200 toys, along with a donation from OneBeacon’s Charitable Trust. This generous presentation even made the local TV news! Hats off to our teammates for spreading the joy this […]

  10. Sunshine and Tee-Times to Support Local Families

    Fortunately, it never rains in California, which means their outdoor charitable fundraisers always draw a crowd. Our Orange County-based partners from Barney and Barney recently hosted their fifth annual Golf Classic, which benefited the Assistance League of Santa Ana and Mariposa Women & Family Center. Golfers from across Southern California came out to support and raise money for […]