Author Archive for Carmen Duarte

  1. Networking for a Cause

    Most of us are familiar with the importance of professional networking. But back in 2009, a group of New England insurance women felt they could use their industry connections to support those in need. They decided to host a golf outing to support a local charity, an event that laid the foundation for Women in […]

  2. Always an All-Star

    Three years ago, the unthinkable happened to Healthcare Group’s Susan Angelo, when her brother Rich passed away while competing in the U.S. Triathlon Nationals. The family was determined never to forget his passion for athletic competition, and ultimately decided to honor his memory by establishing an athletic college scholarship for students graduating from his alma […]

  3. Autism Speaks and OneBeacon Surety Listened

    OneBeacon Surety Group recently showed its support for its partners at The Hyde Agency as a sponsor of the Autism Speaks Fall Classic. One of Hyde’s three partners co-chaired this annual fundraiser hosted at the Baltusrol Golf Club in Springfield, NJ, home of the 2016 PGA Championship. Today, one in 68 children is diagnosed with autism […]

  4. Top Chefs

    Community giving is as much about volunteering time as offering financial support. All across our company, we see examples of individual and team volunteering efforts, which reinforces OneBeacon’s style of always “doing the right thing.” Our Boston team was the most recent group to offer time for a great cause. Spearheaded by Healthcare Group’s Susan […]

  5. Lucky 13

    Ginny McCarthy from  Corporate Legal spent last Sunday, June 14 walking along the Mystic River in Somerville, Mass. to raise funds for the Boston Children’s Hospital. The team has walked together in this annual fundraiser for 13 years and expects to top their $5,000 2015 fundraising goal. The OneBeacon Charitable Trust has been a proud sponsor […]

  6. Community Giving Look-Back

    At OneBeacon, we are pleased to support those nonprofits that matter most to our employees and producer partners through our Charitable Trust. We also support education in the form of 16 college scholarships awarded annually, and by funding several risk-management scholarships at colleges offering such programs.  We invite you to review our year of giving […]

  7. Here Comes the Sun

    With spring fever definitely in the air, members of the greater Boston insurance industry recently gathered to help support the Insurance Industry Charitable Foundation (IICF). This nonprofit established a New England presence three years ago and now includes OneBeacon representation on its Board. The group coordinates area volunteer efforts and awards grants to worthy local […]

  8. 2014 Community Giving Tally

    We’re excited to let you know about the 2014 donations we provided to nonprofits you are directly involved with or that we sponsored in support of our producer partners. In total, the Trust made 172 donations – 127 to nonprofits, 3 to support risk management education and 42 matching gifts to schools. The numbers noted in parantheses indicate that multiple donations […]

  9. 2014 in review

    The stats team prepared this 2014 annual report about our Way to Give blog. Kudos to our many colleagues who supported worthy nonprofits in their communities throughout the year; we were glad to share your stories and hope you enjoyed reading them. Happy New Year! Here’s an excerpt: A San Francisco cable car holds […]

  10. Help Us Spread Joy This Holiday Season!

    OneBeacon is once again helping spread joy to those in need during the holidays. Our $30,000 gift funded by the OneBeacon Charitable Trust will be allocated to the following worthy nonprofits: Feeding America St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital Wreaths Across America Please help determine how to allocate this gift by selecting one of these organizations. Click here to view our […]