Author Archive for Meredith Paton

  1. Helping Our Furry Friends

    Over the last few weeks, our Canton office went above and beyond for our furry friends. They held a pet supply drive benefiting the Animal Rescue League shelter in Dedham, MA. Over 450 items were donated to the shelter helping animals in need. Donated supplies ranged from everyday supplies, such as towels and blankets, to […]

  2. Teeing Up for Charity

    OneBeacon Technology’s Nathan Martin and Laurin Thompson recently volunteered at the 14th annual J. Smith Lanier’s Charity Classic in Braselton, GA.  With support from the Charitable Trust, OneBeacon was a ‘Contest Sponsor’ for this event. The tournament benefited the Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation, specifically providing financial and emotional support to families who have a child […]

  3. March for Babies

    IT’s Chris Arnold recently participated in his 5th March for Babies walk/run in Hartford, CT! Chris marched with his wife and son—otherwise known as team “Rileigh’s Rockin’ Walkers.” March of Dimes is a nonprofit organization that leads the fight for the health and safety of mothers and babies. They believe every baby deserves the best […]

  4. Community Giving: 2017 Annual Report

    We are pleased to share our 2017 Charitable Trust Annual Report featuring the sponsored nonprofit organizations and educational institutions in support of our employees and producers. As always, we’re amazed and proud of the philanthropic efforts put forth by members of our OneBeacon community. We hope you enjoy!

  5. Reminder: OneBeacon Scholarships Due April 16!

    We’re just three weeks away from the scholarship application due date! If you are a OneBeacon producer or employee with a high-school senior, they may consider applying for a college scholarship funded by our Charitable Trust! Applying is easy—simply complete the online application by April 16. If you have any questions, please contact our scholarship program administrator, Scholarship […]

  6. IICF’s Swing for the Green

    Last month, International Marine Underwriters’ Taylor Boyd and Jana Hawkins attended the IICF’s Annual Swing for the Green Charity Challenge! It was a great day for golf in Scottsdale, AZ where the event was held. As a result from their participation, along with sponsorship from the OneBeacon Charitable Trust, the event raised $32,000. Funds benefited […]

  7. Denver Serves the Rockies

    Eighteen members of the Denver OneBeacon team enjoyed serving their community earlier this month at the Food Bank of the Rockies. During their time at the Food Bank, they worked together to sort and box items. The group chose the Food Bank because of the impact they have on the community. The organization serves 30 […]

  8. 2018 Scholarship Program

    For the 15th consecutive year, we will be awarding 16 college scholarships for the upcoming academic year to high-school seniors funded through the OneBeacon Charitable Trust. Eight of these $2,000 awards will be available to the children of the brokers, agencies and wholesalers doing business with OneBeacon. The remaining eight awards will be available to […]

  9. The Totals Are In: 2017 Community Giving

    Another great year for the OneBeacon Charitable Trust! In 2017, the Trust donated to 121 nonprofits in support of our employees and producer partners. We also sponsored 3 insurance education programs and matched 28 gifts made by our employees to schools.

  10. A Perfect Round for California Charity

    Our partners from Barney & Barney recently hosted their sixth annual Orange County Golf Classic! With the help of OneBeacon and many other sponsors, the Barney & Barney Foundation awarded $75,000 in grants to three local non-profits: Laura’s House in Orange County, Second Harvest Food Bank of Orange County and St. Anne’s in Los Angeles. […]