Author Archive for Meredith Paton

  1. OneBeacon in Motion

    It was another successful year for our OneBeacon runners in the Twin Cities in Motion 5k! Having participated year after year, a few members from our Plymouth office ran for Twin Cities in Motion, a nonprofit focusing its resources on creating healthy lifestyles for youth through various exercise events and activities. A portion of each […]

  2. Walk to End Alzheimer’s

    Held annually in more than 600 communities nationwide, the Alzheimer’s Association Walk to End Alzheimer’s is the world’s largest event to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer’s care, support and research. And last month, Alice Pourali and Lucy Diluiso of our Canton office participated in this event held at Gillette Stadium. Both ladies walked and […]

  3. OneBeacon’s Builders

    Earlier this month, members from our Plymouth office were builders and painters for the day! They helped build a house in North Minneapolis with Habitat for Humanity. Their duties included working both inside and outside. While inside, they primed and painted almost every room, in addition to putting up beams and brackets on the garage […]

  4. Salem’s Annual Peanut Butter Drive

    The Salem, VA office participated in the Feeding America Southwest Virginia annual peanut butter drive again this year – their 4th year in a row! The team was challenged to meet or slightly exceed their totals from last year, and once again they exceeded their target – this year by 115 jars! The peanut butter […]

  5. Canton’s Annual Basket Raffle

    Last month, Canton held their annual basket raffle fundraiser! They had 13 baskets donated this year by the various departments in the office. Participants were asked to vote on one of three charity organizations for where they’d like the funds to go to. The winning charity was Horizons for Homeless Children, so all proceeds, including […]

  6. OneBeacon Technology’s Victory Lap

    Joined by other members of the insurance and local business community, and funded by the Charitable Trust, OneBeacon Technology’s Edgar Germer participated in the V Foundation’s Victory Lap 5k Fundraiser earlier this month. All proceeds went to the V Foundation, an organization that supports cancer research. This was the foundation’s first annual 5k, and it […]

  7. Lending a Helping Hand

    For the third year, the Plymouth office held their annual Feed My Starving Children volunteer event last week. The organization hand-packs meals specially formulated for malnourished children, which are shipped to their partners around the world including orphanages, schools, clinics and feeding programs. During their shift, the group packed food for shipment to children in […]

  8. OneBeacon Entertainment Shops for Back to School

    Our Overland Park based Entertainment team collected school supplies to donate to The Rose Brooks Center in Kansas City for the upcoming school year. Rose Brooks Center is a shelter for women and children escaping domestic violence. The center houses about 40 children and is always in need for school supplies. This fundraiser is an office favorite, […]

  9. Living Our Values: The SP&C Liability Claim Team Way

    A guest blog post from Claims Manager Elizabeth Wisniewski of our Denver office.  In June, the SP&C Liability Claims Team met in Denver for their annual team meeting.  In order to facilitate team building, as well as support to the local community, the teams spent their afternoon at the Denver Food Bank of the Rockies.  By working […]

  10. 2018 Scholarship Winners Announced

    We are excited to announce the winners of this year’s annual college scholarship program!  For the 15th consecutive year, OneBeacon has awarded $2,000 scholarships to 16 high-school seniors. Eight of these awards were given to our producers’ children, while the other eight were given to the children of OneBeacon employees. The winning recipients were selected […]