Author Archive for Meredith Paton

  1. 2020 Scholarship Program

    For the 17th consecutive year, we will be awarding 16 college scholarships for the upcoming academic year to high-school seniors, and or the first time, to post-secondary undergraduates as well.  Scholarships will be funded through our Charitable Trust, and given our imminent rebranding to Intact Insurance Specialty Solutions, we are excited to announce that our […]

  2. Aaron Belair Appointed to IICF’s Western Division Associate Board

    Join us in congratulating Aaron Belair of our Technology team for being appointed to the Insurance Industry Charitable Foundation Northern California Associate Board! OneBeacon is also involved in other IICF chapters including Southern California, Boston and Seattle. The IICF serves as the philanthropic foundation for the insurance industry by providing grants, volunteer service and leadership. […]

  3. OneBeacon Donates $500k to COVID-19 Relief Efforts

    In addition to focusing on the well-being of our employees, producers and customers, we are committed to helping our communities be resilient during this challenging time. Intact, our parent organization, has committed $2M for COVID-19 relief efforts throughout North America, with $500k targeting U.S. nonprofits. OneBeacon is donating $200k to Feeding America, the nation’s largest […]

  4. OneBeacon Donates to Hurricane Dorian Relief

    This past summer, we watched Hurricane Dorian severely impact the Bahamas and southeast regions of the United States.  Consistent with our shared values to being socially responsible, we will be making a $5,000 donation to the American Red Cross’ Dorian Relief fund through the OneBeacon Charitable Trust. The donation will be made on behalf of […]

  5. Barney & Barney’s 8th Annual OC Golf Tournament

    Members from Inland Marine, International Marine Underwriters and Technology recently participated in Marsh & McLennan’s Barney & Barney 8th Annual Golf Tournament in Orange County, CA. With support from the Trust, proceeds from the tournament benefited the Family Service Association, Make-A-Wish Foundation and the Dana Point 5th Marine Regiment Support Group. The Foundation awarded a […]

  6. Canton’s 7th Annual Basket Raffle

    Our Canton, MA office recently held their 7th annual basket raffle fundraiser event! Eighteen themed baskets were donated by employees and departments. Team OneBeacon opened up their event to other companies within the building to increase funding. Participants bought raffle tickets to throw in for each basket they wanted. And to help increase fundraising efforts, […]

  7. It’s Hammer Time!

    Members from our Operations, Surety and Premium Audit teams recently participated in a Habitat for Humanity build in Duxbury, MA. The site is unique for Habitat as there are 6 houses being built simultaneously (vs the traditional one home), with occupancy for the first homes expected in May and June. One group of participants painted […]

  8. Community Giving: 2018 Annual Report

    We are pleased to share our 2018 Charitable Trust Annual Report featuring the sponsored nonprofit organizations and educational institutions in support of our employees and producers. As always, we’re proud of the philanthropic efforts put forth by members of our OneBeacon community. We hope you enjoy!

  9. Helping our First Responders

    Last month, OneBeacon Government Risks’ Sarah Schmitz spent the day with her 4th grade daughter’s Girl Scout Troop at their First Responder Appreciation event for the Maple Plain, MN first responders. Supported by the Trust, items were collected for care packages to provide to their local police force, firefighters, EMTs, etc. The packages included gift […]

  10. Reminder: OneBeacon Scholarships Due April 16!

    The 2019 scholarship application due date is fast approaching! 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 Management Services […]