Author Archive for Meredith Paton

  1. 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 […]

  2. Women’s Lunch Place

    Members of our Boston office got together and volunteered at the Women’s Lunch Place, a day shelter serving homeless women in the greater Boston area. Opening its doors 35 years ago, the shelter began serving hot lunches three times a week. That has now grown to six times a week, serving healthy breakfasts and lunches […]

  3. Salem’s Relay for Life

    A guest blog post from IT’s Clarke Grasty of our Salem office. Relay for Life of Salem was a big success on Saturday. It was a little warm, but we had some breaks from the heat with a few cloudy spells. Several OneBeacon employees and family came out to walk and enjoy all of the […]

  4. Team Tech for Team LeGrand

    Last month, Edgar Germer of our East Region Technology team participated in the 3rd Annual Commvault Team LeGrand 5k fundraiser supporting the Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation. The foundation is dedicated to finding treatments and cures for paralysis caused by spinal cord injuries, as well as other neurological disorders. Edgar, joined by Commvault employees and […]

  5. Plymouth Runs for C.A.D.E.

    A few members from our Plymouth, MN office recently participated in the Children with Autism Deserve Education (C.A.D.E.) 5K race. They’ve participated in this charity race for many years to support families in Minnesota with children affected by Autism. C.A.D.E. is an organization that helps fund education for autistic children that don’t have the means […]

  6. 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 […]

  7. 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 […]

  8. 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 […]

  9. 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!

  10. 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 […]