Author Archive for Meredith Paton

  1. 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 […]

  2. 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 […]

  3. 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 […]

  4. 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, […]

  5. 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 […]

  6. 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 […]

  7. 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 […]

  8. 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 […]

  9. 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 […]

  10. 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 […]