Archive for the ‘Agent/Brokers Give Back’ category

  1. OBTI Rocks Out for Charity

    Barney & Barney, producer partners of OneBeacon Technology and International Marine Underwriters, recently hosted its fifth annual charity concert to benefit its 2014 grant recipients. In attendance at the Rock the Foundation event in Del Mar, Calif., were members of OneBeacon Technology, who enjoyed grooving to live music for a good cause! Left to right: OneBeacon Technology’s […]

  2. Making Wishes Come True with IMU and R-T Specialty

    Through our Charitable Trust, International Marine Underwriters (IMU) and their partners at R-T Specialty, LLC, recently supported Make-A-Wish (MAW) Greater Los Angeles. R-T Specialty’s L.A.-based office hosted a donation drive for the charity, which culminated on June 21 at the 7th Annual Walk for Wishes event in Exposition Park, L.A. IMU is proud to have […]

  3. OBTI Supports East LA Women’s Center at Annual Banquet

    OneBeacon Technology’s Michelle Stream, Maria de la Torre and Ana Ochoa recently attended the East LA Women’s Center (ELAWC) Annual Awards Banquet. The team was joined by business partner and ELAWC board member, Mercedes Perez of AJ Gallagher. The OneBeacon Charitable Trust was once again proud to support this meaningful cause in support of OBTI […]

  4. 2013 Trust Annual Report Live!

    Recently, we published the Trust’s 2013 annual report outlining the good work accomplished by many of you, as well as some of OneBeacon’s producer partners. The Charitable Trust Annual Report is posted on the Intranet’s community giving page (under Our Community), as well as on our community giving page on If you haven’t visited this […]

  5. 2013: Your Year of Giving

    We thought you’d enjoy seeing which organizations were supported by the OneBeacon Charitable Trust in 2013. In total, 107 donations were awarded last year. And remember that each donation represents an act of volunteerism, fundraising or contribution by one of our colleagues. As well, some of these contributions represent a donation offered in support of a OneBeacon producer. The […]

  6. 25 Years Young!

    We are always excited to blog about community-giving efforts involving our fellow employees and our producers. Joining together for a common cause is a great opportunity to strengthen these relationships. Recently, we had the opportunity to both support and honor one of our west coast brokers – Heffernan Insurance – a group that has partnered […]

  7. Giving a Hand to Those Giving Back

    From time to time, as our producer relationships mature, we begin to hear about their interests outside the office. And what we learn is that many are dedicated to helping others. Whether mentoring, coaching or volunteering, our partners help take care of their community, both as insurance advisors and as compassionate citizens. A recent example […]

  8. Year in Review: where we donated in 2012

    Last year, the Trust was pleased to support nearly 90 nonprofits and 40 schools and universities as a result of your requests. Whether you volunteer for a nonprofit or wanted to support an important producer relationship, the Trust  reinforced your community-giving spirit. Wondering where the donations went? Just take a look at the list below. Kudos for all you accomplished […]

  9. Using Trust to Strengthen Producer Relationships

    Obviously, trust is a critical component of any successful relationship. But how about capitalizing that “T” as in the OneBeacon Charitable Trust as a way to create an even stronger bond with our producers? Well one business has taken that advice to heart – IMU’s New England region has relied on the Trust to support […]

  10. A Great Cause results in a Big Thank-You

    We always appreciate receiving a thank-you from an appreciative Trust beneficiary. Here’s one we thought we’d share as it’s posted on the Allen Insurance Agency website and Facebook page, featuring a picture of our IMU colleague Matthew Pedersen. Read our previous post describing the Trust’s sponsorship of Allen’s American Cancer Society Relay for Life fund-raising efforts.