Archive for the ‘Employee Volunteerism’ category

  1. OBE Volunteers at Five Acres

    Recently, members of the OneBeacon Entertainment team volunteered at Five Acres in Altadena, CA, a community-based nonprofit that offers therapy for families in crisis, as well as foster care and adoption services. The OBE team helped with many tasks around their facility, such as building furniture for the children, helping to breakdown and dispose of […]

  2. Inland Marine’s Jeannie Fitzpatrick Supports Annual Light the Night Walk

    OneBeacon Inland Marine’s Jeannie Fitzpatrick participated in the annual Light the Night Walk in Providence, RI. The event, held by the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, brings awareness to blood cancers and raises money for research and support of patients and their families. Jeannie and her entire family walked and fundraised in honor of her late […]

  3. Canton Volunteers for IICF Week of Giving

    Last week, the Canton office took part in two volunteer efforts in support of this year’s Insurance Industry Charitable Foundation (IICF) Week of Giving (Oct. 12-19)! Several team members served lunch and dinner at the MainSpring House in Brockton and Father Bill’s in Quincy. Both organizations provide hot meals, shelter and a variety of career […]

  4. OBTI Volunteers at Alcatraz

    Recently, members of OneBeacon Technology’s Northwest regional team – Marty Ogden, Aaron Belair, Janet Pablo, and Melissa Goto – participated in and sponsored Lockton’s “Escape to Wellness” event at Alcatraz in San Francisco. Our team, along with Lockton and its clients, volunteered in the gardens of the historic property, raking, weeding and cutting back blackberry […]

  5. OBGR Volunteers at Food Bank in San Antonio, TX

    Members of OneBeacon Government Risks recently volunteered at the San Antonio, Texas Food Bank. Over the course of three days, employees helped sort and pack produce, non-perishable foods, and household items, as well as cleaned and organized the food bank’s warehouse. Everyone came together dressed in their new ‘Living Our Values’ tee- shirts to support […]

  6. Pet Drive for National Pet Day!

    In honor of National Pet Day, the Canton Events Committee kicked off their annual pet supply drive last month. The drive collected pet supplies donations for the Animal Rescue League (ARL) in Dedham, MA. The ARL seeks to eliminate animal neglect and abuse by helping pets and animals stay out of shelters and in safe […]

  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. The Totals Are In: 2018 Community Giving

    Another great year for the OneBeacon Charitable Trust! In 2018, the Trust donated to 108 nonprofits in support of our employees and producer partners. We also sponsored 3 insurance education programs and matched 19 gifts made by our employees to schools.