Archive for the ‘Employee Volunteerism’ category

  1. 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 […]

  2. 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 […]

  3. 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 […]

  4. 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!

  5. 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 […]

  6. 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.

  7. San Antonio’s WINGS Fundraiser

    In support of Breast Cancer Awareness month and as an annual tradition, our San Antonio office held mini fundraisers within the office in support of the Women Involved in Nurturing, Giving and Sharing (WINGS) organization. WINGS is a local charity that assists breast cancer patients to bridge the financial gap between the diagnosis and treatment. […]

  8. OneBeacon Celebrates IICF’s Week of Giving

    The Insurance Industry Charitable Foundation’s (IICF) Week of Giving was held last week, October 14-21. The IICF unites the collective strengths of the insurance industry in providing grants, volunteer service and leadership in the communities where we live and work. Each year they host the Week of Giving, a week-long, industry wide volunteer initiative during […]

  9. Walk to End Alzheimer’s

    Held annually in more than 600 communities nationwide, the Alzheimer’s Association Walk to End Alzheimer’s is the world’s largest event to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer’s care, support and research. And last month, Alice Pourali and Lucy Diluiso of our Canton office participated in this event held at Gillette Stadium. Both ladies walked and […]

  10. 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 […]