Archive for the ‘Employee Volunteerism’ category

  1. Employees Host Fundraiser Raffle to Benefit the IICF

    Employees in our Canton office recently hosted a fundraiser raffle to benefit the Insurance Industry Charitable Foundation (IICF), a national nonprofit that coordinates our industry’s efforts to give back through volunteering and grants. Our Boston-area employees have consistently volunteered for the IICF’s annual Week of Giving. For the raffle, various departments came together to create […]

  2. OneBeacon team rows for a cause at Riverfront Recapture event

    A team of 19 Farmington employees recently rowed down the Connecticut River for a charitable cause, competing in the Riverfront Dragon Boat Race & Asian Festival in Hartford, Conn. This fun-spirited, community event benefits Riverfront Recapture, a nonprofit organization that works to restore and protect the riverfront. Team OneBeacon, which was sponsored by our Charitable […]

  3. IMU Supports Push for Pencils as School Year Approaches

    Recently, Maureen Garcia and Mary Walsh of International Marine Underwriters’ St. Louis-based office participated in a donation drive to benefit KidSmart’s Push for Pencils. Pictured, the team presents their donations to the nonprofit organization, which collects school supplies for needy families in the Greater St. Louis area. Contributions like these help keep KidSmart’s store stocked […]

  4. OneBeacon Team “SCORES” at Charity Soccer Tournament

    Sponsored by the OneBeacon Charitable Trust, a team of employees from our Canton office recently participated in the 10th Annual SCORES Cup Boston event held on July 19 at Gillette Stadium in Foxborough, Mass. The soccer tournament hosted 36 teams from Boston-based companies totaling over 500 players—all competing for a good cause. This year’s event […]

  5. 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 […]

  6. Giving Back Where it Matters Most

    At OneBeacon, we’re pleased to contribute to the insurance industry’s community giving . Our efforts were recently profiled in the Insurance Information Institute’s Impact magazine, which highlights the variety of ways in which our industry gives back. You can read about more about these initiatives on page 21 of Impact’s summer issue, along with a broad […]

  7. Storms Can’t Damper Salem’s Team Spirit

    For the 11th consecutive year, the Salem, Virginia, office teamed up to participate in their local “Relay for Life,” a fundraising event for the American Cancer Society (ACS). With support from the OneBeacon Charitable Trust, the team raised $3,300 for the ACS. The Salem office’s 31-person team was one of the largest entered at this […]

  8. 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 onebeacon.com. If you haven’t visited this […]

  9. Yes: Your Average Joes!

    Every parent eventually takes on the role of supporting their child’s passion – be it the arts, sports or in OBTI’s Tushar Nandwana’s case – building robots! His high-school aged daughter is a member of “Average Joes,” a high school robotics team from Fullerton, Cal. that participates in the U.S. FIRST robotics competitions. Said Tushar, “What started […]

  10. Team Boomer MVP

    Volunteering is a selfless act, and when it involves a life-threatening medical condition affecting kids, it’s a particularly inspirational commitment. This describes OneBeacon Accident’s (OBA) Steve Mueller, who’s volunteered with the Boomer Esiason Foundation (BEF) for years. BEF is a dynamic partnership of leaders in the medical and business communities who volunteer to heighten awareness, […]