Archive for the ‘Employees Give Back’ category

  1. Spreading Joy to Children in Need

    Our Plymouth office held its third annual Toys for Tots drive this holiday season! Overall, they collected 140 toys to donate to local children in need, along with a donation from OneBeacon’s Charitable Trust. Our colleagues were even featured on the local news live broadcast, where they brought the collected toys and proceeds! See some […]

  2. San Antonio Thinks Pink!

    In October, members of our San Antonio Government Risks’ team got festive for Breast Cancer Awareness month! The group held a month-long fundraiser supporting Women Involved in Nurturing, Giving and Sharing (WINGS), a local charity that assists breast cancer patients to bridge the financial gap between the diagnosis and treatment. WINGS offers lifetime comprehensive breast […]

  3. Canton’s Winter Warmth Drive

    Earlier this month, our Canton office held a Winter Warmth Drive where employees donated various winter clothing items. Much needed items included: coats, sweaters, gloves, neck warmers, scarves, hats, socks, etc. The drive ran through One Warm Coat, a national non-profit organization that works to provide a warm coat to any person in need, while […]

  4. Game On: Team Boston!

    The Greater Boston OneBeacon team recently joined 200+ industry colleagues at the Insurance Industry Charitable Foundation’s (IICF) annual ping-pong tournament. This event is one of two IICF Boston fundraisers in support of grants to local nonprofits. Team OneBeacon was proud to finish the evening undefeated and greatly enjoyed the friendly—but competitive—matches throughout the event. More […]

  5. Just Keep Running, Plymouth!

    It was all smiles on a rainy and chilly May morning in Plymouth, MN! Despite the weather, a OneBeacon team participated in the annual Autism 5K at Lake Calhoun in Minneapolis last month. No matter speed or ability, anyone could participate in this motivational charity event to benefit Children with Autism Deserve Education (C.A.D.E.), a […]

  6. Stroll and Roll

    Most of us are curious about movie-making, so an opportunity to take a “behind the scenes” walk through a major film studio sounds exciting! Recently, several members of our southern California team were able to participate in such an experience, while raising money for a wonderful cause. The annual “Stroll and Roll” fundraiser benefiting Ability […]

  7. Animal Lovers Dance the Night Away!

    Below is a guest blog post authored by OneBeacon’s Kristin Chisholm On March 25th I hosted a sock hop at the Avon (Massachusetts) VFW to raise money for an organization I am involved with – the Animal Rescue League of Boston (“ARL”).  About 60 people came to the event including current and former OneBeacon employees.  […]

  8. Shaving for a Cure

    Guest post by OneBeacon Government Risks’ Brian Latimer Once again, my San Antonio colleague Christina Phelan, along with her husband, Dave, and son, Aidan, and I were proud to participate in the annual St. Baldrick’s Shave For A Cure.  While this was my third year to participate, Dave and Aidan marked this up as year number 4! […]

  9. Helping Turn Kids Luck Around

    Guest Post by  Brian Latimer, OneBeacon Government Risks Lisa Marsalis and I had the distinct honor of visiting the Clarity Child Guidance Center in San Antonio, Texas and spending some time with Rebecca Helterbrand, Senior Vice President of Marketing and Resource Development and Jessica Kelley, Development Assistant. Rebecca described the culture, history and mission of […]

  10. A Soup-er Food Drive for the Big Game

    For the second year in a row, the Farmington office held a non-perishable food drive in conjunction with the Super Bowl. During the week leading up to the game, two boxes were placed in the lunchroom. One had the New England Patriots logo, and the other had the Atlanta Falcons logo. Employees were asked to […]