Archive for the ‘Employees Give Back’ category

  1. Canton’s Annual Basket Raffle

    Last month, Canton held their annual basket raffle fundraiser! They had 13 baskets donated this year by the various departments in the office. Participants were asked to vote on one of three charity organizations for where they’d like the funds to go to. The winning charity was Horizons for Homeless Children, so all proceeds, including […]

  2. 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 […]

  3. OneBeacon Entertainment Shops for Back to School

    Our Overland Park based Entertainment team collected school supplies to donate to The Rose Brooks Center in Kansas City for the upcoming school year. Rose Brooks Center is a shelter for women and children escaping domestic violence. The center houses about 40 children and is always in need for school supplies. This fundraiser is an office favorite, […]

  4. Salem’s Relay for Life

    A guest blog post from IT’s Clarke Grasty of our Salem office. Relay for Life of Salem was a big success on Saturday. It was a little warm, but we had some breaks from the heat with a few cloudy spells. Several OneBeacon employees and family came out to walk and enjoy all of the […]

  5. Team Tech for Team LeGrand

    Last month, Edgar Germer of our East Region Technology team participated in the 3rd Annual Commvault Team LeGrand 5k fundraiser supporting the Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation. The foundation is dedicated to finding treatments and cures for paralysis caused by spinal cord injuries, as well as other neurological disorders. Edgar, joined by Commvault employees and […]

  6. Plymouth Runs for C.A.D.E.

    A few members from our Plymouth, MN office recently participated in the Children with Autism Deserve Education (C.A.D.E.) 5K race. They’ve participated in this charity race for many years to support families in Minnesota with children affected by Autism. C.A.D.E. is an organization that helps fund education for autistic children that don’t have the means […]

  7. Helping Our Furry Friends

    Over the last few weeks, our Canton office went above and beyond for our furry friends. They held a pet supply drive benefiting the Animal Rescue League shelter in Dedham, MA. Over 450 items were donated to the shelter helping animals in need. Donated supplies ranged from everyday supplies, such as towels and blankets, to […]

  8. March for Babies

    IT’s Chris Arnold recently participated in his 5th March for Babies walk/run in Hartford, CT! Chris marched with his wife and son—otherwise known as team “Rileigh’s Rockin’ Walkers.” March of Dimes is a nonprofit organization that leads the fight for the health and safety of mothers and babies. They believe every baby deserves the best […]

  9. Community Giving: 2017 Annual Report

    We are pleased to share our 2017 Charitable Trust Annual Report featuring the sponsored nonprofit organizations and educational institutions in support of our employees and producers. As always, we’re amazed and proud of the philanthropic efforts put forth by members of our OneBeacon community. We hope you enjoy!

  10. Nothing But Net in Farmington

    Connecticut loves college basketball. To show its support for the game, the Farmington office recently hosted its third “March Madness” fundraiser. Once the Men’s NCAA basketball playoff brackets were set, they were distributed to all employees to fill out. To make it a bit more enticing and competitive, a $5 charitable donation was suggested (but […]