Archive for the ‘Employees Give Back’ category

  1. Spirited Canton Team Competes in Local Road Race

    A team of 18 from our Canton, Mass.-based office joined together over the weekend to compete in the 10th Annual Reebok Canton Road Race, a community fundraising event for the Canton Association of Business & Industry (CABI) Charitable Fund. Sponsored by our Charitable Trust, team members ran and walked in the 5K corporate challenge, competing […]

  2. 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 […]

  3. 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 […]

  4. OBPI’s Johnson Accepts Chilly ALS Challenge

    In support of The ALS Association (ALSA) and Team Struttin’ for Scott, Tamara Johnson of OneBeacon Professional Insurance (OBPI) recently completed the ice bucket challenge, which has raised $22.9 million in donations over the last three weeks. Watch Tamara take the plunge for a cause alongside her husband and daughter, and hear her challenge two […]

  5. 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 […]

  6. 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 […]

  7. 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 […]

  8. 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 […]

  9. Will’s Walkers: 12 Years and Counting

    Another year, another fundraising walk! That’s also Legal’s Ginny McCarthy’s commitment to supporting Boston Children’s Hospital annual walk around Boston’s Charles River. The event features both 2- and 7-mile courses and has already raised $1.4 million during 2014. Team McCarthy, known as “Will’s Walkers,” has raised $4,400 so far, including OneBeacon Charitable Trust support, and fully expects to […]

  10. Children for a Cure, Shaving for St. Baldrick’s

    Recently, the OneBeacon Charitable Trust donated to the St. Baldrick’s Foundation in support of OneBeacon Technology’s Eric Rush and his nine-year old son Nicholas. Two years ago, Nicholas’ elementary school friend was diagnosed with leukemia. This motivated Nicholas to raise funds for cancer research by participating in St. Baldrick’s “Head Shaving for Childhood Cancer” program. […]