Archive for the ‘Insurance Industry Efforts’ category

  1. Teaming Up for IICF’s Ping-Pong Tournament

    Recently a team from our Boston office joined industry colleagues at a charity ping-pong tournament held in Boston’s Fenway neighborhood. Hosted by the Northeast chapter of the Insurance Industry Charitable Foundation (IICF), the event raised funds for charities in the Boston community. Sponsored by the OneBeacon Charitable Trust, our team supported the IICF through both […]

  2. Top Chefs

    Community giving is as much about volunteering time as offering financial support. All across our company, we see examples of individual and team volunteering efforts, which reinforces OneBeacon’s style of always “doing the right thing.” Our Boston team was the most recent group to offer time for a great cause. Spearheaded by Healthcare Group’s Susan […]

  3. Canton Fundraising Event Benefits Industry Charity

    Recently, members of our Canton group hosted a fundraiser raffle event at their office. In addition to enjoying popcorn and Italian ice, participants entered for a chance to win a variety of creatively themed gift baskets (pictured below). Thanks to various OneBeacon teams who donated a total of 12 prizes, the event raised over $1,400 […]

  4. Rallying for Marsh’s Charity Challenge

    It’s always nice to support the charitable initiatives of our industry colleagues and especially those of our producer partners. Earlier this month, OneBeacon Technology’s Cecilia Young, David McKenzie and Beth Edgerton teamed up with our Charitable Trust to rally behind Marsh & McLennan Agency’s (Marsh) annual Charity Challenge fundraising event. As part of challenge, Marsh […]

  5. Risk Student Receives Scholarship Funded by OBGR

    In 2013, Denver-based OneBeacon Government Risks (OBGR) began a partnership with the University of Colorado at Denver’s Risk Management and Insurance (RMI) Program. Funded by the OneBeacon Charitable Trust, OBGR committed to a $10,000 grant awarded over five years. This year the program has again utilized OBGR’s grant to award $2,000 scholarships to students enrolled […]

  6. Here Comes the Sun

    With spring fever definitely in the air, members of the greater Boston insurance industry recently gathered to help support the Insurance Industry Charitable Foundation (IICF). This nonprofit established a New England presence three years ago and now includes OneBeacon representation on its Board. The group coordinates area volunteer efforts and awards grants to worthy local […]

  7. Ping Pong for A Cause!

    There’s nothing like a little friendly competition to get people’s interest, and that’s just what happened in Boston last week. Twenty-five teams representing the local insurance industry gathered at the newly opened “Blazing Paddles” for a charitable ping-pong tournament. The event, organized by the Insurance Industry Charitable Foundation, was hosted on the heels of the […]

  8. Our Week of Giving

    One of the important ways that our industry gives back is by volunteering in our communities. As part of the Insurance Industry Charitable Foundation’s (IICF) Week of Giving this October, members of our Canton and Denver offices volunteered with Cradles to Crayons and A Million Thanks, respectively. For the kids Located just outside of Boston, […]

  9. IMU Attends “Nine & W.I.N.E.” Charity Event

    International Marine Underwriters (IMU) recently participated in the sixth annual Nine & W.I.N.E., a charity golf event hosted by Women in Insurance—New England (W.I.N.E.). IMU New England Regional Manager Meredith Atwood paired up with fellow supporters from Arch Reinsurance and Chartis for the event. The fundraiser’s beneficiary is the Women’s Lunch Place (WLP), which provides […]

  10. OBTI Rocks Out for Charity

    Barney & Barney, producer partners of OneBeacon Technology and International Marine Underwriters, recently hosted its fifth annual charity concert to benefit its 2014 grant recipients. In attendance at the Rock the Foundation event in Del Mar, Calif., were members of OneBeacon Technology, who enjoyed grooving to live music for a good cause! Left to right: OneBeacon Technology’s […]