Archive for the ‘OneBeacon Donations’ category

  1. Sunshine and Tee-Times to Support Local Families

    Fortunately, it never rains in California, which means their outdoor charitable fundraisers always draw a crowd. Our Orange County-based partners from Barney and Barney recently hosted their fifth annual Golf Classic, which benefited the Assistance League of Santa Ana and Mariposa Women & Family Center. Golfers from across Southern California came out to support and raise money for […]

  2. A Thankful Food Drive

    The Farmington, CT office recently held a fun and competitive food drive to support FoodShare. FoodShare is an organization that helps feed more than 137,000 people in Hartford and Tolland counties. Employees were invited, either individually or as a team, to decorate a work station with reasons why they are thankful. Then, their office mates […]

  3. Hitting the Links to Help Fight Poverty

    We are always pleased to support those causes that matter to our agency partners. Through the OneBeacon Charitable Trust, our Surety Group recently sponsored a hole at a charity golf tournament to benefit Part of the Solution. Our agency partners from Alliant’s New Jersey offices are very involved with this Bronx-based organization, which focuses on […]

  4. Plymouth Team Motivates for Twin Cities in Motion

    Authored by: Kayla Clark, Corporate Finance Last Saturday, 13 of our Plymouth-based employees participated in the Twin Cities in Motion 5K Run/Walk on the State Capitol Grounds in St. Paul, Minn. Despite it being a chilly October morning, all who participated enjoyed themselves and either met or exceeded their personal goals! A portion of each racer’s […]

  5. Salem Stacks Peanut Butter to Fight Hunger

    Our Salem, Va. team recently held its second annual summertime food drive to benefit Feeding America Southwest Virginia (FASWVA). During FASWVA’s “Peanut Butter from Heaven” initiative, the office teams up to collect jars of peanut butter. This protein-rich, shelf-stable food is then used to feed those in need. This year they collected 272 jars, an […]

  6. Taking Care of Our “Best Friends”

    Many of us who have pets consider them part of our family, and it can be difficult to see when an animal is unwanted or abused. Recently the Farmington, CT office held a pet supply drive to benefit a local shelter. Generous donations of cat and dog food, gently used blankets and towels, toys and […]

  7. Alumni Reunion – In and Out of the Office!

    The University of St. Thomas in St. Paul, Minn. boasts a student population representing nearly 60 countries. Well within our Plymouth office you only need to walk down the hall to find UST alumni, who are well-represented in various groups, particularly Finance and Actuarial. However, our colleagues don’t just share an alma mater. This group […]

  8. Scoring for Charity at Annual Soccer Tournament

    Last weekend, Team OneBeacon laced up its cleats to participate in the  SCORES Cup charity soccer tournament held at Gillette Stadium in Foxboro, Mass. This is the third consecutive year we’ve entered a team in the tournament thanks to a generous sponsorship from the OneBeacon Charitable Trust. This year’s event drew 40 teams from Boston-area companies […]

  9. 2016 OneBeacon College Scholarship Winners Announced!

    We are excited to announce the winners of our 13th annual college scholarship program! Eight of these $2,000 scholarships were awarded to our employees’ children, and eight to our producers’ children. Winners were selected based on criteria including their academic performance, leadership roles and participation in school and community activities. The program is administered by […]

  10. Plymouth Helps Feed Needy Kids

    Last week, over 50 of our Plymouth teammates spent Tuesday afternoon volunteering at Feed My Starving Children in nearby Chanhassen, MN.  Founded in 1987, this 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 two-hour shift, the group packed food for shipment to […]