Archive for the ‘OneBeacon Donations’ category

  1. Always an All-Star

    Three years ago, the unthinkable happened to Healthcare Group’s Susan Angelo, when her brother Rich passed away while competing in the U.S. Triathlon Nationals. The family was determined never to forget his passion for athletic competition, and ultimately decided to honor his memory by establishing an athletic college scholarship for students graduating from his alma […]

  2. 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 […]

  3. Making Strides Against Breast Cancer

    Julie Larson, a member of our Finance team, recently participated in her sixth consecutive Susan G. Komen (SGK) Twin Cities 3-day event. Benefiting the world’s largest breast cancer organization, the event entails a 60-mile, three-day walk in which each participant raises at least $2,300. All proceeds support SGK’s research/training grants and public health outreach programs […]

  4. 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 […]

  5. Piles of Peanut Butter for Salem-Area Charity

    Recently, our Salem, Virginia-based office held a donation drive to benefit Feeding America Southwest Virginia (FASWVA) food bank. While the Salem team hosts donation drives for FASWVA various times throughout the year, this summer’s event focused on supporting the “Peanut Butter from Heaven” initiative. In total, our Salem team piled up 217 jars – or […]

  6. Tech, IMU Team Up for Bolton’s Charity Cornhole Tournament

    Recently, members of OneBeacon Technology (OBTI) and International Marine Underwriters (IMU) teamed up to support their producer partners and local California charities at the Bolton Foundation’s “Throw Down” event. Held on a sunny summer day at the Rose Bowl Stadium in Pasadena, the fundraising event featured a cornhole bean bag toss tournament to benefit underprivileged […]

  7. Announcing Our 2015 College Scholarship Winners!

    We’re excited to announce the winners of the annual OneBeacon college scholarship program! Sixteen deserving recipients – including eight children of our employees and eight children of our distribution partners – were awarded $2,000 college scholarships funded by the OneBeacon Charitable Trust. The high-school seniors were selected based on their academic performance, leadership roles and […]

  8. Team OneBeacon SCORES at Charity Soccer Tournament

    Now in its second consecutive year competing in the event, Team OneBeacon recently laced up their spikes to play in the SCORES Cup charity soccer tournament at Gillette Stadium in Foxborough, Mass. Proceeds from the tournament benefit America SCORES Boston, a nonprofit that works with public schools and inner-city children to provide after-school programs that […]

  9. Lucky 13

    Ginny McCarthy from  Corporate Legal spent last Sunday, June 14 walking along the Mystic River in Somerville, Mass. to raise funds for the Boston Children’s Hospital. The team has walked together in this annual fundraiser for 13 years and expects to top their $5,000 2015 fundraising goal. The OneBeacon Charitable Trust has been a proud sponsor […]

  10. Looking for a Cure: OneBeacon Charitable Trust Supports Tuberous Sclerosis Research

    My wife Carol and I have helped with various charitable efforts over the past eighteen months to help researchers work toward a cure for tuberous sclerosis. Tuberous sclerosis (or tuberous sclerosis complex) is a rare multi-system genetic disease that causes tumors to grow in the brain and on other vital organs such as the kidneys, […]