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  1. Chisholm Hosts “Do-Over Prom” for Charity!

    A longtime supporter of the Animal Rescue League (ARL), Kristin Chisholm recently made her philanthropic debut by hosting a fundraiser event to benefit the organization. Having rescued four pets from the ARL, Chisholm, a member of our Canton-based Risk Management team, is particularly committed to this cause. Her dedication and hard work paid off, bringing […]

  2. Salem’s Soup for Seniors Support

    Congratulations to our Salem, Virginia office for giving back in a big way to Soup for Seniors! Through their recent food drive, the team collected 430 non-perishable items for distribution to seniors in their community. “Sharon Paisley did an excellent job coordinating this project,” said Linda Huffman of our Salem-based Operations team. “I’m so proud […]

  3. San Antonio Office Supports Clarity Child Guidance Center

    OneBeacon Government Risks’ President Jeff Richardson and VP of Business Development Bradley York recently delivered a donation to Clarity Child Guidance Center (CCGC), a mental health treatment center for children in South Texas. Funded by our Charitable Trust, the gift was made on behalf of our San Antonio, Texas office. CCGC board member Marianne Fiorenza […]

  4. 2014 Holiday Donations

    Thank you to all who participated in our holiday ecard donation survey! After tallying more than 800 votes, the OneBeacon Charitable Trust was pleased to allocate $30,000 among three worthy nonprofits as follows: St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital: $18,000 Feeding America: $9,000 Wreaths Across America: $3,000 Additionally, our Charitable Trust donated $51,000 to nonprofits in […]

  5. OBPI Makes Delivery to Friends at Pine Street Inn

    Our Boston-based Professional Insurance team (OBPI) is a regular helper at the Pine Street Inn, a local nonprofit that provides food, shelter and job placement to more than 1,600 homeless men and women in Boston each day. In recent years, the team has reinforced their commitment to the organization by contributing a holiday donation funded […]

  6. 2014 in review

    The stats team prepared this 2014 annual report about our Way to Give blog. Kudos to our many colleagues who supported worthy nonprofits in their communities throughout the year; we were glad to share your stories and hope you enjoyed reading them. Happy New Year! Here’s an excerpt: A San Francisco cable car holds […]

  7. 2011: A year of giving!

    Are you wondering which organizations OneBeacon supported through Charitable Trust sponsorhips? We’ve made that easy by preparing an Annual Report that lists all the nonprofits, schools and colleges that received a donation. Most Trust sponsorships came about due to employee requests to support the charities you are involved with. Donations to colleges and universities were […]

  8. Insurance Industry Donations Top $500M

    This blog provides you with insights on how OneBeacon employees, producers and our Charitable Trust consistently give back to local communities through donations of time and money. We thought you may also be interested in hearing how our industry engages in charitable efforts overall.   The Insurance Information Institute (I.I.I.) recently shared a McKinsey report […]

  9. Expanding young minds, one odyssey at a time!

    Those of us with children have spent innumerable hours on the sidelines at sporting events and in the audience at plays and recitals, but how many of us have coached them to develop creative problem-solving skills through intellectual and creative team competitions?  Meet Betsy LeBlanc, from Canton’s BusinessSupportCenter, a volunteer for the North Attleboro (Mass.) […]