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OneBeacon Donates $500k to COVID-19 Relief Efforts

by | Apr 9, 2020 | Charitable Trust, Employees Give Back, Intact Donations

In addition to focusing on the well-being of our employees, producers and customers, we are committed to helping our communities be resilient during this challenging time. Intact, our parent organization, has committed $2M for COVID-19 relief efforts throughout North America, with $500k targeting U.S. nonprofits.

OneBeacon is donating $200k to Feeding America, the nation’s largest hunger-relief organization, while the additional $300k will support local efforts within those communities where our employees live and work. These contributions will go towards assisting organizations addressing people in need due to this pandemic.

We’ve engaged our employees to determine which local organizations to target for donations. To stay connected while working apart, our employees are finding creative ways to collaborate with one another in making these decisions.

We’re proud to be a member of the Intact family, and grateful to be able to help our communities better cope during this crisis.

About the Charitable Trust

As we prepare to officially rebrand to Intact Insurance Specialty Solutions, we’re excited to announce that our community-giving program has been renamed to Intact Charitable Trust. Through its charitable giving program, the Intact Charitable Trust (the “Trust”) supports OneBeacon employee and producer volunteer, leadership and philanthropic efforts. The Trust additionally advances education through a matching gift program and a college scholarship program. And lastly, the Trust also supports organizations providing emergency assistance anywhere in the world in the aftermath of a natural disaster or during a state of emergency.

We are pleased to share the Trust’s activity, reinforcing our community’s spirit of giving and compassion.

All organizations receiving donations from the Trust must qualify as a nonprofit under the provisions of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 § 501(c)(3).

Have questions, please contact
charitabletrust@intactinsurance.com