This summer’s MLK Summer Scholars theme is service. Throughout the summer, scholars will share photos of themselves pledging or performing acts for their community.
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Boston Marathon Digital Time Capsule

Everyone has a Boston Marathon memory. Whether you’re a runner, a volunteer, or a fan you can preserve yours by uploading a photo, video or story to our digital time capsule. For each submission John Hancock will donate $1 to the Boys & Girls Clubs of Boston, up to $26,200. #WeRunTogether
Leave your Legacy

The 2015 Boston Marathon theme, There’s Only One Boston, celebrates the unique spirit of the race and the city. Every year, thousands of journeys that began around the world come together on streets paved in history and tradition to create memories that last forever.

MLK Summer Scholars: Fight it Forward

The curriculum at last Friday’s Mayor Menino Leadership Forum centered on Scholars seeing themselves as agents of change. Generation Citizen, a non-profit dedicated to getting young people civically engaged, was onsite running voter registration for Scholars eighteen...

MLK Summer Scholars: A Journey of Purpose

Now in its eighth year, John Hancock’s MLK Summer Scholars program annually provides more than 600 Boston teens with meaningful work experience at non-profit organizations throughout the city. In addition, all scholars attend Mayor Menino Leadership Forums, a series...

PROUD to be from John Hancock

If you have spent any time in downtown Boston over the past few weeks you probably noticed some seasonal décor- of the rainbow variety! In celebration of Boston Pride Week, June 5th-14th,  brightly colored flags of all shapes and sizes were hung from residential and...

Best Buddies in Action: A Chat with our own Dudley Williams

Best Buddies is a global volunteer movement and non-profit organization dedicated to enhancing the lives of people with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD). The Best Buddies Jobs program was started to meet the needs one of the organization’s founding pillars- integrated employment. This past October John Hancock was lucky enough to be matched with Dudley Williams, a dedicated employee who is now a Marketing Coordinator in our Sponsorship & Event Marketing department. Dudley is an active participant in many Best Buddies programs and was excited to share a bit about his experience!