News releases from Sun Life U.S.
Sun Life becomes inaugural corporate sponsor of Bentley University program for first-generation college students
April 01, 2021
Sun Life U.S. has partnered with Bentley University as an inaugural corporate sponsor for first-generation college students within the school's FirstGen Presidential Fellows (FPF) program. The Sun Life...
Celtics and Sun Life wrap first fully virtual Fit to Win youth fitness program with Semi Ojeleye
March 31, 2021
In its 7th year, Fit to Win has helped over 300 children embrace fitness and healthy lifestyle habits
Sun Life receives 13th consecutive 100% score from Human Rights Campaign for LGBTQ+ workplace equality
January 29, 2021
Sun Life U.S. scored a 100% for the 13th year in a row on the Human Rights Campaign's Corporate Equality Index (CEI), a national benchmarking survey and report on corporate policies and practices...
Sun Life U.S. earns 2021 Top Workplaces USA award
January 28, 2021
Sun Life U.S. has been named a 2021 Top Workplaces USA employer by Energage, an organization that develops solutions to build and brand top workplaces. This is the inaugural year for Top Workplaces...
Sun Life U.S. creates new absence management solution, using employer and employee feedback to make absence easier
January 27, 2021
Sun Life U.S. President Dan Fishbein, M.D., joins Dean's Advisory Board at Boston University School of Medicine
January 07, 2021
Dan Fishbein, M.D., president of Sun Life U.S., has been appointed to the Boston University School of Medicine's (BUSM) Dean's Advisory Board. As an advisory board member, Fishbein will provide insight...
Sun Life and Portland Foreside break ground on new Portland waterfront development
December 15, 2020
Virtual groundbreaking video includes 3-D rendering, congratulatory messages from Gov. Mills, Sen. King, Sen. Collins, and Mayor Snyder
Boston Celtics and Sun Life #SunLifeDunk4Diabetes raises $105,000 for YMCA of Greater Boston diabetes program
December 08, 2020
The dunks may have been from the 2019-20 NBA season, but Celtics fans engaged in real time on social media, raising $105,000 for the Greater Boston YMCA by using the hashtag #SunLifeDunk4Diabetes....
Leonardo Dionicio named a 2021 top Hispanic professional in IT by HITEC
December 02, 2020
Sun Life announced today that Leonardo Dionicio, vice president, Technology Foundation for Sun Life U.S., has been named to the HITEC 2021 100 list of the most influential and notable Hispanic...
Massachusetts-based company recognized for innovative approaches to employee support and safety during pandemic
Sun Life awards grants to local organizations across the country to support community diabetes programs
November 13, 2020
In recognition of World Diabetes Day on November 14, Sun Life has announced the winners of the annual Team Up Against Diabetes grant program. Every year Sun Life U.S. supports five grassroots...
Sun Life partners with Noyo to expand data connectivity to leading HR benefits administration platforms
November 02, 2020
Sun Life has partnered with Noyo, a leading API (application programming interface) platform for improving the speed and accuracy of health insurance data exchange. Building on its digital strategy,...
Sun Life partners with PlanSource to deliver superior benefits experience with enhanced digital capabilities
October 29, 2020
New partnership brings Sun Life benefits products to the PlanSource Boost program to accelerate digital transformation for brokers and employers
Boston Celtics and Sun Life go digital for seventh annual #SunLifeDunk4Diabetes, supporting YMCA of Greater Boston diabetes program
October 28, 2020
With basketball season looking a bit different this year, Sun Life and the Celtics have adjusted the annual #SunLifeDunk4Diabetes fundraising program to highlight some of the best Celtics dunks from...
Sun Life and MGIS extend partnership offering specialized disability income protection to healthcare professionals
September 28, 2020
Sun Life U.S. and The MGIS Companies, Inc., a leading national insurance program manager, today announced a ten-year extension of their partnership serving the customized benefit needs of healthcare...
Sun Life engages with NAACP Legal Defense Fund and the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History & Culture to support voter and educational initiatives
September 24, 2020
As part of Sun Life's larger global efforts to combat racism and support organizations actively fighting for equality, Sun Life U.S. will be working with two organizations on the frontlines of...
Sun Life launches COVID-19 outbreak coverage and related products for self-funded employers
September 21, 2020
Sun Life survey shows a quarter of self-funded employers would consider COVID-19 protection coverage
Boston Celtics and Sun Life go virtual to connect with YMCA youth on health and wellness
September 16, 2020
Sun Life named a best employer in Massachusetts on Forbes' 2020 Best-In-State Employers list
September 15, 2020
Forbes Media released its second annual Best-In-State employers list, including Sun Life on the Massachusetts company list. The survey was conducted on a rolling basis from October 2019 to May 2020,...
Sun Life makes in-person benefits enrollment a virtual reality
August 13, 2020
Sun Life offers hospital indemnity insurance with new extended hospitalization coverage to help members close coverage gaps
August 03, 2020
Sun Life claims research shows that transplants, cancer are among conditions seeing longest hospital stays
Cost of cancer continues to rise as new drugs come to market and existing drugs expand treatment options;
June 25, 2020
Sun Life and American Diabetes Association® educate advocates on diabetes management during COVID-19 at virtual Call to Congress
June 01, 2020
Sun Life U.S. has been named a "Best Place to Work" for LGBTQ equality by the Human Rights Campaign's Corporate Equality Index, receiving a 100% score for the 12th straight year. The index is a...
FullscopeRMS launches integrated absence management solution for industry partners
December 16, 2019
New offering adds to Disability RMS portfolio and seamlessly coordinates claims for paid and unpaid leaves
Sun Life U.S. names Paula Bartgis as CIO
November 21, 2019
Sun Life U.S. announced today that it has named Paula Bartgis as senior vice president and chief information officer (CIO). Bartgis will have responsibility for the company's Information Technology...
Sun Life again named to The Boston Globe Top Places to Work
November 15, 2019
Sun Life U.S. has been named one of the Top Places to Work in Massachusetts for 2019 by The Boston Globe. Top Places to Work are chosen based on employee feedback regarding engagement, business focus,...
Sun Life renews as Official Partner of the Boston Celtics and celebrates 10 years of supporting community programs together
November 01, 2019
Royals and Sun Life celebrate a season of fighting diabetes with Strikeout Diabetes and Home Run to Health youth fitness program
September 27, 2019
Royals pitching raises $21,000 for YMCA of Kansas City; 125 Eastwood Hills students learn healthy habits with Ryan McBroom and Brett Phillips