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Good Neighbor Stories (GA)

2021
October
01,
2021
| 09:50 AM America/Chicago
Ridesharing continues to surge in popularity. As the industry grows, it’s revolutionizing the mobility and transportation space. This means there are evolving liability insurance needs for drivers.October 1, State Farm® will serve as the exclusive in...
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June
01,
2021
| 09:00 AM America/Chicago
Last year saw a historic hurricane season with 30 named storms, 12 of which made landfall in the continental US, breaking the record of 28 named storms in 2005. According to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, the Atlantic hurricane ...
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2020
October
01,
2020
| 08:54 AM America/Chicago
Fire is devastating for any homeowner, small business or community. While most are accidental, fires started with gas or fuel to destroy property is a crime. Thanks to the State Farm Arson Dog Program, fire investigators have a secret weapon to locat...
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August
11,
2020
| 09:00 AM America/Chicago
It doesn’t matter where you start. What matters is where you finish.Eighteen-year-old Miski Abdirizak knows the value of hard work. In the '90s her parents migrated to the United States, seeking refuge from Somalia.“Dad was a gas station clerk, resto...
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May
20,
2020
| 16:34 PM America/Chicago
Driving behaviors across the country continue to evolve during the COVID-19 pandemic. Based on current trends, State Farm® is working to reduce auto insurance rates in Georgia by 12.6%. This rate reduction will save 1.8 million State Farm customers a...
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May
01,
2020
| 10:01 AM America/Chicago
All essential workers, especially our health care heroes and first responders, are putting their health on the line so our communities can get through the COVID-19 crisis together.As a way to express solidarity and thanks to these critical front-line...
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April
07,
2020
| 14:59 PM America/Chicago
State Farm® and the Atlanta Hawks are supporting hospital workers and restaurants simultaneously.Through a four-week meal program, more than 1,000 hospital workers, including doctors, nurses and first responders treating COVID-19 patients in Atlanta ...
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April
02,
2020
| 13:04 PM America/Chicago
You’re probably looking at the items in your cupboard and on your grocery list a bit differently now. The shelf-stable, protein-packed jar of peanut butter is one staple likely to be getting a bit more respect.Food pantries have long known the impact...
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March
27,
2020
| 14:29 PM America/Chicago
State Farm® and the Atlanta Hawks have combined forces to help combat food insecurity during the COVID-19 pandemic among vulnerable populations in Atlanta.By providing support to Goodr, an Atlanta-based social impact startup leveraging technology to ...
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2019
November
20,
2019
| 08:30 AM America/Chicago
Oil and water do not mix. You've heard it a thousand times. But unfortunately, this common knowledge is often forgotten in the heat of the moment. A State Farm customer in Atlanta recently left a pan on the stove unattended, and it caught fire. Th...
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November
18,
2019
| 07:00 AM America/Chicago
Do you have a person in your life who really shaped you? Someone you felt destined to meet? For DeWayne Griffin, that person was his next-door neighbor. In fifth grade, he moved next to the Brindzas. These neighbors, especially Mrs. Brindza who wa...
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November
12,
2019
| 08:00 AM America/Chicago
Oil and water do not mix. You've heard it a thousand times. But unfortunately, this common knowledge is often forgotten in the heat of the moment. A State Farm customer in Atlanta recently left a pan on the stove unattended, and it caught fire. Th...
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November
01,
2019
| 15:55 PM America/Chicago
The land of misplaced, forgotten things…the junk drawer. Is this where your old glasses go? There’s a better home for them. More than one billion people worldwide are unnecessarily blind or vision impaired. Most just need a pair of glasses. Thousa...
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November
01,
2019
| 11:48 AM America/Chicago
The land of misplaced, forgotten things…the junk drawer. Is this where your old glasses go? There’s a better home for them. More than one billion people worldwide are unnecessarily blind or vision impaired. Most just need a pair of glasses. Thousa...
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June
18,
2019
| 01:00 AM America/Chicago
When 28 students walk across the stage to receive their degrees, they won’t be alone. In addition to their families and friends, these individuals have been supported along their educational journey by State Farm®. Georgia State University Perimet...
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June
13,
2019
| 06:00 AM America/Chicago
Amy Brooks understands the value of blood donations. She donated blood for the first time last year following a harrowing experience with her husband, Kenneth Brooks. Kenneth was feeling under the weather and could not get an appointment to see...
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April
08,
2019
| 11:05 AM America/Chicago
Living with the anxiety of uncertain health for years, the Barrett family was ready to share their story in early 2018. Ainsleigh Barrett posted the story on Facebook of her husband’s 15-year battle with a degenerative kidney disease called Primary F...
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2018
November
21,
2018
| 11:28 AM America/Chicago
State Farm is encouraging motorists to drive safely this holiday season and rest assured help is there in times of need. Company sponsored safety patrols have already assisted almost one million motorists and their passengers this year. Thanksgiving,...
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October
16,
2018
| 08:13 AM America/Chicago
The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has granted State Farm a waiver that allows drone pilots for the insurer to conduct damage assessment flights following Hurricane Michael. ...
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August
29,
2018
| 09:55 AM America/Chicago
The Atlanta Hawks Basketball Club and State Farm announced a 20-year collaboration that will benefit the Atlanta metropolitan area aimed at building stronger communities through mentorship, volunteerism and the principle of being a good neighbor. A n...
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June
08,
2018
| 00:00 AM America/Chicago
State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance Company, the largest auto insurer in Georgia and in the nation, will cut its rates in Georgia. As a result, its overall personal auto rate will drop by 2.9 percent. The total state-wide expected impact for State...
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2017
December
13,
2017
| 08:12 AM America/Chicago
State Farm has supported Habitat for Humanity International's youth initiatives since 2007. That commitment has mobilized more than 650,000 young volunteers to build homes. It also demonstrates advocacy for affordable housing. To celebrate, the co...
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December
07,
2017
| 08:00 AM America/Chicago
Georgia scholarship winners getting a State Farm assist to achieve their college dreams. ...
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November
01,
2017
| 08:00 AM America/Chicago
State Farm and an Atlanta non-profit provide entrepreneurial training to rising stars like Cedric Brown.  ...
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September
20,
2017
| 15:59 PM America/Chicago
Disasters are impacting people across the country. Here's information and resources to help protect what's important. ...
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September
18,
2017
| 08:00 AM America/Chicago
A car seat inspection and properly installed car seat saved a baby’s life. Now 18, the young woman is training to save lives herself. ...
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September
10,
2017
| 14:55 PM America/Chicago
We’re here to help. Customers impacted by Irma can contact their local agent, call 1-800-SFCLAIM (1-800-732-5246), or visit st8.fm/File-a-Claim to start the claim process. ...
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May
22,
2017
| 18:17 PM America/Chicago
Atlanta Neighborhood Development Partnership helps Atlanta area residents become homeowners with the help of State Farm.  ...
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May
10,
2017
| 09:00 AM America/Chicago
The burning of a home, business, or house of worship is a stressful event. It not only devastates the affected person or congregation, but wounds the entire community. Arson robs communities of their valuable assets, lives and property. It destroys m...
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April
18,
2017
| 07:00 AM America/Chicago
The innovative public-private partnership helps first generation students attend college and graduate poised for success. ...
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