Articles tagged with 'Philanthropy' | State Farm

Good Neighbor Stories (Philanthropy)

2022
January
12,
2022
| 12:27 PM America/Chicago
The National Fire Protection Association® (NFPA®) and State Farm announce that the funding award application period for Wildfire Community Preparedness Day is now open....
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2021
September
29,
2021
| 09:00 AM America/Chicago
State Farm® is giving 40 communities in 18 states an assist to fund neighborhood improvement projects. In just 10 days in August, 125,000 people cast more than 3 million votes in support of their favorite causes. State Farm is proud to announce the T...
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February
24,
2021
| 07:58 AM America/Chicago
ATLANTA  — State Farm® announced a $650,000 donation to Habitat for Humanity to further engage young leaders across the United States in Habitat’s mission: bringing people together to build homes, communities and hope.The State Farm donation provides...
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2020
October
15,
2020
| 12:37 PM America/Chicago
The $100 million commitment is aligned with the Business Roundtable (BRT) Racial Equity and Justice Initiative that was launched in June. The BRT is a nonprofit association based in Washington, D.C. whose members are CEOs of major U.S. companies. On ...
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September
24,
2020
| 19:13 PM America/Chicago
Long after the news cycle moves on from one West Coast wildfire to the next, from one land-falling tropical system to the next, State Farm® crews and resources remain in those neighborhoods to help people recover from the unexpected. Early in a di...
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June
30,
2020
| 09:06 AM America/Chicago
Acts of generosity often have a lasting impact. Sometimes they come full circle, so recipients of help are later givers. At age 13, Jennie Dibala, her mom and two siblings moved into a Habitat for Humanity home in Michigan. It was a tremendous boost ...
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February
10,
2020
| 15:40 PM America/Chicago
At State Farm, Like a Good Neighbor isn't just a tagline – it's simply how we approach our customers and the communities around us every day. In that spirit, the company is proud to announce that we have taken our unique brand of care to the next lev...
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2019
September
25,
2019
| 08:00 AM America/Chicago
State Farm® is giving 40 communities, in 21 states, an assist to fund projects involved in education, safety, and community development. In just 10 days in August, 163,000 people cast 4.4 million votes in support of their favorite causes. State Farm ...
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April
25,
2019
| 09:00 AM America/Chicago
Turn caring into doing. Submit a cause that will benefit your community. 40 will be chosen to win a $25,000 State Farm Neighborhood Assist grant. ...
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2018
September
25,
2018
| 10:03 AM America/Chicago
State Farm® is giving 40 communities, in 19 states, an assist to fund projects involved in education, safety, and community development. In just 10 days in August, 167,000 people cast 4.5 million votes in support of their favorite causes. State Farm ...
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May
23,
2018
| 08:57 AM America/Chicago
Turn caring into doing. Submit a cause that will benefit your community. 40 will be chosen to win a $25,000 State Farm Neighborhood Assist grant. ...
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February
27,
2018
| 16:28 PM America/Chicago
The crash happened in 2013, but the raw emotions of that fateful morning are still real for Gary Catronio and his family. "It's as though we lost her yesterday," said Gary. "The pain never subsides." Life changed for the Catronios the morning of ...
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2017
December
18,
2017
| 14:17 PM America/Chicago
As the seasons change and the weather cools, Sharee Conely knows her favorite time of year is around the corner. “Christmas. Christmas is my favorite holiday,” said Conely. “It’s filled with hope.” Conely, a social service daycare provider, k...
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September
06,
2017
| 09:11 AM America/Chicago
Life. You don't always know what's 'in the cards.' Meet Sarah Fitterer. A 28-year-old high school graduate turned dental assistant. Sarah, her husband and their two children live in Newark, Ohio. Her husband is on disability and money is tight. T...
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July
05,
2017
| 08:59 AM America/Chicago
Military veteran Larry Lewis has been called a hero, a helper and a friend. But in recent years, he’s earned another name: Money Smart. Lewis, of Little Rock, Arkansas spent 25 years in the U.S. Navy, before deciding to serve his country in a new ...
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June
26,
2017
| 23:15 PM America/Chicago
"I've seen the difference these furry spirits make in a person's life." When duty calls, they respond. When faced with danger, they act. When emergency strikes, they come running. And they always arrive…on four legs....
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June
07,
2017
| 08:00 AM America/Chicago
Neighbors across the country have an exciting opportunity to help change their communities for the better through State Farm Neighborhood Assist®, which is back for its sixth year. Forty causes will be awarded a $25,000 grant each to assist their ...
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May
31,
2017
| 16:12 PM America/Chicago
Nestled in the middle of a 225 year old industrial city lies a natural wonder – the Paterson Great Falls. Established as a national park in 2009, local youth say its natural beauty and rich history are a must-see. Now, they’re combining creativity an...
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May
25,
2017
| 09:22 AM America/Chicago
It’s a memorable day for 11-year-old Gabriel Brown. For the first time in his life, he’s going fishing. “I’m learning lots of neat things about the water!” He grinned. “I even learned one full grown oyster can filter up to 50 gallons of water a day!”...
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March
01,
2017
| 08:00 AM America/Chicago
Picture this: You’re handed an open book and asked to read it aloud. But the pages look like meaningless symbols. You’re lost in a busy city - and can’t recognize the street signs. Your child needs help with homework. But their worksheet is too diffi...
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January
12,
2017
| 08:55 AM America/Chicago
For most people, the thought of staying in the hospital isn’t a happy one. It can be scary, no matter your age. Now…imagine if you’re a child. Or the parent of a child who’s sick or injured. Banner Children’s at Diamond Children’s Hospital (DCH) in T...
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2016
December
20,
2016
| 08:00 AM America/Chicago
Since 1990, the El Paso Gridley (EPG) High School boys’ basketball team has participated in the State Farm Holiday Classic. The team also takes part in an annual community service activity. Last year, EPG assistant coach Justin Kissinger a...
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September
28,
2016
| 08:00 AM America/Chicago
Graduating college and being ready to join the workforce don’t always go hand in hand. Oftentimes, students need help to prepare. Fortunately for North Carolina State University students, a group of State Farm agents are here to help. Sixteen a...
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March
08,
2016
| 00:00 AM America/Chicago
When Howard Towns talks about his life before Westside Works, his voice falls to a whisper. “Not good,” is all he would say. But his change in tone, the way his eyes cast down, says it all. Gene Gaines is similarly reluctant to revisit more painfu...
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2015
March
04,
2015
| 00:00 AM America/Chicago
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