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Good Neighbor Stories (environment_feed)

2022
December
05,
2022
| 09:30 AM America/Chicago
Being a good neighbor means caring about the communities we live and work in....
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November
22,
2022
| 10:24 AM America/Chicago
The State Farm mission is to help people manage the risks of everyday life, recover from the unexpected, and realize their dreams. A changing climate introduces more risk and uncertainty into the lives of our policyholders, particularly regarding the...
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October
09,
2022
| 07:00 AM America/Chicago
Like State Farm, National Fire Prevention Week is celebrating their 100th anniversary in 2022. In fact, it’s the longest-running public health observance in our country. ...
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June
07,
2022
| 07:04 AM America/Chicago
Embracing the future. Empowering good neighbors. Building a better world.In commemoration of its 100th anniversary, State Farm® is dedicating $2 million dollars to create safer, stronger more resilient communities.The grants, known as the Century of ...
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June
07,
2022
| 07:04 AM America/Chicago
State Farm has released its 2021 Environmental Social and Governance Report.  The 2021 report demonstrates our commitment and actions toward the concept, “Good Neighbors. Better World.” by outlining our ESG framework, and progress on environmental su...
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May
03,
2022
| 16:16 PM America/Chicago
Preparing your property and having a plan before a wildfire strikes can help reduce damage....
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May
03,
2022
| 13:11 PM America/Chicago
With gas prices still high, riding a bike or e-bike as an alternative to driving to work can provide much needed fresh air, exercise, and save you at the pump. Before you start commuting by bicycle, know the rules and risks....
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March
30,
2022
| 16:13 PM America/Chicago
On that fateful April night 110 years ago, the Titanic struck an iceberg, ultimately resulting in the sinking of the Unsinkable. Recent data released by State Farm shows that over 100 years later, striking a submerged or floating object is the top ca...
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March
11,
2022
| 09:56 AM America/Chicago
Tsunamis are large ocean waves generated by major earthquakes beneath the ocean floor. Rising to several feet or higher, they can strike the coast with devastating force. People in low coastal areas along the Pacific, Atlantic, Gulf or Caribbean coas...
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2021
May
02,
2021
| 16:37 PM America/Chicago
There's still snow on the ground in upstate New York.But 4th grade teacher Jessica Monaco and her students are excitedly thinking about summer. By then, the expansion of the outdoor education space at Royalton-Hartland Elementary will be buzzing.The ...
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April
23,
2021
| 08:08 AM America/Chicago
Last year alone, an estimated 1 million trees were destroyed in the U.S. due to natural disasters.To help address the impact of tree loss on communities across the country, State Farm® and the Arbor Day Foundation are announcing a new collaboration t...
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March
30,
2021
| 07:59 AM America/Chicago
For us at State Farm®, it’s not enough simply to do business with people; we must also be good neighbors alongside them. We’re committed to being a responsible corporate citizen that enhances the vibrant communities where our associates and customers...
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March
30,
2021
| 07:57 AM America/Chicago
In conjunction with today’s release of the first State Farm® Environmental, Social and Governance Snapshot, State Farm announces its commitment to reduce its greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions by 50 percent by the end of 2030.Initially, State Farm will f...
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March
30,
2021
| 07:57 AM America/Chicago
State Farm® today shares an Environmental, Social and Governance Snapshot to convey its commitment and actions toward the concept of “Good Neighbors. Better World.”This ESG report, the first of its kind in the Company’s history, summarizes 2020 State...
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March
02,
2021
| 10:20 AM America/Chicago
WASHINGTON, D.C. February 25, 2021 – The Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute (CHCI), the nation’s premiere Latino leadership development organization, announced a $275,000 grant from State Farm®.. Since becoming a CHCI partner in 2004, State Farm...
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February
10,
2021
| 07:14 AM America/Chicago
At State Farm, we believe doing good is contagious and there are Good Neighbors all around, even though it’s sometimes hard to see. People who, each and every day, make the world a better place, one Act of Good at a time.That’s why we started 100 for...
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January
20,
2021
| 10:14 AM America/Chicago
About the National Fire Protection Association® (NFPA®)Founded in 1896, NFPA is a global self-funded nonprofit organization devoted to eliminating death, injury, property and economic loss due to fire, electrical and related hazards. The association ...
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2020
October
27,
2020
| 17:58 PM America/Chicago
Hurricane Zeta made landfall near Cocodrie, Louisiana as a Category 2 hurricane Oct. 28. It briskly moved northeast and tropical storm leaving in its path heavy rain, power outages and downed trees and power lines.When it is safe to do so, make (or h...
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October
14,
2020
| 09:56 AM America/Chicago
When the ground starts to shake, what do you do? If it involves a doorway, a triangle, or running - these are not earthquake-safe actions. Learn about Drop, Cover, and Hold On, practice updated earthquake safety actions and how to survive and recover...
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October
08,
2020
| 16:39 PM America/Chicago
Long before Delta formed into a major hurricane, State Farm put plans in motion to quickly respond to help.Our Claims Central Coordination Group springs into action any time a potentially catastrophic storm begins to form - establishing a three-phase...
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September
04,
2020
| 16:53 PM America/Chicago
If you are impacted by the storm, you can file a claim online, through the State Farm Mobile App, call 1-800-SFCLAIM, or contact your local agent's office....
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August
25,
2020
| 16:08 PM America/Chicago
Wildfires threaten man and beast. State Farm® Agent Ben Samrick is helping both through the devastating wildfires.Ben's spent his entire life around horses. Riding since he was five years old, Ben’s passion is thoroughbred horses, taking them off the...
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August
20,
2020
| 10:40 AM America/Chicago
With over 360 active fires across California and elsewhere, State Farm® is committed to the people and communities we serve. As acres continue to burn, evacuate if ordered to do so or if risk appears imminent. Customers impacted by wildfires can visi...
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July
08,
2020
| 15:53 PM America/Chicago
Already through July 7, there have been 26,321 fires in the United States*. Though they have burned more than 1.5 million acres and are above last year’s pace, the numbers are lower than the 10-year average.There's still time to get your property mor...
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April
23,
2020
| 16:09 PM America/Chicago
Every year, wildfires burn across the U.S. More and more people are living in wildfire risk areas. If one home is inadequately prepared, the risk level to the entire neighborhood increases, and everyone’s safety is impacted. Help reduce your communit...
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March
05,
2020
| 12:06 PM America/Chicago
Dangerous nocturnal tornados hit Nashville and the surrounding area on March 3. East Nashville’s Donelson neighborhood, Mt. Juliet, Lebanon, Cookeville, and other Putnam County, Tennessee locations were also hit by the twisters and accompanying wind ...
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February
18,
2020
| 14:58 PM America/Chicago
It’s a scene we’ve taken in before – piles of insulation, dry wall and furniture litters yards as people attempt to recover from a catastrophe.In 2019, Nebraska had a historic and catastrophic year for flooding. Destruction escalated when dams were d...
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January
13,
2020
| 11:47 AM America/Chicago
Every year, wildfires burn across the U.S. More and more people are living in wildfire risk areas. If one home is inadequately prepared, the risk level to the entire neighborhood increases, and everyone’s safety is impacted. Help reduce your communit...
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