Articles tagged with 'family' | State Farm

Good Neighbor Stories (family)

2021
December
08,
2021
| 07:50 AM America/Chicago
When Jackson Wilson starts his first day as a State Farm® software developer in a few weeks, he’ll already have been working here for six years. And, no, that’s not a misprint.Our story begins in 2016. Jackson, then a 15-year old sophomore at Bloomin...
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2020
February
13,
2020
| 07:59 AM America/Chicago
Prentiss Bullard of Atlanta, Georgia, grew up knowing three things: Treat people with respect. When life gets you down, laugh. A college degree is a must. "I learned it all from my dad," smiled Prentiss. "He's a people person, and that r...
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2019
November
26,
2019
| 09:56 AM America/Chicago
Join the conversation on Yammer! The beauty that comes with West Coast scenery is something extraordinary to behold – the warm breeze hits your face as you take in the expansive landscape. Trees bustling with wildlife, bees busy pollinating f...
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November
26,
2019
| 09:27 AM America/Chicago
The beauty that comes with West Coast scenery is something extraordinary to behold. The warm breeze hits your face as you take in the expansive landscape. Trees bustle with wildlife. Bees busily pollinate flowers. You see mountain tops in the distanc...
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January
21,
2019
| 08:00 AM America/Chicago
State Farm® Agents Al and Melanie Schelling contributed regularly for Big Brothers Big Sisters events—“Because how can you say no to something that benefits kids?” says Al—their contact threw down a gauntlet. “Why aren’t you a mentor?” she asked. Mic...
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2018
May
29,
2018
| 09:55 AM America/Chicago
When Isaac Rosser was 5, he learned how and when to call for help using a 911 simulator, presented in his classroom by State Farm® agent Paul Nicholson (now retired). Isaac got refreshers on the technique in the classroom during the next two years. W...
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2017
November
29,
2017
| 15:16 PM America/Chicago
Educational success, including a path to college for their children, is a goal of many families. Unfortunately, it sometimes seems unattainable. Sunday Friends is helping families realize those aspirations. ...
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August
21,
2017
| 16:58 PM America/Chicago
The upcoming solar eclipse, expected August 21st, is a rare and exciting occurrence. This will be the first time since 1918 that a solar eclipse has fully crossed the United States. Remember these tips to help you safely experience the upcoming so...
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August
09,
2017
| 09:27 AM America/Chicago
The collaboration between Family, Career and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA) and State Farm provides many opportunities for promoting safety attitudes that can last a lifetime among youth. The Teen RSAs are part of Families Acting for Community ...
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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
19,
2017
| 08:00 AM America/Chicago
My name is Strength My voice is strong Knowing what I know now I would never have gone Into the arms of a man who had never grown As Dawn read aloud her poem, her words were punctuated by painful sounds only she could hear: a car door sla...
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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
November
22,
2016
| 20:00 PM America/Chicago
Like most adults, Jeni Hanson is always on the move. The single mom has children to care for, meals to cook, schedules to organize, finances to manage, and weekly shopping to do. Speaking of shopping…as a mother of two growing boys, she’s a regular a...
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November
08,
2016
| 00:00 AM America/Chicago
On a warm night in an Iraqi city, a baby’s cry rings out. It’s the voice of Mariam, a two month old with a life threatening condition. The infection is getting worse. Help is needed. But time is running out. Life for baby Mariam, is about to take ...
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2015
December
23,
2015
| 00:00 AM America/Chicago
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February
25,
2015
| 00:00 AM America/Chicago
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2014
July
18,
2014
| 00:00 AM America/Chicago
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June
09,
2014
| 00:00 AM America/Chicago
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May
20,
2014
| 00:00 AM America/Chicago
Having grown up in Moore, Oklahoma, Stan Drake is a long-standing member of his community. He attended the local high school and now serves as the Assistant City Manager. Drake, like many Moore residents, is very passionate about the town and the peo...
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