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Good Neighbor Stories (story)

2022
January
07,
2022
| 13:25 PM America/Chicago
On December 30, Winter Storm Frida’s high winds, occasionally gusting over 100mph, fed the Marshall Wildfire in Boulder County that quickly resulted in damage to well over 1,000 homes and businesses in its path. State Farm’s first priority is taking ...
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2021
December
13,
2021
| 12:57 PM America/Chicago
On the evening of December 10, severe weather broke out from North East Arkansas, crossing over to Missouri, and then made its way through Tennessee and into Kentucky. Tornadoes touched down in several communities along its path, leaving catastrophic...
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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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November
23,
2021
| 06:50 AM America/Chicago
Picture this. You have an amazing idea – a BIG idea - but those around you aren’t seeing your vision.Crushed, you toss the plans in the fireplace. But someone believes in you and rescues the dream from the ash heap, literally and figuratively.Can you...
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November
18,
2021
| 11:44 AM America/Chicago
Jake from State Farm is expanding his social media presence with a new TikTok account - @jakefromstatefarm. You can already find him on Instagram and Twitter.Soon you’ll see weekly mini-series videos where he’ll share his passion for sports, gaming, ...
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October
28,
2021
| 12:02 PM America/Chicago
State Farm is proud to have been a part of a custom segment on NBC’s TODAY in honor of National Women’s Small Business month.On the show, the compelling story of Joanne Canady-Brown, owner of The Gingered Peach in Trenton, NJ, was shared. While her b...
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October
28,
2021
| 07:04 AM America/Chicago
When Christine Lopez woke up Wednesday, Oct. 26, 2011, she didn’t expect the day to be so life-changing; literally upside down.It started as a nearly perfect day in East Los Angeles. The sun was shining, a light breeze, barely a cloud in the sky. Chr...
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September
30,
2021
| 11:53 AM America/Chicago
Being there for others. Sharing knowledge and experience. Serving as a positive example. That’s mentoring. And we can all do it.Mentor for good.Mentoring helps strengthen our communities today in order to make them even stronger tomorrow.In June 2020...
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September
21,
2021
| 08:24 AM America/Chicago
At State Farm, we believe doing good is contagious, just like Corey 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 w...
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September
10,
2021
| 19:35 PM America/Chicago
Kick off football season with some brand-new commercials featuring our very own khaki-clad spokesperson, Jake! Watch as Jake tries to convince his skeptical football buddies (Aaron Rodgers and Patrick Mahomes) that surprisingly great rates to fit any...
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August
23,
2021
| 21:50 PM America/Chicago
Folks, we've asked you what kinds of things you wanted to hear about and the results have been resoundingly clear. You want more interviews and stories about adorable puppies. Well, in a real peanut-butter-in-our-chocolate moment of inspiration, it c...
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August
10,
2021
| 13:33 PM America/Chicago
The nation’s largest insurer of private passenger vehicles, State Farm®, is collaborating with Hagerty to introduce new coverage for classic vehicles beginning in 2022.“We’re thrilled this strategic alliance will position State Farm agents to help cu...
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March
31,
2021
| 08:59 AM America/Chicago
Strangers on a Mission; Customers in Awe.A Grand Junction, Colo., customer was surprised to see strangers parked in her driveway. After all, it wasn’t the best time for visitors. She’d recently been evacuated from her home as a wildfire raged in west...
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March
08,
2021
| 12:33 PM America/Chicago
Diversity and inclusion (D&I) is central to everything we do at State Farm®. It’s evident across the marketplace by how we interact with our customers and suppliers, in the community through charitable giving and service, and in our workplace where a...
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January
26,
2021
| 07:00 AM America/Chicago
In an age of fast-paced technology, large insurance companies need to work together to meet rising customer expectations. It’s important for insurers and financial institutions to continuously invest, innovate and evolve for the future. For State Far...
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2020
December
01,
2020
| 10:54 AM America/Chicago
After this year, we can all use a silver lining. Odds are you, or someone you know, have adopted a new pet this year.2020 has been a record high for adoptions. It’s also been a record low for surrendered and abandoned dogs. All in all, a bang up year...
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March
09,
2020
| 08:44 AM America/Chicago
Twenty years ago, a month-old baby girl was life-flighted to Primary Children’s Hospital in Salt Lake City, Utah. She had a congenital defect called a vascular ring – two aorta veins formed during gestation that encircled her trachea and esophagus – ...
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February
21,
2020
| 15:28 PM America/Chicago
State Farm was a big part of this year’s All Star game both on AND off the court! Take a look at some highlights of the big event. ...
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February
19,
2020
| 16:31 PM America/Chicago
At this year’s Chicago Auto Show, State Farm® unveiled a new, interactive driving experience designed to drive home the message of behind-the-wheel safety. Show-goers were encouraged to get in the driver’s seat and experience the unexpected while ear...
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February
17,
2020
| 14:54 PM America/Chicago
Harshal Sheth used to think of State Farm® as a bunch of agents selling insurance out of offices around the country. Technical sophistication wasn’t a phrase that immediately came to mind.After competing in the State Farm Coding Competition, the Yale...
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February
05,
2020
| 17:04 PM America/Chicago
State Farm® and Arizona State University are partnering to offer funding and opportunities for students through the State Farm Education Assist® program.Through a $30 million charitable donation, State Farm will support ASU’s Pathways for the Future ...
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February
05,
2020
| 14:26 PM America/Chicago
State Farm® will be highlighted in a nationally televised program that focuses on the military and veteran community.“Operation Career” is a special edition of “Military Makeover,” with 30-minute episodes profiling various industries and career oppor...
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2019
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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2018
June
22,
2018
| 09:59 AM America/Chicago
“Three years before we met, Jason was diagnosed with ALS at age 28,” says his wife, Annie Walker. “I was working at a local pub, and Jason and some friends came in. We talked that night and he explained he had a disease that affected his muscles.” ...
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May
02,
2018
| 14:09 PM America/Chicago
It all started in 2008. After more than 20 years in the banking industry, Suzy Batlle got the news she never wanted to hear: “We have to let you go.” “Economically, it was a rough time," said Suzy. "The banking industry plummeted.” Unemployed, wit...
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April
26,
2018
| 16:31 PM America/Chicago
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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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February
13,
2018
| 14:07 PM America/Chicago
“Go, Go, Go!” “Straighten, straighten, straighten!” “Brake!" "Now, lift your feet off the floor - and look where you want to end up.” These commands are spoken calmly, but confidently by trained driving instructors. Each year their words are heard...
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2017
December
19,
2017
| 16:57 PM America/Chicago
Meet San Albert, short for Sanquandrea. A shy fourth grader recognized for her intelligence and potential. Knowing San's qualities could blossom, her mother arranged for her daughter to meet someone special after school. When the day came to find out...
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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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