Scotts Valley, Ca., (September 26, 2012) – State Farm and Major League Baseball (MLB) today announced Sarah Stumbo of Scotts Valley is the ninth, and latest, weekly winner in the State Farm Go to Bat program – an online, charitable giving initiative driven by the commitment State Farm makes to helping communities "get to a better state®."
As a winner, Stumbo earned a donation of $18,000 for Habitat for Humanity, one of four national charities benefitting from 10 weekly $18,000 donations as fans across the nation Go to Bat for their causes. Not only did Stumbo do something good for a worthy charity, she also won a VIP trip for two to a game of the 2012 MLB World Series. While there, Stumbo will participate in an on-field ceremony showcasing the collective impact of the Go to Bat program.
"We're thrilled that Sarah Stumbo took time to Go to Bat for a great organization like Habitat for Humanity and that we're able to partner in this donation," said State Farm spokesperson Sevag Sarkissian. "It's exciting to see baseball fans and community members across the country stepping up to the plate for worthy causes they believe in."
For more information on the Go to Bat program, visit www.statefarm.com/gotobat.
Sevag Sarkissian, Public Affairs Specialist, (510) 596-1639.
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