May 15, 2013
After two and a half weeks of voting with more than 3.4 million votes, State Farm® is proud to announce that two Florida nonprofits rallied enough Facebook votes to receive a $25,000 grant to improve their communities of Orange City (near Orlando) and Melbourne.
May 13, 2013
State Farm announced today the top 10 states for dog bite claims in 2012 - and Florida ranks 8th, with 123 dog bite claims at a cost of $7.1 million. Dog bites are a serious public health problem that can cause both physical and emotional damage to victims, and carry a considerable price tag in costs for communities.
April 9, 2013
State Farm® is rallying communities to promote teen driver safety by providing positive safe driving messages, inviting teens to join the party online and hosting events that celebrate new teen drivers.
April 4, 2013
Fourteen community projects in Florida made the top 200 when they answered the call from State Farm® to submit causes that would make a positive impact in their neighborhood.
March 19, 2013
The State Farm® Youth Advisory Board (YAB) 2013 service-learning grant application is now available - and $4 million is up for grabs to support youth-led service-learning initiatives. Florida schools and non-profits are encouraged to apply!
March 19, 2013
A $19,000 State Farm grant to KIDS Consortium will bring a series of service-learning professional development experiences to Polk County educators, with a focus on STEM and the arts. KIDS (Kids Involved Doing Service-Learning) is a nonprofit organization focused on implementing service learning projects in schools and community organizations.
February 28, 2013
Do you have an idea that would make your Florida community a better place to live, and would $25,000 be a game-changer? State Farm is here with the assist. Help spread the word that Floridians have until March 6 to submit a cause for a chance to win a $25,000 State Farm Neighborhood Assist™ grant.
February 26, 2013
With severe weather predicted to impact the west coast of Florida and track across the state, State Farm encourages Floridians to take extra safety precautions.
January 30, 2013
Nine Habitat for Humanity chapters across Florida are receiving grants to help revitalize neighborhoods and help families build their first home thanks to funding support from State Farm.
January 28, 2013
Florida winters are known for heavy fog and rain that can drastically reduce visibility and impair a driver's ability to safely navigate the road. Driving in perfect weather can be hard enough - so when bad weather hits, it's important to take extra precautions.
January 21, 2013
Finding yourself stuck in your car on the side of the road due to a vehicle break-down or treacherous conditions like dense fog and heavy rain is NOT the best time to discover you have junk in the trunk instead of needed roadside emergency supplies - and this can place you and your family in jeopardy as you travel Florida roadways.
January 21, 2013
Forty-five Florida high schools are receiving $1,000 SADD teen safe driving grants thanks to funding support from State Farm. Motor vehicle crashes are the leading cause of death for Florida teens, and fatalities of Florida teen drivers and passengers increased 7% from 2010-2011, according to data.
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