COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT

Good Neighbor Citizenship® Company Grants

We make it our business to be like a good neighbor, helping to build safer, stronger and better educated communities across the United States. Through our company grants, we focus on three areas: safety, education, and community development.

Eligible Organizations

Our charitable contributions may be awarded to:

  • Educational institutions
  • Programs conducted by Municipal, county, state or federal government entities that align with the State Farm® charitable focus.
  • 501(c)(3) charitable nonprofit organizations
  • 501(c)(4) volunteer fire companies
  • 501(c)(6) chambers of commerce

Please have required W-9 form ready to attach to the online grant application.

State Farm does not fund:

  • Individuals seeking personal help or scholarships
  • Religious programs
  • Politically partisan programs
  • Organizations outside the U.S.

Request a Grant

State Farm grant applications for 2019 are available Saturday, September 1, 2018 through Wednesday, October 31, 2018. Grant decisions will be communicated by end of first quarter in 2019.

Nationally, we support communities through social investments and countrywide relationships. At a local level, our company grants focus on three areas: safety, education, and community development.

Safety Grants

State Farm values the importance of keeping our neighbors safe.

Our national and local funding is directed toward:

  • Auto and roadway safety
  • Teen Driver Education
  • Home safety and fire prevention
  • Disaster preparedness
  • Disaster recovery

Community Development

Strong neighborhoods are the foundation of a strong society. We're committed to maintaining the vibrancy of our communities by assisting nonprofits that support: affordable housing, first time homeowners, neighborhood revitalization, financial literacy, job training, and small business development. Through community outreach and community development grants and investments, State Farm gives back to the neighborhoods it serves and helps develop stronger neighborhoods by reinvesting in the community. Our national and local funding is directed toward:

  • Affordable Housing
  • Job training
  • Neighborhood Revitalization
  • Small business Development
  • Financial Literacy
  • First Time Homeownership

Education Grants

Nationally, our education funding is directed toward initiatives that more directly support under-served individuals, helping them obtain the skills and credentials they need to be successful in today's workforce:

  • Pathways for College and Career Success

In local markets, our K-12 public education funding is directed toward:

  • Teacher Development
  • Service-Learning
  • Education Reform/Systemic Improvement

Applications

The 2019 grant applications are available beginning Saturday, September 1, 2018 through the end of day Wednesday, October 31, 2018. Grant amount requested must be $5,000 or more. Grant decisions will be communicated by end of first quarter in 2019.

Good Neighbor Citizenship Application for 501c3 Organizations, 501c4 Volunteer Fire Departments, 501c6 Chambers, K-12 Schools

Good Neighbor Citizenship Application for Government Entities and Colleges/Universities without 501c3 Designation