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Good Neighbor Citizenship Company Grants

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Promote
Safety, Education, and Community Development

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Foundation / Corporation

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State Farm - State Farm Companies Foundation

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Grants starting at $5,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, educational institutions, government agencies, volunteer fire companies, and chambers of commerce for programs that focus on promoting safety, community development, and education in local communities.

Safety Grants

State Farm values the importance of keeping its neighbors safe. State Farm 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. State Farm is committed to maintaining the vibrancy of 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. Its national and local funding is directed toward:

  • Affordable housing
  • Job training
  • Neighborhood revitalization
  • Small business development
  • Financial literacy
  • First-time homeownership

Education Grants

State Farm's education funding is directed toward initiatives that support:

  • Academic performance improvement programs that impact K-12 students.
  • Education initiatives that more directly support underserved individuals (13 years and older), helping them enroll in post-secondary education and obtain the skills and credentials they need to be successful in today’s workforce.
  • Service-learning programs that provide students opportunities to connect and apply learning skills from classroom to address unmet needs that exist in their community.
  • Teacher development programs.

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 176084

Estimated Size of Grant:

Grant amount requested must be $5,000 or more.

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

Charitable contributions may be awarded to:
- Educational institutions
- Programs conducted by Municipal, county, state or federal government entities that align with State Farm's charitable focus.
- 501(c)(3) charitable nonprofit organizations
- 501(c)(4) volunteer fire companies
- 501(c)(6) chambers of commerce

State Farm does not fund:
- Individuals seeking personal help or scholarships
- Religious programs
- Politically partisan programs
- Organizations outside the USA

Pre-Application Information:

State Farm grant applications for 2020 are available Sunday, September 1, 2019 through Thursday, October 31, 2019.

Grant decisions will be communicated by end of first quarter in 2020.

Contact Information:

Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.

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:

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