Funding Opportunity: State Farm Neighborhood Assist®

The State Farm Neighborhood Assist® program awards $25,000 grants to 40 nonprofit organizations to help fund neighborhood education, safety and community development projects.  Each person may submit one cause in one of the categories:

  • EDUCATION – Education doesn’t end in the classroom. From book smarts to street smarts, we’re accepting causes that further education of any kind in your community.
  • SAFETY:  Feel more at home by improving the safety measures in your community. From sidewalks to crosswalks, we’re accepting causes of any kind that make your neighborhood a safer place.
  • COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT:  Help your neighbors in your community by submitting a cause that bene ts the programs and places within it.

Submissions period opens o June 5 and open until 2,000 submissions are reached. State Farm Review Committee will then narrow the field to the top 200 submissions using a scoring rubric. Ultimately, voters will decide which community improvement projects win big. The public will have a chance to vote 10 times a day, every day for 10 days from for their favorite causes from the list of finalists.   All the information you need to submit a proposal can be found at www.neigborhoodassist.com.  Good Luck!