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June 12, 2018 > Win a $25,000 Neighborhood Assist Grant for a Community Project

Win a $25,000 Neighborhood Assist Grant for a Community Project

Submitted By Daniel Losk

Neighbors across the country will soon have an exciting opportunity to help change their communities for the better through State Farm Neighborhood Assist?. Part of the State Farm Neighborhood of Good? initiative which inspires and empowers people to turn caring into doing, State Farm Neighborhood Assist is back for its seventh year. The program awards $25,000 grants to 40 nonprofit organizations to help fund neighborhood projects involved in education, safety and community development.

Submission phase:
June 6-June 15 or when 2,000 submissions are reached, whichever comes first. Individuals can submit a cause at www.neighborhoodassist.com from June 6 ? June 15 or when 2,000 submissions are reached, whichever comes first. The State Farm Review Committee will then narrow down the field, using a scoring rubric to identify the top 200 submissions.

Voting Phase: Aug. 15-Aug.24:
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 August 15 - August 24 for their favorite causes from the list of finalists. Voting will take place at www.neighborhoodassist.com.

Winners Announced: Sept. 25:
The 40 causes that receive the most votes will each win a $25,000 grant and winners will be announced on Tuesday, September 25 at www.neighborhoodassist.com. In 2017, 119,000 people cast 3.1 Million votes in support of their favorite causes, selecting winners from small towns and big cities.

For more information, please visit http://www.statefarm.com

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