Farmers Insurance Supports San Diego Armed Services YMCA

Farmers Insurance Supports San Diego Armed Services YMCA

Farmers Insurance®, an organization founded by two World War I veterans in 1928, volunteered to support active duty military personnel and their families at the Armed Services YMCA in San Diego during the 2018 Farmers Insurance Open®. Farmers® executives, employees, agents, and district managers participated in the annual Neighborhood Food Exchange to help provide local military families with food and supplies.

In addition to their volunteer support, Farmers Insurance, along with its Board of Governors, presented a donation of $20,000 to help support the San Diego Armed Services YMCA (ASYMCA).

“As one of the nation’s top military-friendly organizations, we understand that giving back to our military men and women is important,” said Jeff Dailey, chief executive officer of Farmers Insurance. “Working with the San Diego Armed Services YMCA, as part of our efforts with the Farmers Insurance Open’s® Champions for Youth Program, allows Farmers to do something special for military families.” Founded in 1920 as a national affiliate of the YMCA, the ASYMCA’s mission is to enhance the lives of service members and their families in mind, body, and spirit. Through programs and services that are relevant to the unique challenges of military life, the ASYMCA strengthens the military community with year-round programs.

“The Farmers Insurance Open is about much more than golf,” continued Dailey. “Our work with the ASYMCA is an example of how the tournament allows us to help make a difference through the Champions for Youth program.”

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About Farmers Insurance

“Farmers Insurance®” and “Farmers®” are tradenames for a group of affiliated insurers providing insurance for automobiles, homes and small businesses, and a wide range of other insurance and financial services and products.

Farmers Insurance is proud to serve more than 10 million households with over 19 million individual policies nationally, through the efforts of more than 48,000 exclusive and independent agents and approximately 21,000 employees.

Farmers Insurance Exchange®, the largest of the three primary insurance insurers that make up Farmers Insurance, is recognized as one of the largest U.S. companies on the 2017 Fortune 500 list.

This article appeared in the March-April 2018 issue of Search & Employ Magazine