The American Promise is sponsored by Farmers Insurance Group of Companies®. Formed in 1928, Farmers has grown into one of the nation's largest auto and home insurers, serving 29 states from the West Coast to the Midwest and Southeast with a combined workforce of 31,000 people.
Farmers is deeply committed to its communities, giving $2.7 million in charitable donations in 1996, 40 percent of it to educational services. In addition, Farmers agents and employees donated more than 50,000 hours of volunteer service and raised $1.2 million for community causes. For more on Farmers or its charitable programs, see the Farmers Insurance Web site.