2014 News Releases


December 16, 2014 - Farmers Insurance Exchange and Affiliates file lawsuit seeking more than $5 million against multiple defendants.

December 12, 2014 - Farmers Insurance set to enter Connecticut January 1, 2015.

December 11, 2014 - Farmers Insurance donates vehicle to help a local working mother a part of Rides for Hope initiative.

December 11, 2014 - Farmers Claims Team responds to the Pineapple Express.

December 8, 2014 - Farmers Insurance Celebrates Opening of New Territory Office in Rochester

December 5, 2014 - Farmers Insurance awards local Henderson teacher, Brenda Moynihan, $100,000 educational grant as winner of Thank a Million Teachers Dream Big Challenge.

December 5, 2014 - Farmers Insurance awards local Blackfoot teacher, Melissa Hunt, $100,000 educational grant as winner of Thank a Million Teachers Dream Big Challenge.

December 5, 2014 - Farmers Insurance awards local Springdale teachers, Justin Minkel and Amber Stout, $100,000 educational grant as winner of Thank a Million Teachers Dream Big Challenge.

December 4, 2014 - As heavy rains and winds hit California, Farmers Insurance Claims teams begin assisting impacted customers.

December 3, 2014 - Farmers Insurance unveils new incentives to help talented individuals become Farmers Agency Owners.

November 24, 2014 - Hawaii counties honor Farmers Insurance Hawaii for recognizing local educators through 'Thank A Million Teachers Program'.

November 18, 2014 - Farmers and Bob Hope USO serve meals and holiday cheer to departing soldiers.

November 11, 2014 - Farmers Insurance Honors Veterans Across the U.S.

October 28, 2014 - Farmers Insurance and the St. Bernard Project host rebuild event on October 28 and 29 in New Jersey.

October 16, 2014  - Oahu schools will be able to beat the heat thanks to donation of cooling fans by Farmers Insurance Hawaii.

October 15, 2014 - Total of $75,000 in classroom grants awarded to 30 teachers across America to drive positive change in their classrooms.

October 15, 2014 - Texas and Kansas damaged by severe weather.  Farmers Insurance claims team responded immediately.

October 13, 2014 - Farmers Insurance Claims responds to severe weather in Arizona and Colorado.

October 1, 2014 - Farmers Insurance Exchange, Fire Insurance Exchange and Truck Insurance Exchange Announce Pricing of $500 million Trust Surplus Note Securities Issued by Farmers Exchange Capital III.

October 1, 2014 -  Fifteen teachers in the running for five $100,000 Thank A Million Teachers Dream Big Teacher Challenge Grants.

September 23, 2014 - Bridgewater teacher named finalist in the Thank a Million Teachers Dream Big Challenge.

September 17, 2014 - Farmers backs National Preparedness Month for a Smarter September, offering safety tips in time for a new season.

September 17, 2014 - Bridgewater teacher named finalist in the Thank a Million Teachers Dream Big Challenge.

September 16, 2014 - Prince George's County teacher named finalist in the Thank a Million Teachers Dream Big Challenge.

September 12, 2014 - ‘Design The 5’ Challenge Gives Participants Opportunity to Win Trip to the 2015 DAYTONA 500®.

September 12, 2014 - Edcouch teacher named finalist in the Thank a Million Teachers Dream Big Challenge.

September 12, 2014 - Springdale teachers named finalists in the Thank a Million Teachers Dream Big Challenge.

September 11, 2014 - Henryetta teacher named finalist in the Thank a Million Teachers Dream Big Challenge.

September 11, 2014 - Graham teacher named finalist in the Thank a Million Teachers Dream Big Challenge.

September 10, 2014 - Billings teacher named finalist in the Thank a Million Teachers Dream Big Challenge.

September 10, 2014 - Henderson teacher named finalist in the Thank a Million Teachers Dream Big Challenge.

September 9, 2014 - Blackfoot teacher named finalist in the Thank a Million Teachers Dream Big Challenge.

September 8, 2014 - Farmers Insurance and Pets Best Agreement extends coverage to all members of the family.

September 5, 2014 - Farmers Insurance launches new “Know the Gaps” advertising campaign.

September 5, 2014 - Marquette teacher named finalist in the Thank a Million Teachers Dream Big Challenge.

September 4, 2014 - Chicago teacher named finalist in the Thank a Million Teachers Dream Big Challenge.

August 19, 2014 - Farmers Insurance and Rickie Fowler Team Up to Help Families Affected by Superstorm Sandy.

August 18, 2014 - Farmers announces third round winners of National Thank A Million Teachers Program.

July 22, 2014 - 21st Century Insurance files lawsuit against two New Jersey physicians for alleged fraud related to Auto insurance claims.

July 21, 2014 - Farmers continues to monitor the Carlton Complex Fires in Washington with local claims representatives already assisting customers.  

July 17, 2014 - Farmers signs commitment of support for Service Members in the National Guard and Reserve.  

July 16, 2014 - Farmers appoints Thomas White President of Non-Insurance Business.

July 14, 2014 - Nation’s teachers urged to consider what they would do with a $100,000 grant to transform their school.

July 7, 2014 - Farmers partners with G.I. Jobs to assist transitioning military members.

July 7, 2014 - Farmers to add 85 agency owners in Washington.

July 1, 2014 - Farmers Insurance monitors Tropical Storm Arthur.

July 1, 2014 - Summertime safety tips for the home and on the road.

June 17, 2014 - Farmers Insurance announces second round winners of $2,500 grants from the national 'Thank A Million Teachers' program.

June 13, 2014 - Farmers Insurance, Hendrick Motorsports Extend Partnership.

June 4, 2014 -  Farmers' presenting sponsor at Insurance Industry Charitable Foundation’s Women In Insurance Conference.

June 3, 2014 - New Jersey residents’ return home post-Sandy expedited through Farmers Insurance and Sea Bright Rising.

June 3, 2014 - Farmers Insurance CEO Jeff Dailey awards Joplin first ever 'Resilient Community' award.

June 3, 2014 - Claims estimates updated resulting from severe storm system that swept across the country from May 18-23.

May 20, 2014 - Farmers Insurance along with St. Bernard Project, launch the "Disaster Recovery Playbook".

May 19, 2014 - Farmers launches new, consumer-friendly portal, Farmers Inner Circle, offering consumer tips and valued savings.

May 9, 2014 - Farmers Insurance honors local educators at Joplin’s North Middle School as part of “Thank A Million Teachers” program.

May 8, 2014 - Farmers Insurance and NASCAR's Kasey Kahne honor local educators at Overland Park Elementary School.  

May 6, 2014 - National competition to award five teachers grants of up to $100,000 to transform their schools and communities announced.

May 2, 2014 - Farmers and Kasey Kahne honor teachers in Birmingham, AL as part of the “Thank A Million Teachers” national program.

April 30, 2014 - More than half-a-million thank yous tallied on behalf of America’s teachers at thankamillionteachers.com

April 29, 2014 - Farmers Insurance present four Idaho educators with $2,500 grants as part of ‘Thank A Million Teachers’ program.

April 28, 2014 - Tornadoes move through multiple states, Farmers Insurance Catastrophe Claims Team ready for action.

April 24, 2014 - Farmers reminds nation's teachers to submit proposals for grants before April 30th at thankamillionteachers.com.

April 21, 2014 - Farmers and CIM Group Enter Into Sale Leaseback of Wilshire Campus Home Office.

April 17, 2014 - Severe storm systems move through multiple Midwest states - Illinois, Kansas, Missouri, and Texas.

April 10, 2014 - Farmers Insurance names 54 agents and 25 district managers from the Central Zone to prestigious Presidents Council.

April 9, 2014 - Farmers Insurance names 53 agents and 19 district managers from the Western Zone to prestigious Presidents Council.

April 8, 2014 - Farmers Insurance names first 30 winners of $2,500 grants as part of national Thank A Million Teachers program.

April 3, 2014 - Planting rose bushes this spring is just one tip from Farmers Insurance to make spring safer.

March 26, 2014 - Farmers eyes Texas for additional growth in coming year; seeks to add more than 200 agency owners in the Lone Star State.

March 20, 2014 - Farmers and Nascar's Kasey Kahne honor local educators at Southwood Elementary School in Enumclaw, Wash.

March 12, 2014 - Farmers seeks leaders and self-starters to add more than 500 agency owners California.

March 11, 2014 - Nation embraces 'Thank a Million Teachers', over 240,000 teachers already thanked.

February 25, 2014 - Farmers Insurance extends commitment to Joplin, helping rebuild local community.

February 03, 2014 - University of Farmers earns top honors with induction into Training Magazine’s Hall of Fame.

January 24, 2014 - “Blessings in a Backpack” delivered for 500 children at the Doris Miller school.

January 22, 2014 - Farmers hosts University Day Challenge: University Mascots cheer on their PGA TOUR Pros as they try to win $10,000 in charity money for their schools.

January 21, 2014 - San Diego Youth Charities committed to improving communities honored with $40,000 donation.

January 16, 2014 - Catastrophe Claims Team monitoring the Colby Wildfire in Glendora, CA.

January 16, 2014 - Texas launch of ‘Thank a Million Teachers’ in Austin.

January 15, 2014 - Midwest launch of ‘Thank a Million Teachers’ in Chicago, IL.

January 14, 2014 - Farmers kicks off the new year with east coast launch of ‘Thank a Million Teachers’ in Washington D.C.

January 06, 2014 - Farmers and PGA Tour star, Rickie Fowler, hold surprise golf clinic for three Moore, OK high school golf teams.

January 1, 2014 - Farmers Insurance honors those who make us smarter with the ‘Thank a Million Teacherts’ float at the 2014 Tournament of Roses Parade.