Our People Care: How Our Culture of Caring Extends Well Beyond Policyholders

Charitable Committee
Farm Bureau Insurance’s Charitable Contributions Committee. Front row left to right: Josh Stuart, Director of Human Resources, Lacie Nielsen, Human Resources Assistant, Brandon Peterson, Director of Accounting. Back row, left to right: Ashley Pope, Sales Operations Manager, Marsha Ferguison, Administrative Assistant to the Executive Vice President and CEO, LeAnn Nelson, Training and Development Manager.
By Mike Myers

Farm Bureau Mutual Insurance Company of Idaho is in the business of helping people who suffer a loss, but our culture of caring extends well beyond policyholders.

Each year, the Home Office’s Charitable Contributions Committee reviews charitable requests and makes recommendations for donations to various non-profit organizations and events.

The season of giving is a good time to take a look back at the charitable gifts the committee made during the year.

The following is a list of organizations and events supported by the Charitable Contributions Committee in 2019:

  • Southeast Idaho Community Action Agency (SEICCA)

  • ALS Association

  • Southeast Idaho Senior Games

  • Community Council of Idaho

  • Idaho State University Foundation

  • Distinguished Young Women

  • Pocatello Fire Department

  • Litehouse YMCA, Sandpoint

  • Children’s Miracle Network

  • “We Play To Live” Cancer Softball Tournament

  • Kiwanis Club of Pocatello

  • Idaho Gold Star Families Memorial

  • Habitat For Humanity

  • Magic Valley Youth Foundation

  • CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocate)

  • Drive For The Cure

  • Witco Foundation

  • Hope Rides, Inc.

  • Idaho International Choral Festival

  • Bannock Development Corporation

  • Camp Magical Moments

  • United Way of Southeastern Idaho

  • Pocatello Marathon

  • American Foundation for Suicide Prevention

  • Christmas in the Night-Time Skies

  • Agricultural Environmental Research Foundation

  • Idaho Business for Education

  • School District #25

In addition, the Home Office’s employees contributed their own money (and time at fundraising events) to the following organizations:

  • Make-A-Wish Idaho

  • Idaho Foodbank

Idaho Farm Bureau agents across the state also donate hundreds of hours and thousands of dollars to charitable organizations in their communities.

There are probably countless examples of generosity and sharing by our agents and employees taking place all the time, all over Idaho. And it’s all because our people really do care.

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