Farmers Insurance Delivers "Blessings in a Backpack" to San

Farmers Insurance Delivers "Blessings in a Backpack" to San Diego
Charity for Under Privileged Children 
Part of Farmers Insurance Open 
LA JOLLA, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 01/24/13 --  Continuing its tradition
of giving back to the community, Farmers executives and volunteers
will deliver 500 backpacks filled with food and necessities to the
children and families of Doris Miller Elementary school, near Camp
Pendleton in San Diego. 
"As huge supporters of education, Farmers is proud to be able to help
these students and families," said Farmers Insurance Vice President
of Sponsorships, Charles Browning. "We know the potential of these
children, and we are proud to support them as they achieve better
attendance, test scores, better reading skills, a positive attitude
and improved health." 
PGA Tour player Justin Rose and his wife Kate first brought the idea
of partnering with Blessings in a Backpack to Farmers attention in
2011. This year Farmers celebrates its third year of our commitment
to Doris Miller Elementary." 
According to Doris Miller Principal Stacy Jones, 98 percent of
students have a parent on active military duty. "In some cases, mom
and dad are both deployed and a child is living with the
grandparent," she explains. "We're thankful to Farmers Insurance for
helping these families make ends meet."  
 Blessings in a Backpack Delivery to 500 students. 
Doris Miller Elementary School
 4343 Shields Street, San Diego, CA
 January 25, 2013
 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. 
Farmers Executives, Volunteers and PGA Player Family Members 
Farmers Insurance Group of Companies is a leading U.S. insurer of
automobiles, homes and small businesses and also provides a wide
range of other insurance and financial services products. Farmers
Insurance is proud to serve more than 10 million households with more
than 20 million individual policies across all 50 states through the
efforts of over 50,000 exclusive and independent agents and nearly
24,000 employees. 
Farmers is a trade name and may refer to Farmers Group, Inc. or the
Farmers Exchanges, as the case may be.  Farmers Group, Inc., a
management and holding company, along with its subsidiaries, is
wholly owned by the Zurich Insurance Group. The Farmers Exchanges are
three reciprocal insurers (Farmers Insurance Exchange, Fire Insurance
Exchange and Truck Insurance Exchange), including their subsidiaries
and affiliates, owned by their policyholders, and managed by Farmers
Group, Inc. and its subsidiaries. For more information about Farmers,
visit its Web site at or at 
Mark Toohey
(805) 907-2216 
Jerry Davies
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