Community Engagement and Social Responsibility
As Michigan’s insurance company, we care about Michigan families and communities. That’s why we partner with like-minded organizations to give back to the people who matter most to us – the people of Michigan. Together, we invest in programs that support scholarship, sportsmanship, citizenship, and health and fitness.
Programs and Initiatives
Learn more about the programs and initiatives Farm Bureau Insurance and our many partners invest in
to give back to Michigan and the communities in which you live.
Farm Bureau Insurance of Michigan is proud to lead the charge against distracted driving. Our media partners across the state have joined our efforts to educate Michigan communities about the dangers associated with distracted driving. Protecting the people of Michigan from the risks of everyday life is our mission. Calling attention to such an important issue is just one way we are sticking to our promise.
America & Me
The America & Me Essay Contest was founded by Farm Bureau Insurance in 1968 to embolden Michigan youth as they explore their roles in America's future. Since then, we have shifted our focus slightly to encourage students to write about their personal Michigan heroes-someone they know personally who encouraged and inspired them to live better and achieve more. Since its inception, over 500,000 Michigan 8th graders have participated in the contest.
MHSAA Scholar-Athlete Award
For more than 30 years, Farm Bureau Insurance has been the sponsor of MHSAA’s Scholar-Athlete Award program, which offers $1,000 scholarships to Michigan high school seniors with tremendous achievements in school and athletics.
In cooperation with the Michigan Fitness Foundation, Farm Bureau Insurance is the corporate sponsor of All Children Exercising Simultaneously (ACES) Day, a statewide event to encourage physical activity and fitness among students.
Relay for Life
Relay for Life is a community celebration that gathers family, friends, coworkers, and neighbors to remember both those who have been lost to cancer, and those who have triumphed over it. It's a team-centered event and an unforgettable experience for all who take part. Farm Bureau Insurance supports the American Cancer Society's 24-hour Relay for Life in several Michigan communities.