DALLAS, Sept. 16, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Elephant Auto Insurance and FC Dallas are giving local students the chance to win four tickets to the Sunday, October 4th FC Dallas game against state rival Houston Dynamo. To be entered, Elephant and FC Dallas are asking that all eligible students (K-12) submit a 2D visual art piece that shows off their FC Dallas spirit. All winning submissions will receive four tickets to the Sunday, October 4th FC Dallas match, and one grand prize winner will receive an exclusive VIP meet and greet with an FC Dallas player. Check out the contest details below:
- Student must be in grades K – 12
- Must be a 2D visual art piece showing your FC Dallas spirit (drawing, painting, or photograph)
- Art piece must also include a brief statement
- Deadline is Friday, September 25th
There are two ways to enter the contest:
- Mail submissions to: Elephant Art Contest – 9200 World Cup Way, Suite 202, Frisco, TX, 75033
- Email submissions to: [email protected]
A total of 20 winners will be notified on or before September 30th by either email or phone, and their artwork will be on display at the October 4th match.
"The FC Dallas soccer team has such a strong and energetic community of young supporters, and we think that this is a unique way for them to show their spirit," Kevin Chidwick, CEO of Elephant, explains. "With all of the great success FC Dallas has had this year, we want to keep the momentum going by giving the local community a way to share their enthusiasm for FC Dallas."
Elephant's partnership with Dallas' MLS soccer team has given the rapidly growing online insurance company a chance to establish an even stronger presence within the local Dallas-Fort Worth community. This past summer, Elephant took part in supporting FC Dallas' local youth soccer camps. Now, this art contest is yet another way Elephant is encouraging local fans be a part of the successful MLS team.
"We are excited to partner with Elephant on this upcoming contest," Dan Hunt, President of FC Dallas, says. "It's a great opportunity for our young fans to not only show their passion for soccer, but also their FC Dallas team spirit."
The art contest begins on Monday, September 14th, and all submissions must be in by Friday, September 25th. For more contest details, check out http://www.fcdallas.com/elephant . With the anticipation of finishing up yet another strong season, FC Dallas and Elephant Auto Insurance encourage the Dallas community to come out and support the team as they gear up for the upcoming playoffs.
About Elephant Auto Insurance
Founded in 2009, Elephant is a direct-to-consumer automobile insurance company that prides itself on providing quality services and great prices to its thousands of customers nationwide. Located in Richmond, VA, Elephant Insurance Services, LLC and Elephant Insurance Company are wholly owned subsidiaries of Admiral Group, plc, one of the leading insurance companies in the United Kingdom. Elephant believes people who like what they do, do it better and therefore encourages a climate of individual contributions, long-term commitment and profitable growth within the organization. Thanks to this philosophy, Elephant has garnered recognition as an award-winning employer; Elephant was named one of the Best Places to Work in Virginia, as well as one of the 50 Most Engaged Workplaces in the United States in 2011 and 2012. To learn more about Elephant or to get a car insurance quote go to www.elephant.com, or call 1-877-21-TRUNK (1-877-218-7865).
About FC Dallas
A member of Major League Soccer since its inception in 1996, FC Dallas is owned and operated by Hunt Sports Group. The professional team plays from March to November at Toyota Stadium in Frisco, Texas. One of the first soccer-specific stadiums built in the United States, the venue plays host to Major League Soccer matches, concerts, international soccer matches and high school football. The 145-acre Toyota Soccer Center also includes 17 regulation-sized, tournament-grade soccer fields and is also home to the organization's nationally-renowned youth development system.
SOURCE Elephant Auto Insurance