DALLAS, Aug. 26 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Elephant Auto Insurance, the official auto and property insurance partner of FC Dallas, invites local students to show their FC Dallas spirit for the chance to win a VIP meet and greet with an FC Dallas player, along with a grand prize donation for their school!
To be entered into the contest, all eligible students (grades K-8) need to submit a 2D visual art piece that shows their FC Dallas spirit, along with a brief statement. Ten finalists will be selected and invited to the FC Dallas home match on September 10th against their division rival, the Colorado Rapids. Fans, friends and family of the finalists are encouraged to stop by the Elephant's tent on match day to see all of the artwork on display. In addition, one grand prize winner will receive an exclusive VIP meet and greet with an FC Dallas player, and a $1,500 donation to the winners' art program courtesy of Elephant Auto Insurance.
For a chance to enter, contestants should remember the following:
- Students must be in grades K-8 to be eligible to participate in the contest
- Contest submission must be a 2D visual art piece showing your FC Dallas spirit (drawing, painting, or photograph)
- Art piece must also include a brief statement
- Entry deadline is Friday, September 2, 2016
Contest submissions can be sent in two ways:
- Mail submissions to: Elephant Art Contest – 9200 World Cup Way, Suite 202, Frisco, TX, 75033
- Email submissions to: [email protected]
All winners will be notified on or before September 6th.
Elephant has been rapidly expanding its footprint in the Dallas-Fort Worth community over the last few years, and partnering with FC Dallas has certainly helped that cause. This is the 2nd year in a row that Elephant & FC Dallas have teamed up together, to give local students the chance to win a VIP meet & greet with an FC Dallas player.
"Being a part of the local community here in Dallas-Fort Worth is incredibly important to us here at Elephant," Kevin Chidwick, CEO of Elephant, explains. "We want folks to know that we care about more than just auto insurance, we care about giving back to the people that live here."
The art contest began on May 26th, and all submissions must be in by Friday, September 2nd. For more details, check out http://www.fcdallas.com/elephant. With FC Dallas atop the MLS standings, FC Dallas & Elephant Auto Insurance are encouraging the Dallas-Fort Worth community to come out and support the team as they get ready for another deep playoff run.
About Elephant Auto Insurance
Founded in 2009, Elephant Auto Insurance is a direct-to-consumer insurance company offering auto, home, motorcycle, and life products to customers nationally. Elephant prides itself on providing quality services and great prices. Headquartered in Richmond, VA, Elephant is a wholly owned subsidiary 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. Elephant was named one of the 2015 Best Places to Work in Virginia and awarded the 2015 Stevie Award for the success of their contact center. To learn more about Elephant or to get an insurance quote go to Elephant.com, or call 1-855-ELEPHANT.
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