The Gifford State Bank is committed to the idea that a community bank has the responsibility to be the business leader of the communities it serves. We are dedicated to exploring innovative financial services necessary to support the strong and growing Agricultural business sector. The Gifford State Bank will continuously strive to utilize our human resources, technological expertise, and financial knowledge to provide a leading edge level of products and services to our customers.
State Farm, well known for being a "good neighbor" by "being there" for our customers, was founded in 1922 by retired farmer and insurance salesman George Jacob "G.J." Mecherle. We now insure more cars and homes than any other insurer in the U.S. A mutual company focused on its policyholders, State Farm is currently ranked number 41 on the Fortune 500 list of largest companies.