The Cottonport Bank and FHLB Dallas to Award $10K to Nonprofit for Developmentally Disabled

Media Event: 1:00 p.m., Thursday, October 6, 2016

MARKSVILLE, La.--()--The Federal Home Loan Bank of Dallas (FHLB Dallas) and The Cottonport Bank will award nonprofit Avoyelles Society for the Developmentally Disabled (ASDD) $10,000 in Partnership Grant Program (PGP) funds. District Director Wyatt Lobrano from the office of U.S. Representative Ralph Abraham (District 5); Maria R. Trichell, a legislative aide for the office of Louisiana State Representative Robert Johnson (District 28); Avoyelles Parish Sheriff Doug Anderson; as well as representatives from FHLB Dallas, The Cottonport Bank, and ASDD will attend a check presentation. The check presentation will take place on Thursday, October 6 at 1:00 p.m. at The Cottonport Bank’s offices at 144 South Main Street, Marksville, Louisiana 71351. The media is encouraged to attend.

Presented annually, PGP grants are awarded to community-based organizations. The grants may be used for research, organizational capacity-building, grant- and funding-application assistance, or contractual services.

ASDD will use the funds to fund contractual services to support the nonprofit’s financial reporting. The nonprofit, which has been in operation for 45 years, provides training and employment opportunities to individuals with developmental disabilities.

WHAT:     Check Presentation
 
WHEN: Thursday, October 6, 2016, 1:00 p.m.
 
WHO: Wyatt Lobrano, District Director, Office of U.S. Representative Ralph Abraham (District 5)
Maria R. Trichell, Legislative Aide, Office of Louisiana State Representative Robert Johnson (District 28)
Doug Anderson, Sheriff, Avoyelles Parish
AJ Roy, President and CEO, The Cottonport Bank
Vickie Miller, Chief Compliance Officer and Community Development Officer, The Cottonport Bank
Michael Thevenot, Senior Loan Officer, The Cottonport Bank
Laura Dauzat, Board Member, The Cottonport Bank
Mary Nuss, President of the Board, The Cottonport Bank

Lauren Laborde, Executive Director, Avoyelles Society for the Developmentally Disabled

Scotty Scott, Board Member, Avoyelles Society for the Developmentally Disabled

Brenda Descant, Board Member, Avoyelles Society for the Developmentally Disabled

Patrick Bordelon, Board Member, Avoyelles Society for the Developmentally Disabled

Philip Bartell, Board Member, Avoyelles Society for the Developmentally Disabled

Van Roy, Board Member, Avoyelles Society for the Developmentally Disabled

Oscar Goody, Board Member, Avoyelles Society for the Developmentally Disabled

Darla Borden, Board Member, Avoyelles Society for the Developmentally Disabled

June Rabalais, Board Member, Avoyelles Society for the Developmentally Disabled

John Gagnard, Board Member, Avoyelles Society for the Developmentally Disabled

Bruce Hatton, VP and Affordable Housing Program Manager, FHLB Dallas
Eric Haar, VP and Director of Government and Industry Relations, FHLB Dallas
 
WHERE: 144 South Main Street
Marksville, Louisiana 71351

Contacts

Federal Home Loan Bank of Dallas
Corporate Communications, 214-441-8445
www.fhlb.com

Release Summary

The Cottonport Bank and FHLB Dallas to award $10K to nonprofit Avoyelles Society for the Developmentally Disabled at The Cottonport Bank offices at 144 South Main St., Marksville, LA on 10/6 at 1pm

Contacts

Federal Home Loan Bank of Dallas
Corporate Communications, 214-441-8445
www.fhlb.com