Congressman Bennie Thompson Joins FHLB Dallas, Planters Bank for Tour of Greenville Housing Complex

11:00 a.m. Today 1500 Ed Gray Drive, Greenville

GREENVILLE, Miss.--()--Congressman Bennie Thompson, D-MS, will join representatives from the Federal Home Loan Bank of Dallas (FHLB Dallas) and Planters Bank and Trust Company (Planters Bank) for a one-hour tour and meet-and-greet at the Reserves of Gray Park. The Reserves of Gray Park is a 42-unit apartment community for families built with the help of a $224,000 Affordable Housing Program (AHP) grant from Planters Bank and FHLB Dallas.

The tour will begin at 11:00 a.m. today at the Reserves of Gray Park at 1500 Ed Gray Drive in Greenville. The media is encouraged to attend.

The AHP grant was awarded to the Greater Greenville Housing and Revitalization Association, Inc. (GGHRA) in 2018. The GGHRA develops safe, affordable and decent housing and promotes revitalization activities in Greenville.

The AHP assists FHLB Dallas member institutions like Planters Bank in financing the purchase, construction and/or rehabilitation of homes, benefiting households with incomes at or below 80 percent of the area’s median income. In 2018, FHLB Dallas awarded $14 million in grants to 29 affordable housing projects that helped create or rehabilitate 1,853 housing units.

For more information about the AHP, visit fhlb.com/ahp.

WHAT:

Tour and Meet-and-Greet with Congressman Bennie Thompson and the GGHRA

 

 

WHEN:

11:00 a.m., Thursday, August 1, 2019

 

 

WHO:

Bennie Thompson, U.S. Representative, D-MS

 

Daniel Boggs, CEO, Greater Greenville Housing and Revitalization Association, Inc.

Parker England, Greenville Market President, Planters Bank

Chris Lewis, Community Reinvestment Officer, Planters Bank

Dianne Bolen, Board of Directors, FHLB Dallas

 

Angela Curry, Affordable Housing Advisory Council, FHLB Dallas

 

Greg Hettrick, First Vice President and Director of Community Investment, FHLB Dallas

 

Eric Haar, Director of Government and Industry Relations, FHLB Dallas

 

 

WHERE:

The Reserves of Gray Park

 

1500 Ed Gray Drive

 

Greenville, Mississippi 38701

 

Contacts

Corporate Communications
Federal Home Loan Bank of Dallas
fhlb.com
(214) 441-8445

Contacts

Corporate Communications
Federal Home Loan Bank of Dallas
fhlb.com
(214) 441-8445