Banks to Award $8K in Grants to Lauderdale County Habitat for Humanity

10:00 a.m. Tuesday, September 24; 1001 29th Avenue, Meridian

MERIDIAN, Miss.--()--BankPlus and the Federal Home Loan Bank of Dallas (FHLB Dallas) will award $8,000 in Partnership Grant Program (PGP) funds to the Lauderdale County Habitat for Humanity, a nonprofit organization that provides safe and secure housing for low-income working families. The grant will be used to support the production of a new marketing plan intended to increase the number of volunteers and financial supporters.

The media is encouraged to join local dignitaries and bank representatives at a check presentation at 10:00 a.m. Tuesday, September 24, 2019, at 1001 29th Avenue in Meridian, Mississippi.

The structure of the PGP enables FHLB Dallas member institutions to contribute $500 to $4,000 to a community-based organization (CBO), which FHLB Dallas matches at a 3:1 ratio.

For more information about the PGP, visit fhlb.com/pgp.

WHAT:

Check Presentation

 

 

WHEN:

10:00 a.m. Tuesday, September 24, 2019

 

 

WHO:

Mark Ouellette, First Vice President and Director of Affordable Housing, BankPlus

 

David Johnson, Senior Vice President and Director of Community Development, BankPlus

 

Leon Harris, President – East Central Mississippi, BankPlus

 

Debbie Young, Senior Lending Assistant, Bank Plus and Board Director, Lauderdale County Habitat for Humanity

 

Monica Bradley, Executive Director, Lauderdale County Habitat for Humanity

 

Jane Collins, Community Outreach Coordinator, Lauderdale County Habitat for Humanity

 

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

 

Denise Schmitt, Community Investment Operations Manager, FHLB Dallas

 

 

WHERE:

Lauderdale County Habitat for Humanity

 

1001 29th Avenue

 

Meridian, Mississippi 39302

 

Contacts

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

Release Summary

Media is invited to attend a check presentation at 10a.m. on Sept. 24. BankPlus and FHLB Dallas will award $8K to Lauderdale County Habitat.

Contacts

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