Banks Partner to Announce $8K Grant for Louisiana Nonprofit to Help Empower Youth

3:30 p.m. Thursday, October 3; 901 Mudd Avenue, Lafayette

LAFAYETTE, La.--()--Home Bank and the Federal Home Loan Bank of Dallas (FHLB Dallas) will award $8,000 in Partnership Grant Program (PGP) funds to A New Vision Leadership Foundation of Acadiana (New Vision), which provides empowerment and educational opportunities to middle and high school students to become leaders through S.T.E.M. educational services. The grant will be used for organizational capacity building and fundraising efforts.

The media is encouraged to join local dignitaries and bank representatives at a check presentation at 3:30 p.m. Thursday, October 3, 2019, at Domingue Recreation Center at 901 Mudd Avenue in Lafayette.

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:

 

3:30 p.m. Thursday, October 3

 

 

 

WHO:

 

Shaneá M. Nelson, Director, Lafayette Consolidated Government

 

 

Darren Guidry, Executive Vice President, Chief Credit Officer, Home Bank

 

 

Joe Zanco, Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer, Home Bank

 

 

Brandon Kelly, Vice President, Community Reinvestment Act Officer, Home Bank

 

 

Erica Williams, Executive Director, A New Vision Leadership Foundation of Acadiana

 

 

Melanie Dill, Community and Economic Development Product Manager, FHLB Dallas

 

 

 

WHERE:

 

Domingue Recreation Center

 

 

901 Mudd Avenue

 

 

Lafayette, Louisiana 70501

 

Contacts

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

Release Summary

A New Vision Leadership Foundation of Acadiana will receive $8K to help empower Lafayette youth through STEM educational services on Oct. 3 at 3:30pm

Contacts

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