$14,000 in Grant Funds to Be Awarded to Nonprofit in Baton Rouge
BATON ROUGE, La.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov 19, 2019--
Three Baton Rouge community banks – Home Bank, Hancock Whitney, Investar Bank – along with the Federal Home Loan Bank of Dallas (FHLB Dallas) will present $14,000 in Partnership Grant Program (PGP) funds to the Scotlandville Community Development Corporation.
The PGP funds will help Scotlandville Community Development Corporation identify and reach out to people who are contemplating the purchase of their first home. Scotlandville Community Development Corporation will then educate the prospective buyers on everything they need to know and do.
The media is encouraged to join local dignitaries and bank representatives at a check presentation at noon on Thursday, November 21, at 1920 Goudchaux Street in Baton Rouge.
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.
Noon, Thursday, November 21, 2019
Brandon Kelly, Vice President, Community Reinvestment Act Officer, Home Bank
Courtney de la Bretonne Hart, Assistant Vice President, Senior Regional Marketing Manager, Hancock Whitney
Ryan Finnan, Executive Vice President, Consumer and Business Banking President, Investar Bank
Pat McCallister-LeDuff, President, Scotlandville Community Development Corporation
Melanie Dill, Community and Economic Development Product Manager, FHLB Dallas
Scotlandville Community Development Corporation
1920 Goudchaux Street
Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70807
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