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Richardson Adult Literacy Center Receives $16K PGP Grant


10:00 a.m., Wednesday, August 8, 707 East Arapaho Road, Richardson,

The Richardson Adult Literacy Center received a $16,000
Partnership Grant Program (PGP) grant from LegacyTexas Bank and the
Federal Home Loan Bank of Dallas (FHLB Dallas) to support operational
and administrative costs for the center's "ESL for Adults" program. The
program helps adult students improve their English to become
workforce-ready, enhance job skills, obtain U.S. citizenship and fully
engage in the community. Media is invited to attend the check
presentation at 10:00 a.m., Wednesday, August 8, 2018, at 707
East Arapaho Road in Richardson.

PGP awards provide 3:1 matches of member contributions to provide grants
up to $12,000 that help promote and strengthen relationships between
community-based organizations and FHLB Dallas members. The PGP also
complements the development activities fostered by FHLB Dallas'
Affordable Housing and Community Investment programs. For 2018, FHLB
Dallas has awarded $300,000 in PGP funds through 31 member institutions
to assist 32 community-based organizations. Combined with the $114,010
contributed by FHLB Dallas members, a total of $414,010 has been awarded
to the organizations.

WHAT:   Check Presentation
WHEN: 10:00 a.m., Wednesday, August 8, 2018
WHO: Mark Solomon, Mayor Pro Tempore, City of Richardson
Mabel Simpson, Councilmember, City of Richardson
Scott Dunn, Councilmember, City of Richardson
Mary Bedosky, Vice President, Banking Center Manager,
LegacyTexas Bank, Richardson
Katie Patterson, Executive Director, Richardson Adult
Literacy Center
Ginger Tonne, Board President, Richardson Adult Literacy
Ted Ellis, Board Treasurer, Richardson Adult Literacy Center
Camille Garcia, Board Secretary, Richardson Adult Literacy
Eric Haar, Vice President, Director of Government and
Industry Relations, FHLB Dallas
Denise Schmitt, Assistant Vice President, Community
Investment Operations Manager, FHLB Dallas
WHERE: LegacyTexas Banking Center
707 East Arapaho Road
Richardson, Texas 75081

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