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Banks Partner to Award $23K PGP Grant to Neighborhood STRONG


12:00 p.m., Tuesday, August 14, 211 East Shepherd Avenue, Lufkin,

Austin Bank, Southside Bank, Citizens National Bank and the Federal Home
Loan Bank of Dallas (FHLB Dallas) will award $23,000 in Partnership
Grant Program (PGP) funds to Neighborhood STRONG, a nonprofit
organization focused on enhancing the quality of life of the residents
of Wards 1 and 2 in Lufkin, Texas. The organization partners with other
local organizations to assist homeowners in enhancing and renovating
their properties.

Representatives from the banks and the nonprofit will attend a check
presentation at noon on Tuesday, August 14, 2018, at Neighborhood
STRONG's offices at 211 East Shepherd Avenue, Suite 110 in Lufkin,
Texas. The media is encouraged to attend.

PGP awards are matched by the member's contribution to a CBO of $500 up
to $4,000 at a 3:1 ratio 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. In 2018, FHLB Dallas is awarding $300,000
in Partnership Grant Program (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 will be awarded
to the organizations.

For more information about the PGP, visit



Check Presentation
WHEN: 12:00 p.m., Tuesday, August 14, 2018

State Representative Trent Ashby (TX-57), Senior Vice
President, Business Development, Citizens National Bank

Terry Fauble, Senior Vice President, Lufkin Location
President, Austin Bank

Debbie Braune, Senior Vice President, Risk Management/CRA
Officer, Austin Bank

Malcolm Deason, Senior Vice President, Commercial Lender,
Southside Bank

Jay Shands, East Texas Regional President, Southside Bank

Brooke Mott, Vice President, CRA Officer, Southside Bank

Jon Moore, Senior Vice President, Central Regional Manager,
Citizens National Bank

Chase Luce, Assistant Vice President, Citizens National
Bank, Board Member, Neighborhood STRONG

Maria Enriquez-Anderson, Assistant Vice President, Citizens
National Bank

David Jenkins, Assistant Vice President, Citizens National

Susan Callahan, CRA Officer, Citizens National Bank

Wayne Lawrence, Executive Director, Neighborhood STRONG

Mark Loya, Senior Affordable Housing Analyst, FHLB Dallas


Neighborhood STRONG

211 East Shepherd Avenue, Suite 110

Lufkin, Texas 75901


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