Richardson Adult Literacy Center Receives $16K PGP Grant

The Richardson Adult Literacy Center & LegacyTexas Bank and the Federal Home Loan Bank of Dallas (FHLB Dallas)

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.

Media is invited to attend check presentation on 8/8 as LegacyTexas Bank and @FHLBDallas award the Richardson Adult Literacy Center $16K grant.

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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 Center
    Ted Ellis, Board Treasurer, Richardson Adult Literacy Center
    Camille Garcia, Board Secretary, Richardson Adult Literacy Center
    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
  • : The Richardson Adult Literacy Center & LegacyTexas Bank and the Federal Home Loan Bank of Dallas (FHLB Dallas)