AUSTIN, Texas, Nov. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Please join representatives from Comerica Bank and the Federal Home Loan Bank of Dallas (FHLB Dallas) at 7:15 p.m., Thursday, November 13, 2014, at For the City Center, 500 East St. Johns Ave., Austin, as they present a $20,000 Partnership Grant Program (PGP) award to the Economic Growth Business Incubator (EGBI). The presentation is part of a fundraising event for EGBI. Tickets are $100 each; tables are $450 (seating for eight).
EGBI is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization, based in east Austin that serves micro-entrepreneurs from underserved communities in the Austin area. The PGP award will be used for grant-writing services and operational expenses.
Comerica Bank, a member of FHLB Dallas, participates in the Partnership Grant Program (PGP), which provides funding for the operational needs of community-based organizations involved in affordable housing and economic development. FHLB Dallas matches a member's cash contribution to a community-based organization of $500 up to $5,000 at a 3:1 ratio. In 2014, FHLB Dallas presented $225,000 in PGP awards through its members.
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WHEN: Fourth Annual Celebrating Success Event
6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m., Thursday, November 13, 2014
7:15 p.m. – Comerica Bank & FHLB Dallas Check Presentation
WHO: Al Lopez, Executive Director, Economic Growth Business Incubator
Nayeli Gallegos, Market Analyst, Economic Growth Business Incubator
Lueretha Slack, Vice President & North Texas CRA Market Manager, Comerica Bank
Tim Klitch, Austin Market President, Comerica Bank
Mike Gerber, Executive Director, City of Austin Housing Authority
Bruce Hatton, Manager, Affordable Housing Program, FHLB Dallas
WHERE: For the City Center
500 East St. Johns Ave.
Austin, Texas 78752
Federal Home Loan Bank of Dallas
SOURCE Federal Home Loan Bank of Dallas