Richardson Adult Literacy Center to Receive $12K Grant from FHLB Dallas, LegacyTexas Bank

***MEDIA ADVISORY: Monday, August 17 at 5:30 p.m.***

Aug 14, 2015, 17:00 ET from Federal Home Loan Bank of Dallas

RICHARDSON, Texas, Aug. 14, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Federal Home Loan Bank of Dallas (FHLB Dallas) and LegacyTexas Bank, an FHLB Dallas member institution, will present a $12,000 Partnership Grant Program (PGP) check to the Richardson Adult Literacy Center (RALC) at 5:30 p.m., Monday, August 17, 2015, at the Richardson Public Library. The media is encouraged to attend, and details are below. RALC will use the funds to cover costs associated with its "ESL for Adults" and "ESL for Parents" programs.

PGP awards provide grants up to $12,000 to community-based organizations (CBOs). The funds may be used for research, organizational capacity-building, grant- and funding-application assistance, or contractual services. Through PGP awards, FHLB Dallas matches a member's contribution to a CBO of $500 up to $4,000 at a 3:1 ratio. The grants are offered via a lottery system once a year through FHLB Dallas members. In 2015, $225,000 was awarded. For more information, visit

Check Presentation

5:30 p.m., Monday, August 17, 2015

Mary Bedosky,
VP, Banking Center Manager, LegacyTexas; and Richardson Adult Literacy Center Board President,
Katie Patterson, Executive Director, Richardson Adult Literacy Center
Kay Carroll, AVP, CRA Officer, LegacyTexas
Wendi Costlow, SVP, Chief Marketing Officer, LegacyTexas
Chuck Eikenberg, EVP, Community Banking, LegacyTexas
Bruce Hatton, Manager, Affordable Housing Program, FHLB Dallas

Richardson Public Library
Second Floor Conference Room
900 Civic Center Drive
Richardson, Texas 75080


Corporate Communications
Federal Home Loan Bank of Dallas
(214) 441-8445

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