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Apr 02, 2015, 06:13 ET Economic Development Program Advances and EDP Plus Grants Provide Capital for Start-Ups

Starting or growing a small business is a challenge, especially when it comes to finding project financing. Fortunately for local entrepreneurs, the...


Apr 01, 2015, 04:24 ET SNAP Grant Covers Repairs for Tupelo Homeowner

Romona Vaughn, 68, knows firsthand how the Special Needs Assistance Program (SNAP) can improve daily living. She was awarded a SNAP grant in 2009 for ...


Mar 30, 2015, 04:07 ET Fashion-Forward Boutique Discovers Grant from First State Bank and FHLB Dallas to be a Perfect Fit

The small town of Waynesboro, Mississippi may have only 5,000 people and three stop lights, but you'll find a big success here in Reverie Boutique –...


Mar 26, 2015, 06:09 ET Construction Starts on Project for Disabled Veterans, Thanks to $500K Grant

Texas is home to more than 1.6 million veterans, second only to California in veteran population, according to a 2012 U.S. Census Bureau report. The...


Mar 25, 2015, 07:43 ET Leaky Roof Repaired, Thanks to SNAP Grant From BankPlus and FHLB Dallas

When it was raining outside at Jenice Luckett's home, her grandchildren would say, "Grandma, it's raining in your living room!" All she could do to...


Mar 25, 2015, 07:28 ET Natchez Resident Receives New Roof Thanks to SNAP Grant from Concordia Bank and FHLB Dallas

Johnny Hardin's blood pressure rose every time it rained. His leaky roof caused him significant stress and extra work. He had to use kitchen pots to...


Mar 20, 2015, 01:03 ET Mississippi Governor and Legislature Commend FHLB Dallas on 25th Anniversary of Affordable Housing Program

Governor Phil Bryant yesterday met with representatives of the Federal Home Loan Bank of Dallas (FHLB Dallas). FHLB Dallas also was recognized by the ...


Mar 13, 2015, 06:47 ET SNAP Grant from Concordia Bank and FHLB Dallas Helps Save Home from Unlikely Hazard

Mature trees normally provide more than beauty and shade to a home. They often add significant value. But that wasn't the case with a towering oak...


Mar 12, 2015, 04:44 ET HELP Grant Provides First Home for Single Mother

Taloria Crenshaw, 23, knew it was time to leave the nest. She and her 2-year-old son, Blaise, were living with her parents while she worked as an...


Mar 04, 2015, 06:23 ET New Mexico Governor Proclaims March to be "25th Anniversary of the Affordable Housing Program"

A resolution honoring the Affordable Housing Program (AHP) from the Federal Home Loan Bank of Dallas (FHLB Dallas) was announced today on the floor...


Feb 26, 2015, 12:38 ET Federal Home Loan Bank of Dallas Offers $7.6 Million in Affordable Housing Program Grants

The Federal Home Loan Bank of Dallas (FHLB Dallas) is pleased to announce it is offering, through its member institutions, $7.6 million in Affordable ...


Feb 26, 2015, 07:08 ET Renaissance Gateway Apartments Get New Lease on Life with Grant from IBERIABANK and FHLB Dallas

The 208-unit Renaissance Gateway Apartments in Baton Rouge were dedicated yesterday with a ceremonial ribbon-cutting event. The $28 million project...


Feb 25, 2015, 05:35 ET Texas Senate Honors FHLB Dallas on 25th Anniversary of Affordable Housing Program

Texas State Senator Eddie Lucio, Jr. (D-27) on Monday announced Senate Resolution No. 211 on the floor of the Texas Senate. The proclamation honors...


Feb 20, 2015, 05:51 ET Holy Angels' Madonna Hall Dormitory Renovations Completed with Help from $385K Affordable Housing Program Grant

A grand opening celebration was held yesterday in Shreveport, Louisiana, on the campus of Holy Angels residential facility. Extensive renovations to...


Feb 19, 2015, 05:17 ET Federal Home Loan Bank of Dallas Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year Operating Results

The Federal Home Loan Bank of Dallas (Bank) today reported net income of $10.8 million for the quarter ended December 31, 2014. For the year ended...


Feb 19, 2015, 04:43 ET SNAP Provides New Roof to Retired Natchez Woman, Announces FHLB Dallas

Linda Faye Blanton spent many of her working years as the overnight manager at a center for battered women. It was a stressful job but a rewarding...


Feb 11, 2015, 06:34 ET Special-Needs Grant Helps Houston Woman Fix Home

Wanda Richardson has been living on disability income since first being diagnosed with chronic pancreatitis 15 years ago. The high cost of covering...


Feb 10, 2015, 07:24 ET Special Needs Assistance Program Helps Family Repair Two Homes

When it rained, it poured for 62-year-old Odell Mathews of Monroe, Louisiana. Rainstorms meant the hallway of his home would collect water because of ...


Feb 05, 2015, 09:57 ET Arkansas State Legislature Honors FHLB Dallas on 25th Anniversary of Affordable Housing Program

Arkansas State Senator Jake Files (R-8) today announced Senate Resolution 515, and State Representative George McGill (D-78) presented a House...


Feb 04, 2015, 07:30 ET Arkansas State House and Senate to Issue Proclamation Honoring 25th Anniversary of Affordable Housing Program

Please join State Senator Jake Files in the Senate chamber at 11:30 a.m. and State Representative George McGill in the House chamber at 1:30 p.m. as...


Jan 29, 2015, 11:49 ET 'Dancing All the Way to the Bank' Gets New Meaning for Dance Studio that Expands with Help from Grant Program

Professional dancer Crystal Pickering never planned to open her own dance studio. Then the Texas native, whose 28-year career includes Broadway...


Jan 29, 2015, 01:03 ET Once-Vacant Nursing Home to Become Apartments for Homeless and Low-Income Households, Thanks in Part to an Affordable Housing Grant

A once-vacant nursing home will soon become affordable housing for homeless and socioeconomically disadvantaged residents, thanks in part to a...


Jan 26, 2015, 06:07 ET SNAP Funds from FHLB Dallas Get Snapped Up to Assist Special-Needs Homeowners

It took only 11 days for $750,000 from the Special Needs Assistance Program (SNAP) to be allocated to more than 30 member financial institutions of...


Jan 07, 2015, 04:39 ET FHLB Dallas Announces New Board Chairman and Vice Chairman

The Federal Home Loan Bank of Dallas (FHLB Dallas) is pleased to announce the election of Joseph F. Quinlan, Jr. as Chairman and R. Michael Rigby as...


Jan 06, 2015, 06:51 ET Banker-Turned-Pizza Chef Gets the Dough Rolling with EDP Plus Grant from Southern Bancorp and FHLB Dallas

Former commercial banker Toney Livingston and his wife, Sandy, decided in 2014 it was time to work for themselves. They wanted to be the 'big...