Wells Fargo and FHLB Dallas Award Nearly $20K in Partnership Grants to Community Organizations

| Source: Federal Home Loan Bank of Dallas

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M., Dec. 6, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Please join representatives from Wells Fargo and the Federal Home Loan Bank of Dallas (FHLB Dallas) at noon on Wednesday, December 12, 2012, as they present $19,772 in Partnership Grant Program (PGP) funds to two community-based organizations.

The New Mexico Project for Financial Literacy (NMPFL) will receive a $13,772 partnership grant to assist with a new financial care giving course for caregivers of seniors. A $6,000 partnership grant will assist the Albuquerque Affordable Housing Coalition with operating and administrative expenses.

FHLB Dallas awarded $225,000 in grants through its PGP this year. The program provides funding for the operational needs of community-based organizations involved in affordable housing and community development.

WHEN 12:00 p.m. Wednesday, December 12, 2012  
WHO: Pat Nie, Vice President, Community Development, Wells Fargo
  Jennifer Riordan, Vice President, Community & Media Relations, Wells Fargo
  Louis Kolker, Chairman, Albuquerque Affordable Housing Coalition
  Vicki Van Horn, Executive Director, New Mexico Project for Financial Literacy
  Greg Hettrick, Vice President and Director of Community Investment, Federal Home Loan Bank of Dallas
WHERE:   Supportive Housing Coalition of New Mexico
  202 Central Avenue SE, Suite 300 (3rd Floor)
  Albuquerque, NM 87102
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(214) 441-8445