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There is a real need in this community to provide affordable housing for our most vulnerable."

 - Kathy Laborde, president and CEO of Gulf Coast Housing Partnership

Grants and Advances that Fund Hope

FHLB Dallas offers specialized grant and advance programs to assist our members in financing affordable housing and economic development in the communities they serve. Our Community Investment programs are here to help our members and their communities thrive. 

Community Development Programs Touch Thousands

FHLB Dallas' Community Investment programs are committed to supporting the housing and economic growth activities in our five-state District of Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi, New Mexico, and Texas.

Since 1990, more than $261 million in AHP and AHP set-aside grants have been awarded through our members to assist more than 48,500 individuals and families with their housing needs.

Whether you are converting a historic downtown building into a senior-living community or financing a start-up company in an underserved area, FHLB Dallas has the resources to help ensure your community development puzzle is complete. Discover how our programs can benefit you today.

Grant Programs Include:

  • Housing Assistance for Veterans (HAVEN) provides home-modification grants through member institutions to assist veterans and service members who were disabled by an injury during active duty since September 11, 2001

  • Economic Development Program Plus (EDPPlus) grants are noncompetitive, small business grants, available through member institutions, which are awarded in conjunction with EDP advances (see below) to fund economic development in members' communities

​Advance Programs Include:

  • Community Investment Program (CIP) provides favorably priced advances to assist members in funding affordable housing, qualified economic development projects, and community revitalization in targeted communities

  • Economic Development Program (EDP) provides favorably priced advances to assist members in funding qualified economic development projects and community revitalization in targeted communities

  • Disaster Relief Program (DRP) provides favorably priced advances to support recovery efforts in officially declared disaster areas in FHLB Dallas' District




Call Community Investment at 800.362.2944.