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Home Federal Bank Contributes $1,000 to Local Schools

Tuesday, April 14, 2015

SHREVEPORT, La—Home Federal Bank (“HFB”), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Home Federal Bancorp, Inc. of Louisiana (NASDAQ: HFBL), recently donated $1,000 to scholarship funds benefiting Bossier and Caddo parish students.

HFB gave $500 to the Caddo Career & Technology Center Scholarship Foundation. The Foundation provides scholarships for qualified Caddo Career & Technology Center seniors to assist with their college education after high school.

HFB also contributed $500 to the Bossier Parish School Board (BPSB) to fund scholarship programs for graduating seniors. Scholarships are awarded to two graduating seniors of a Bossier Parish high school who plan to pursue a degree in education at a Louisiana university. BPSB also awards scholarships to two graduating seniors who attend Bossier Parish Technical School and plan to pursue further education in a technical field.

“We are proud to partner with local schools and assist students as they pursue a higher education,” said Jim Barlow, president and CEO of HFB. “As a local bank we find it vital to encourage education and training of our local youth, and we consider these donations an investment in our community’s economy.”

Kasey Tompkins, assistant vice president and branch manager at HFB’s Youree Drive branch, presented the check to Kenneth Berg, principal of Caddo Career & Technology Center.

Caddo Kasey

Michele Dinsmore, assistant vice president and branch manager at HFB’s Viking Drive branch, presented the check to Billie Jo Brotherton, BPSB member; and Glen Bullard, BPSB president.

Bossier Glen

Home Federal Bancorp, Inc. of Louisiana is the holding company for Home Federal Bank which conducts business from its five full-service banking offices and one commercial lending agency office in northwest Louisiana. HFB is a full-service community bank committed to providing an unparalleled level of personal service while helping customers meet all their financial needs. Additional information is available at www.hfbla.com


Released by: Emily Price, Assistant VP / Home Federal / 318.841.5394 / emily.price@hfbla.com

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