First National Bank Teams with Homes Build Hope to Provide Affordable Housing
October 13, 2011
First National Bank Teams with Homes Build Hope to Provide Affordable Housing Westmoreland County Families Will Benefit from New Townhomes
Jeannette, PA – October 13, 2011
- Representatives from First National Bank of Pennsylvania joined leaders from Homes Build Hope, a service of Adelphoi USA, for a ribbon cutting ceremony to celebrate the completion of WEM Housing South Sixth Street Townhomes. The townhomes are a part of the South Sixth Street Revitalization.
According to Chad Ruffner, Executive Director of Homes Build Hope, the South Sixth Street Townhomes help meet a critical need for affordable housing in Westmoreland County. He also believes the South Sixth Street Revitalization effort can serve as a model for other communities. “This project shows what can be accomplished when non-profit organizations, government agencies and individuals come together with a common goal in mind,” notes Ruffner. “In this case, First National Bank came to the rescue at a critical time, and their funding made this vision a possibility.”
Robert Moorehead, Pittsburgh Region President, First National Bank, was on hand to share a few words at the ceremony. “First National Bank maintains a consistent commitment to strengthen the communities we serve. Partnering with Homes Build Hope to provide affordable housing is good for local residents, and it is positive for Westmoreland County. We’re very proud to be a part of this community revitalization effort which supports the broad mission of Adelphoi USA.”
The South Sixth Street Revitalization Project, considered one of the largest revitalization efforts in Westmoreland County history, is one phase of a large scale revitalization plan for Jeannette, which also includes the business district and industrial park area. It is a cooperative project of the City of Jeannette, Westmoreland Community Action, Homes Build Hope and the Westmoreland County Department of Planning and Development. About Homes Build Hope
Homes Build Hope is a private, non-profit organization providing affordable housing and support services to individuals and families in need. Through the renovation of properties, Homes Build Hope works to provide low-income families with homes while improving neighborhoods in Westmoreland County. About Adelphoi USA
Adelphoi USA is a private, non-profit agency dedicated to providing a continuum of quality services to youth and families. Headquartered in Latrobe, PA, the agency offers exemplary and affordable human service programs that assist persons in need from Pennsylvania, Delaware
and West Virginia. These services are provided through five subsidiary corporations: Adelphoi
Village, Dr. Robert Ketterer Charter School, Homes Build Hope, Adelphoi Education and Adelphoi Foundation, Inc. About First National Bank of Pennsylvania
First National Bank of Pennsylvania, the largest subsidiary of F.N.B. Corporation (NYSE: FNB), has over 230 full-service locations in Pennsylvania and Ohio, and loan production offices in Florida. About F.N.B. Corporation
F.N.B. Corporation, headquartered in Hermitage, PA, is a diversified financial services company with total assets of $9.9 billion. F.N.B. Corporation is a leading provider of commercial and retail banking, leasing, wealth management, insurance, merchant banking and consumer finance services in Pennsylvania and Ohio, where it owns and operates First National Bank of Pennsylvania, First National Trust Company, First National Investment Services Company, LLC, F.N.B. Investment Advisors, Inc., First National Insurance Agency, LLC, F.N.B. Capital Corporation, LLC, Regency Finance Company and F.N.B. Commercial Leasing. It also operates consumer finance offices in Kentucky and Tennessee.
The common stock of F.N.B. Corporation trades on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol “FNB” and is included in Standard & Poor’s SmallCap 600 Index with the Global Industry Classification Standard (GICS) Regional Banks Sub-Industry Index. Investor information is available on F.N.B. Corporation’s Web site at www.fnbcorporation.com.
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