JD Bank Donated Over $43,000 to United Way - JD Bank

JD Bank recently donated $43,718 to United Way of Southwest Louisiana, and the donation is a combination of the bank’s corporate gift and the 2015 Employee Campaign.

Through this donation the regional United Way office will continue to focus on education, income and health in Southwest Louisiana.

In 2015, JD Bank President & CEO Boyd Boudreaux served as Vice Chair of the United Way of Southwest Louisiana’s Board of Directors. Boudreaux is serving as Chairman of the Board for 2016. Tony Hulsey, the Vice President Branch Manager of the Jennings – Main office, served as the Jeff Davis Parish Chair for the United Way of Southwest Louisiana Campaign Cabinet.

The Carlyss, Hwy 14, Iowa, Kirby and Lake Arthur branches and the Loan Services office were all recognized by United Way of Southwest Louisiana with Silver Awards for Employee Recognition. The honor is bestowed when the per capita employee giving is between $100 and $199. The Nelson Road and McNeese locations were recognized with Bronze Awards for a per capita employee giving between $50 and $99.

The Carlyss, Hwy 14, Iowa, Kirby and Lake Arthur branches and the Loan Services office were recognized with Silver Awards by United Way of Southwest Louisiana for employee giving. The Nelson Road and McNeese locations were recognized with Bronze Awards.

The result of the support of the 2015 Corporate Cornerstone companies like JD Bank is that 100 percent of all employee contributions were channeled to create a collective impact in southwest Louisiana.

JD Bank Vice President Trust Officer Michael Zaglool served on the 2015-2016 Community Investment Committee as a member of the Program Committee. Members of this committee are responsible for the stewardship of the contributions and make recommendations to the United Way of Southwest Louisiana Board of Directors.

Founded in 1947, JD Bank is Louisiana’s Community Bank, a full-service bank offering personal and business services with 24 locations across southwest Louisiana and online and mobile banking.

Pictured: JD Bank recently presented a donation to United Way of Southwest Louisiana. From left: Judy Duhon, Sr. VP – Chief Human Resources Officer, Carly Leonards, Executive VP-Chief Operating Officer, Boyd Boudreaux, President & CEO, Tony Hulsey, VP Branch Manager of Jennings-Main, and Becky Ainsworth, United Way of Southwest La. Director of Resource Development.