Plumas Bank and Federal Home Loan Bank team up to donate $ 75,000 to fight forest fires

Plumas Bank recently announced that it has donated $ 50,000 to the Dixie Fire Fund to provide disaster relief and long-term revitalization for communities affected by the largest wildfire in history. from California. Today, Plumas Bank announced that it has secured an additional $ 25,000 in matching funds from the Federal Home Loan Bank of San Francisco. To date, the Dixie Fire Fund has raised over $ 220,000. The fund is administered by the Community Foundation of Northern Nevada.

“We are grateful for our partnership with Federal Home Loan Bank San Francisco and appreciate their support in helping Plumas Bank meet the urgent needs of our local communities,” commented President and CEO Andrew J. Ryback.

“Plumas Bank has served our northeastern communities through good and bad times for over four decades, and we are committed to helping our customers and neighbors whose lives have been devastated by the Dixie fire. Helping those in need is always a priority for Plumas Bank, and we hope our contribution will make a difference as our community begins the process of rebuilding, ”said Ryback.

“Recovery from forest fire damage requires meeting the immediate needs of affected families, as well as developing and supporting long-term strategies to rebuild the economies of affected communities,” said Marietta Núñez, vice-president. Senior President and Head of Community Investments at FHLBank San. Francois. “We are delighted to be able to match the generous donation our member Plumas Bank has made to the Dixie Fire Fund.

Bernadine J. Perkins