CLINTON, NC – Cape Fear Farm Credit welcomes Martin Jackson to the team as a Special Asset Loan Officer. With an undergrad degree from NC State, MBA from Methodist University, and previous experience in banking and finance, Jackson has desired a career in agricultural lending.
Born and raised in the Clement community in Sampson County, Jackson grew up on his family’s farm land. He and his wife McKenzie, from Wallace, NC, both have a strong connection to agriculture and own poultry houses of their own. They reside near their family farm land with their two children, Fuller and Campbell.
Jackson is honored to be a part of Cape Fear Farm Credit and to have the opportunity to assist those within agriculture, and their families, achieve their goals and dreams.
FAYETTEVILLE, NC - AgCarolina Farm Credit, Cape Fear Farm Credit, and Carolina Farm Credit are proud to announce the fundraising results of the first annual Pull for Youth Charity Sporting Clays events benefitting NC 4-H and FFA.
A donation of $103,000 will be split evenly between North Carolina 4-H and FFA from the Farm Credit Associations of North Carolina. Funds were raised in conjunction with the three Pull for Youth sporting clays events held across North Carolina with over 350 shooting participants and 150 volunteers.
Over 150 businesses and organizations contributed to the pool of funds, including statewide $5,000 sponsors – American Forest Management, Hog Slat, House of Raeford - and the three Farm Credit Associations of North Carolina.
“The Pull for Youth sporting clays shoots across our state have been an overwhelming success,” said the three Association CEOs in a joint statement. “The response by those who participated, volunteered, and donated to the cause are a clear indicator that agriculture will remain the leading industry in our state. By providing funds to NC 4-H and FFA, the Farm Credit Associations of North Carolina and our Pull for Youth sponsors are working together to make sure tomorrow’s leaders in agriculture have a bright future. We are thankful for all of those who played a part in the success of Pull for Youth and we look forward to another great year in 2018.”
A full list of businesses and organizations who sponsored Pull for Youth are available via www.farmcreditofnc.com/pullforyouth.
The Farm Credit Associations of NC are AgCarolina Farm Credit, Cape Fear Farm Credit, and Carolina Farm Credit. They are farmer owned financial cooperatives with headquarters in Raleigh, Fayetteville, and Statesville respectively. They are the leading provider of credit to farmers in North Carolina. The Associations have over $3.5 billion in loans and commitments outstanding to over 14,500 North Carolina farmers. Loans are made to finance land, homes, farm buildings, operating expenses, livestock and equipment, as well as other purposes. Credit life insurance, crop insurance, appraisal services, and leasing are also available through the Farm Credit Associations of NC.
FAYETTEVILLE, NC – Ag Carolina Farm Credit, Cape Fear Farm Credit, and Carolina Farm credit are proud to announce the donation of $26,000 from employees and directors for Hurricane Harvey and Hurricane Irma relief efforts. Farm Credit matched the employee funds for a total of $52,000.
Fundraisers were available to employees and directors during the fourth quarter of 2017 with the proceeds being donated to the Hurricane Relief efforts. Farm Credit matched each employee’s contributions for a total of $52,000.
The funds were sent to Samaritan’s Purse to be distributed as necessary. Samaritan’s Purse set up five disaster relief units in Texas to equip staff and volunteers as they served residents
recovering from Hurricane Harvey and its aftermath. Samaritan’s Purse delivered critically needed supplies to storm survivors and affected families of Hurricane Irma.
"Samaritan's Purse is grateful for Farm Credit and their employees who've made a very generous gift in support of our work responding to the recent hurricanes that have affected Texas, Florida and the Caribbean. Our work is intense and important. Having Farm Credit, come along side of us by supporting our work and the victims of these storms financially is a huge blessing to the people and communities affected. We thank the Lord for you all." – Jim Loscheider, Vice President Donor Ministries
Hurricane Harvey and Hurricane Irma impacted many of the people, highways, homes, businesses, and farming operations throughout the southern part of the United States, especially Texas and Florida. Farm Credit serves many of the areas affected by the disaster. The mission of the Farm Credit System is to be there for the agricultural and rural communities through good times and bad.
We are excited to announce that we are remodeling our office in Dunn, located at 400 W. Broad Street, to better serve our customers. Effective October 10, 2017, we will be serving our customers from a nearby temporary location,
600 N. Ellis Avenue, Dunn, NC 28334.
We expect to move back to our newly renovated office by Fall of 2018.
Cape Fear Farm Credit is hiring employees and interns to work with us supporting North Carolina agriculture. Get more details and apply today!
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