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Homestead Funds’ Silver Anniversary

October 16, 2015

Homestead Funds turned 25 in 2015, a milestone we celebrated with our shareholders, colleagues and many in the rural electric cooperative community who provided the vision and leadership necessary for our start. In these short videos, directors, staff and members of the cooperative community share their thoughts on what makes us unique.

We’re part of the family.

Doug Johnson, CEO Blue Ridge Electric, and Mark Rose, Manager of Bluebonnet Electric Cooperative, discuss the value of Homestead’s being part of the NRECA family.


Our heritage is key.

Tony Marinello, a founding member of Homestead Funds’ board of directors and retired NRECA executive, discusses how and why the fund company got its start.


Our focus is you.

Employees Raymond Scott Jr. and Megan McFarland talk about their approach to client service and what they think makes Homestead Funds unique.


We build lasting relationships.

Cooperative Finance Corporation’s CEO Sheldon Petersen and Homestead Funds’ CEO Steve Kaszynski discuss the fund company’s mission and focus.