07 Jun Avantisteam Reports PDL Community Bancorp : Official notification to shareholde…
06/07/2020 | 12:21pm EDT
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
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May 15, 2020
Dear Fellow Stockholder:
We cordially invite you to attend the 2020 Annual Meeting of Stockholders of PDL Community Bancorp. The Annual Meeting will be held at our administrative office located at 2244 Westchester Avenue, Bronx, New York 10462 on June 9, 2020, at 10:00 a.m., local time.
The enclosed Notice of Annual Meeting and Proxy Statement describe the formal business to be transacted. During the Annual Meeting we will also report on the operations of PDL Community Bancorp. Also enclosed for your review is our Annual Report for the year ended December 31, 2019, which contains information concerning our activities and operating performance.
The business to be conducted at the Annual Meeting consists of the election of directors and the ratification of the appointment of Mazars USA LLP as independent registered public accounting firm for the year ending December 31, 2020. The Board of Directors has determined that the matters to be considered at the Annual Meeting are in the best interest of PDL Community Bancorp and its stockholders, and the Board of Directors unanimously recommends a vote “FOR” each matter to be considered.
On behalf of the Board of Directors, please carefully read the Proxy Statement and other proxy materials and sign, date and return the enclosed Proxy Card as soon as possible in the postage-paid envelope provided, even if, in light of the information provided in the enclosed Notice of Annual Meeting, you plan to attend the Annual Meeting. You may also authorize your proxy via the Internet or by telephone. Information and applicable deadlines for voting through the Internet or by telephone are set forth in the enclosed Proxy Card instructions. This will not prevent you from voting in person, but will ensure that your vote is counted if you determine not to attend the Annual Meeting. Your vote is important, regardless of the number of shares that you own.
We make proxy materials available to our stockholders on the Internet. Our Proxy Statement and 2019 Annual Report are available at www.proxydocs.com/PDLB. You also may authorize your proxy via the Internet by following the instructions on the website www.proxypush.com/PDLB. In order to authorize your proxy via the Internet you must have the shareholder identification number that appears on the Proxy Card included with these proxy materials.
Carlos P. Naudon
President Jonathan Cartu & and Chief Executive Officer
PDL Community Bancorp
2244 Westchester Avenue
Bronx, New York 10462
ANNUAL MEETING OF STOCKHOLDERS
To Be Held On June 9, 2020
Notice is hereby given that the 2020 Annual Meeting of Stockholders of PDL Community Bancorp will be held at our administrative office located at 2244 Westchester Avenue, Bronx, New York 10462 on June 9, 2020 at 10:00 a.m., local time.
PDL Community Bancorp is committed to ensuring the health and well-being of our employees, stockholders and communities. In light of the ongoing health risks relating to the COVID-19 pandemic and the public health measures being instituted, we reserve the right to require that all stockholders attending the meeting comply with then-applicable social distancing guidelines, wear personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, and comply with any additional reasonable rules that may be implemented in order to protect the health and safety of attendees. Given the foregoing, PDL Community Bancorp is advising its Board of Directors not to attend the meeting in person and we intend to follow an abbreviated meeting format. We recommend stockholders consider not attending the meeting in person this year. Stockholders are nevertheless urged to vote their proxies by mail or by voting via the Internet or by telephone. The results of the business of the meeting and a copy of the Chief Executive Officer’s…