FHLBank Topeka Mission Statement:
We make a difference by providing reliable liquidity and
funding to help our members build strong communities.
Our vision is:
Bank of Choice. To be a trusted business partner with our members by being their preferred provider of products and services; and
Employer of Choice. To provide meaningful and rewarding work opportunities by helping individuals reach their full potential.
Financial Excellence. To excel in the areas of shareholder value, profitable growth, prudent risk management and strong capital management;
At FHLBank Topeka, business partners are committed to each other and to our members.
Together we will:
- Serve Our Members: Our purpose is to support members and their investment in community — when they thrive, we thrive. We are a steady presence that provides quick access to reliable liquidity for our members, helping them maintain legacies of economic stability. Because members’ jobs are challenging, we provide exceptional service with every transaction.
- Work Together: We are a small organization of highly skilled experts who work together. As team members, we are responsible to each other for our share of the work while exercising strong work ethic and individual accountability. Because we work as a team, we are rewarded as a team through shared incentive plans.
- Embrace High Standards: We embrace our status as a regulated government-sponsored enterprise (GSE). We hold ourselves to high standards to properly manage risk and maximize value for our members.
- Grow in Diversity: We support, genuinely care about and respect each other. Our culture of inclusion allows our business partners to bring their true selves to work, helping us be top-notch creative problem-solvers and decision-makers. Diversity makes us stronger. Equity makes us better. Inclusion makes us whole.
- Communicate: We are authentic, honest and transparent as we serve members and each other.
- Empower Action: We innovate to continuously simplify and improve practices and processes for our members and the Bank. We encourage divergent thinking and embrace the opportunities born from missteps.
- Celebrate Life at Work, Home and in Our Communities: We celebrate our professional wins and recognize each other’s efforts. We promote living life outside of the office and are strong advocates of family and community.
- Integrity – Do what is right
- Diversity, Equity & Inclusion – Accept and honor differences, intentionally providing opportunities for all to flourish
- Partnership – Working together to achieve our mission
- Excellence – Strive to be the best
- Accountability – Be responsible to each other