SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported) December 14, 2012
NORTHEAST COMMUNITY BANCORP, INC.
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Its Charter)
(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
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On December 14, 2012, Northeast Community Bancorp, Inc. (the “Company”) announced that the Company’s Board of Directors had declared a cash dividend on the Company’s outstanding shares of stock. The dividend of $0.03 per share will be paid on or about December 31, 2012 to stockholders of record on December 24, 2012. Northeast Community Bancorp, MHC, the Company’s majority stockholder, has determined to waive receipt of the quarterly dividend. A copy of the press release announcing the dividend declaration is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1 and is incorporated herein by reference.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the Registrant has duly caused this Report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned thereunto duly authorized.