About Us

Impact

Since 1980

$18.6 billion invested

$56 billion in total development 


    Investments by County

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    Results
     

    376,191 affordable homes and apartments 


    63 million square feet of commercial, retail and community space including:

    • 223 early childhood centers serving 23,617 children each year
    • 207 schools financed serving 81,708 students each year
    • 366 recreational spaces
    • 80 health-related projects 
    • 90 healthy food projects, including grocery stores and farmers markets
    • 80 Financial Opportunity Centers
    • 29 theater and performance spaces
    • plus 100s of other retail, arts and community projects

    Our investments impact the lives of millions of low-income Americans.

    LISC's vision is a holistic one based on the belief that the strength and competitiveness of our economy ultimately depend on giving everyone an opportunity to participate and contribute.
    — FDIC Chairman Martin J. Gruenberg
    Yes, people live better in the places where LISC works

    An evaluation of our Building Sustainable Communities effort

    Read the Report
    Eastern North Philadelphia before
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    Shops & Lofts at 47 in Chicago before
    Shops & Lofts at 47 in Chicago after
    The Howard Theater in Washington, DC before
    The Howard Theater in Washington, DC after
    Rainbow de Colores park, Philadelphia before
    Rainbow de Colores park, Philadelphia after
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