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Major Supporters

Top All-Time Grantors

As of December 31, 2018

  • John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation 
  • JPMorgan Chase 
  • Ford Foundation 
  • NFL Foundation 
  • Bank of America 
  • State Farm 
  • Citi 
  • The Kresge Foundation 
  • Lilly Endowment Inc. 
  • The McKnight Foundation 
  • John S. and James L. Knight Foundation 
  • Wells Fargo 
  • The Atlantic Philanthropies 
  • W.K. Kellogg Foundation 
  • Living Cities 
  • Mayor's Fund to Advance New York City 
  • The Pew Charitable Trusts 
  • Fannie Mae 
  • MetLife, Inc. 
  • The Rockefeller Foundation 
  • The Walton Family Foundation 
  • The Hall Family Foundation 
  • Lisa & Dick Cashin 
  • United Way of Greater Cincinnati 
  • The Annie E. Casey Foundation 

Top All-Time Lenders

As of December 31, 2018

  • JPMorgan Chase 
  • Deutsche Bank 
  • Bank of America 
  • Prudential Financial, Inc. 
  • Wells Fargo 
  • Mizuho Bank (USA) 
  • State Farm 
  • Citi 
  • HSBC Bank USA, N.A. 
  • MetLife, Inc. 
  • Morgan Stanley Bank, N.A. 
  • Nationwide Mutual Insurance Company 
  • TD Bank Group 
  • Allstate Insurance 
  • John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation 
  • The Rockefeller Foundation 
  • Walton Family Foundation  
  • Goldman Sachs 
  • U.S. Bank, N.A.  
  • U.S. Department of Agriculture 
  • Harvard University 
  • Ford Foundation 
  • AXA Group 
  • PNC 
  • Amalgamated Bank

Original Eight Funders

LISC was formally announced in May 1980 with a $10 million capital pool from the following:

  • Ford Foundation
  • Aetna Life & Casualty
  • Atlantic Richfield
  • The Charles Stewart Mott Foundation
  • Continental Illinois Bank
  • International Harvester
  • Levi Strauss & Co.
  • Prudential Insurance Co.