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How LISC Creates Change in Buffalo

Since opening our doors in 1998, our local office has invested $131 million in those neighborhoods, further leveraging an additional $254 million in investment. Our work has resulted in the creation of 2,574 units of affordable housing, 355,000 square feet of commercial space, and the renovation of 9 recreational fields for youth.

Our Stories

6.11.2018 - ,

Bailey Avenue Sees Major Investments Thanks to Better on Bailey Initiative

The University District Community Development Association‘s “Better on Bailey” grant program is moving full steam ahead, assisting half a dozen property owners on Bailey Avenue with targeted facade improvements and building renovations.

4.16.2018 - ,

Perkins Park Breaks Ground on Sports Complex

Once a dilapidated area on Buffalo's East Side, Perkins Park was the site of a ground breaking ceremony for a new sports complex. The complex will include a youth football field, ball hockey rink, and programs foor other sports like lacrosse, soccer, volleyball, tennis, and more.

4.16.2018 - ,

LISC Annual Report: Buffalo's Story of the Year

In the new LISC 2017 Annual Report, see the difference we make with this feature on our collaboration with HELP USA on the HELP Buffalo II affordable housing project.

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