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Revitalizing commercial corridors and supporting developments that foster economic growth and entrepreneurship has been a key component of LISC’s comprehensive community development strategy in Buffalo over the past 20 years. Learn more about the project's we've supported and the impact we've made.
In 1998 – the very year that the Buffalo local office opened – LISC teamed up with the NFL Foundation to launch a program called Grassroots Grants. The idea was to create a partnership that would help neighborhood-based groups create or revitalize local football fields in low-income communities, improving access to safe, quality recreational spaces for youth ...
Since LISC opened its Buffalo office 20 years ago, one of the core components of our work has been implementing HUD’s Section IV grant program. This capacity building program has had a tremendous impact on driving community development activity here in Buffalo.