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20 Years of Creating Opportunities to Play

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 ...

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.

MAP Raises the Roof at #OurFarmhouse

The walls are up and the roof is installed at the Massachusetts Avenue Project's Farmhouse - future home to their community food training center and two affordable apartments. LISC is providing a $1.36 million construction loan for this project!