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6.03.2019 -

COMMUNITY ORGANIZATIONS IN CHICAGO RECEIVE FUNDING THROUGH THE CITI FOUNDATION AND LISC TO HELP TRAIN WORKERS FOR GROWING JOB SECTORS

Four local nonprofits will use $700,000 in grants to help 1,200 displaced workers prepare for skilled positions in healthcare, transportation, and manufacturing.

5.08.2019 -

LISC Chicago's Neighborhood Development Awards Honors 25 Years of Top Community Development Projects and Architectural Achievements Across the City

More than 1,500 community developers, architects, business leaders, neighborhood advocates and elected officials came together on Thursday, May 9, 2019 at McCormick Place for the 25th Annual Chicago Neighborhood Development Awards (CNDA), where ten organizations were honored for their achievements in community development and architectural design.

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2.20.2019 -

$10 Million Citi Foundation-LISC Partnership Will Ready Workers for 21st-Century Jobs

An exciting new commitment from Citi Foundation will ramp up LISC’s Bridges to Career Opportunities program and help some 10,000 American workers get the training and support they need to take on quality jobs in growth industries like health care and solar energy. The funding will enable 40 community organizations across the country ...