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From National LISC:

“Four Years, $13 Million and Dozens of Hands”: MarketWatch Dives Deep Into LISC’s Work in D.C.

A deeply-reported MarketWatch article unpacks the incredibly complex process of creating affordable housing by profiling an apartment complex in Washington D.C. that LISC has helped preserve. Extensive interviews with our CEO, LISC D.C. executive director Ramon Jacobson and senior program officer Adam Kent are at the heart of this emblematic story of how ...

4.08.2019 -

D.C. Hires New Affordable Housing Preservation Officer

Mayor Muriel Bowser’s office announced late Monday afternoon that it hired Ana Lopez Van Balen as the District’s first Affordable Housing Preservation Officer.

From National LISC:
1.08.2019 -

The Arts Can Transform Neighborhoods. The Trick Is Getting It Right.

In an article for Shelterforce, LISC DC’s Adam Kent and Erik Martinez Resly, co-director of The Sanctuaries arts organization, offer a nuanced assessment of the challenges and tremendous payoff of linking artists, community developers and residents to invigorate neighborhoods. “At their roots, both the arts and community development amplify a people’s voice,” write ...