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Detroit LISC provides capital, technical expertise, training, and information to develop local leadership in creating affordable housing, spurring economic development, and supporting safe neighborhoods. Our goal is help neighbors build communities of choice where families and individuals can live, do business, have access to quality educational opportunities, and play. Since 1990, Detroit LISC has invested over $182.8M and leveraged over $800M in Detroit.

Join us for the 2015 Detroit Community Development Awards!

Wednesday, October 28, 2015 - Cobo Center

Tickets and tables are now available for purchase

The nomination deadline has been extended until September 15 - don't miss the chance to honor a organization or individual that helps makes Detroit great!

For more information, check out the Detroit Community Development Awards page.

Hosted by Detroit LISC, Community Development Advocates of Detroit and Michigan Community Resources

Detroit 0% Interest Home Repair Loan Program

0% Interest Home Repair Loan ProgramLISC is proud to partner with the City of Detroit and Bank of America to offer the 0% Interest Home Repair Loan Program to Detroit residents.  For more information on the program and eligiblity, please visit


Click for more information on the partnership between the City of Detroit, LISC, and Bank of America


For questions regarding the status of your intake application, please call (313) 265-2894.

2015-2016 AmericCorps Service Opportunties

AmeriCorps Opportunities

Looking for experience working within the Detroit community to improve the quality of life for residents? Check out the postings for the 2015-16 AmeriCorps service year!

The Summer 2015 Detroit LISC newsletter is here!

Detroit LISC Newsletters

Celebrating the Life of C. David Campbell

Detroit LISC Remembers Founding Board Member C. David Campbell

The Local Advisory Board and staff of Detroit LISC are deeply saddened by the passing of C. David Campbell.  Dave Campbell was one of a group of civic leaders that invited LISC to Detroit in 1990 and became a founding board member of the organization.

LISC Partnership with Bank of America Brings Help to Detroit Families

Bank of America and LISC partner to help lift low-income families, attract businesses to distressed areas across the country

Bank of America is partnering with LISC to increase opportunities for families and individuals to build assets, reduce debt, gain financial literacy and independence as well as advance their careers.

Detroit LISC Announces $5M School Redevelopment Fund

Partnership with DPS: Adaptive Uses of School Buildings

Detroit LISC is helping Detroit Public Schools address its inventory of more than 80 surplus buildings and vacant lots with a $5 million loan fund for developers looking to repurpose properties into new anchors for high quality affordable housing, businesses and community spaces.

LISC Offering SBA Community Advantage Loans for Small Business Growth in Detroit

LISC boosts commercial investment with new financing for Detroit’s small businesses

Detroit LISC is excited to announce a new lending product made possible by the partnership between National LISC and the Small Business Administration. The Community Advantage loan is offered to existing and growing small businesses in low-income neighborhoods with up to $250,000 to finance working capital, inventory, equipment, business acquisitions, real estate development, and tenant improvements.

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2015 Detroit Community Development Awards

Wednesday, October 28, 2015

Nomination and Sponsorship information is now available!

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2014 Detroit LISC Annual Report

2014 Detroit LISC Annual Report

2014 National LISC Annual Report

2014 National LISC Annual Report