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4.09.2019 -

Detroiters get lift on building careers in growing industries with help from Citi Foundation and LISC's BCO Program

Citi Foundation and the Local Initiatives Support Corporation recently announced the funding, through LISC's Bridges to Career Opportunities initiative, which helps unemployed and underemployed Detroiters. The funding is part of a $10 million, three-year national effort by Citi Foundation and LISC to expand the initiative. More than 600 Detroiters are expected to benefit from ...

Community Organizations in Detroit receive funding through The Citi Foundation and LISC to help train workers for growing job sectors

The Citi Foundation and the Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC) today announced new funding through the Bridges to Career Opportunities initiative (Bridges) to help connect unemployed and underemployed Detroiters to good jobs in growth industries.

3.06.2019 -

Courtside with LAB Member Awenate Cobbina

When Cobbina relocated to Detroit, he was also looking for an opportunity to actively contribute to Detroit’s resurgence and have a positive impact on local communities. So when Detroit LISC Local Advisory Board (LAB) member Melanca Clark, President and CEO of Hudson-Weber Foundation, reached out to him and suggested he join the Detroit LISC ...