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6.12.2019 -

LISC Supports Framework for Growth of the Creative and Cultural Economy in Milwaukee Junction

In Detroit, Milwaukee Junction serves as the pilot district for the LISC economic development districting strategy. LISC will be announcing a placemaking grant to Vanguard to help jump start the development of “Black Bottom Park”.

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.

1.09.2019 -

LISC accelerates $75 million Detroit investment fund, moves forward with bold plans to drive additional housing and economic development in 2019

One of the city’s top community investment organizations has fast-tracked its three-year, $75 million plan to finance housing, businesses and jobs in underserved communities so it can move forward with ambitious new goals to expand economic opportunity throughout Detroit.