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Annual Luncheon Tickets Available

Join us for lunch as we celebrate another year of helping neighbors build communities. Our program features guests Duluth Mayor Emily Larson and Mary Tingerthal, Minnesota Housing Commissioner. The event will include lunch, a keynote address by Tingerthal, and the announcement of the 2018 Building Healthy Communities Awards. A sneak peek into LISC's work ...

8.12.2018 -

Capital gains break encourages private community investment

Duluth and several rural spots in the region are eligible to participate in a new federal program designed to encourage private investment in low-income census tracks. A provision in the 2017 Tax Cut and Jobs Act created the “Opportunity Zone” tax incentives program. Its provisions were outlined to about 70 potential investors and area economic ...

3.20.2018 -

Love Creamery

Nicole Wilde moves from a cart to an ice cream café in Lincoln Park Craft Business District. She shares her Duluth LISC story and how she launched her business, Love Creamery. Her locally made ice cream employs a farm-to-cone model using local ingredients.