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Invest in business, invest in community

In Greater Cincinnati, the Kiva partnership is just one economic development program LISC uses to help entrepreneurs. But it is a particularly powerful one, David said, because “Kiva is based on character, not credit.”

Santa Maria and Price Hill Will work together to serve the community

The way Price Hill residents talk about community-building programs in their neighborhood, skipping seamlessly between events and programs offered by Santa Maria Community Services and those organized by Price Hill Will, illustrates how the two organizations work together to meet the neighborhood’s needs.

Lending circles empower people to improve their credit

More than a dozen people have saved money and built their credit thanks to a LISC-supported partnership between Santa Maria Community Services and Mission Asset Fund.