- About Us
- What We Do
- Where We Work
LISC takes a comprehensive approach to community development that addresses six keys to creating a sustainable community for those who live and work in underserved communities:
As part of its mission to help residents and community-based development organizations transform distressed communities into healthy sustainable ones, LISC takes a multi-pronged approach focusing on key levers to impact communities and families.
A holistic, community-led neighborhood revitalization initiative that addresses the many aspects of a strong, healthy community
Place-based career and financial service centers integrated into established community service centers.
Supporting an investment strategy in local development by providing loans, lines of credit, grants and recoverable grants, and equity investments to CDCs, nonprofits and mission driven for-profit developers in the greater Houston area.
Drawing on best practices and expertise to enhance the capacity of local non-profit agencies to launch and expand critical programming.
Federally- funded national service program that places dedicated individuals within partner organizations to work on valuable projects for ten months.
Partnering with National Football League Youth Football Fund to provide financing and technical assistance to build new football fields or refurbish old ones.
Influencing critical conversations at the local level and advocating for redevelopment policies that align with best practices in sustainable community development.