LISC National

Convener. Investor. Thought Leader.

Greater Kansas City LISC partners with residents and stakeholders to coordinate and invest resources that grow community pride and revitalize neighborhoods into healthy, sustainable communities. We accomplish this by fostering partnerships, leveraging investments, creating systemic changes and transforming the environment.

Our Stories

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Community Services League receives funding from Citi Foundation and LISC

Community Services League, in Independence, will use $190,000 grant to help displaced workers prepare for skilled positions in healthcare, manufacturing.

From National LISC:
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$10 Million Citi Foundation-LISC Partnership Will Ready Workers for 21st-Century Jobs

An exciting new commitment from Citi Foundation will ramp up LISC’s Bridges to Career Opportunities program and help some 10,000 American workers get the training and support they need to take on quality jobs in growth industries like health care and solar energy. The funding will enable 40 community organizations across the country to intensify their Bridges work, connecting residents to skills development and jobs, along with financial, health and housing services that improve quality of life.

2.12.2019 -

Nola Adebo Joins Greater Kansas City LISC's Local Advisory Board 

Originally from Nigeria, Nola has been living in Kansas City for over 20 years. She's passionate about her community and brings a wealth of knowledge in the construction industry.

2.12.2019 -

New AmeriCorps Members

Join us in welcoming Ximena & Ibrahim to the LISC AmeriCorps Team: passionate, dedicated members in the neighborhoods where we work.