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

6.23.2017 - ,

Hardesty Renaissance Gains Momentum

LISC closed an $800,000 loan with Hardesty Renaissance Economic Development Corporation to finance a part of the repurposing of Building 11 of the former Hardesty Federal Complex in the Historic Northeast of Kansas City, MO.

5.17.2017 - ,

$154,008 Granted for NeighborhoodsNOW

LISC is very pleased to have recently awarded $154,008 in NeighborhoodsNOW Implementation Grants to three organizations. These funds are a combination of national HUD Section 4 grants which LISC brings to Kansas City every year, leveraged with local dollars from corporations and foundations. These grants are helping the following neighborhoods achieve key milestones that they developed for their 2016-2018 Quality of Life Plans.

6.22.2017 - , ,

From the Desk of Stephen Samuels

There's a lot happening at Greater Kansas City LISC! From graffiti removal to investments in resident health - check out what Executive Director Stephen Samuels has to say about the latest impact we've been making in Kansas City.