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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:
1.25.2019 -

A Half-Billion Dollars to Tackle the Bay Area's Housing Crisis: Now That's a Story

When a collaborative composed of the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative, the San Francisco Foundation, LISC, Facebook and others announced their Partnership for the Bay's Future this week, the media sat up and took note. Fast Company, the Los Angeles Times and Bloomberg were just some of the outlets that touted the $500 million investment fund ...

From National LISC:
1.25.2019 -

LISC CEO and Facebook VP: More Housing for the Bay Area is a Social and Economic Imperative

In an op-ed for The Mercury News, Elliot Schrage, a VP with Facebook, and LISC CEO Maurice A. Jones describe how the combination of well-oiled partnerships, sufficient capital and supportive legislation is the key to making inroads in the Bay Area's housing crisis—which is what a new $500 million fund and collaboration called ...