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LISC Grows Workforce Development in Kansas City with New Union Pacific Partnership

Many training programs that lead to high-paying jobs require applicants test at 10th grade reading and math levels. But what about those individuals whose test scores fall short of the minimum requirement? Well finally there’s a solution. Thanks to a $3 million grant from Union Pacific, LISC will begin offering specialized instruction in four ...

LISC/KC Chiefs to Provide New Field for Lincoln Prep and Middle School

Kansas City Public School’s Lincoln Tigers will soon be practicing and competing on a new synthetic turf field, thanks to a $250,000 grant from the Kansas City Chiefs and the Greater Kansas City Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC).

UNI Real Estate Director Position

We are proud to share that the Urban Neighborhood Initiative is expanding their capacity to add a Real Estate Director position. This new expertise will enable the organization to be even stronger champions and partners in our shared revitalization strategies associated with the Kansas City Catalytic Urban Redevelopment (KC-CUR) initiative and their Wendell Phillips Purpose ...