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On October 11th, over 300 people came together to celebrate seven honorees, enjoy delicious KC eats and drinks, and toast to community development in Kansas City all while enjoying incredible entertainment. The second annual Thrive celebration was an overwhelming success in thanks to our sponsors, honorees, attendees, Thrive Committee and volunteers. Watch the LISC and ...

Couple Shares Joy of Home Ownership

After years of renting, the Hite family decided to make the leap to home ownership in a community they know and love. Once consumed by fire damage, the couple’s home is a restored showpiece and proof that the dream of home ownership is within the grasp of working Americans.

A Vision for Equity at 31st & Troost

Since early 2017, Greater Kansas City LISC and Urban Neighborhood Initiative (UNI) have been facilitating deep conversations with the residents, landowners, developers, business owners and social service agencies that consider these eight square blocks to be home. Now, with the expertise and guidance of local firm BNIM, the Revitalization Scenario for this emerging, active area ...