LISC National
Who We Are

Vision & Mission


Our Vision
Every struggling community will become a thriving neighborhood where people lead lives filled with opportunity.

Our Mission
LISC equips struggling communities with the capital, strategy and know-how to become places where people thrive. 


How LISC Works

Greater Kansas City LISC coordinates and invests resources that grow community pride and revitalize neighborhoods into healthy, sustainable communities. We support the five goals of a sustainable community – from affordable housing and economic development to good health, education and family financial stability.

We accomplish this by:

  • Fostering Partnerships
  • Leveraging Investments
  • Creating Systemic Changes
  • Transforming the Environment