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Funder Spotlight: JP Morgan Chase

J.P. Morgan Chase pledged $500 million for a new program, AdvancingCities, to boost growth and create a greater economic opportunity in cities around the world. AdvancingCities’ scope is to create opportunities for people who have been left behind by economic growth. The program will make investments in select cities to support collaborative and viable ...

Everyone In Economic Equity Summit

LA LISC is proud to partner with Vice Mayor Rex Richardson to host the #EveryoneIn Economic Equity Summit. LA LISC Executive Director, Tunua Thrash-Ntuk, served as Chair of the 'Everyone In' Policy Roundtable and this Summit is the culminating effort, which will bring together local business and community leaders, policymakers, and philanthropic partners for a ...

From National LISC:
3.19.2018 -

The Promise of Opportunity Zones

Opportunity Zones are poised to attract significant capital for new housing, businesses and jobs in under-resourced communities. At CNN.com, LISC’s Maurice Jones and The Kresge Foundation’s Rip Rapson take a closer look at what investors should consider when evaluating high-impact projects, drawing on decades of community investing experience to identify what works ...