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Our Stories

6.01.2018 -

New “RISE” Program for Entrepreneurs Launched June 18th

A new program called “RISE” focuses on enabling underserved entrepreneurs through education, guidance and mentorship.

5.31.2018 -

Community Wealth Building Workshops

This spring, LISC launched a six-week training series designed to educate and unite community leaders to tackle existing economic development systems that re-inforce poverty in low-income communities, learn to create new economic opportunities and build wealth for themselves and their communities.


Convener. Investor. Thought Leader.

Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC) is the nation’s leading community development organization. We have offices in 31 cities and work in hundreds of rural communities across the country. With residents and partners, we forge resilient and inclusive communities of opportunity across America–great places to live, work, visit, do business and raise families.