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César Chávez Drive commercial corridor

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.

Our Stories

4.11.2018 -

Innovative collaboration kicks off business selection process for “Pop-Up MKE” retail spaces

Applications are now being accepted from entrepreneurs seeking growth and retail opportunities.

3.16.2018 -

Scenes from the MANDI awards, which honored Pete's Fruit Market, Menomonee Valley redevelopment

Grocery stores in urban food deserts, arts programs for kids and training programs to help people get high school diplomas and construction certifications were all among this year’s winners at LISC Milwaukee’s MANDI neighborhood development awards.