LISC National
About Us


Where some see risk, we see opportunity.

LISC connects neighborhoods to the resources, relationships, knowledge, and opportunities they need to become stronger and healthier.  We accomplish this by mobilizing national and local resources and investments to help neighborhoods become healthy communities of choice and opportunity—great places to work, do business and raise children.

LISC is the recognized national leader in community development. A local affiliate, LISC Milwaukee opened its doors in 1995 at the invitation of the Greater Milwaukee Committee and other area leaders. 

In Milwaukee, our goals are to: