LISC National

New Markets Support Company

New Markets Support Company (NMSC) delivers creative financing solutions to empower underserved communities across the country. We increase access to capital by tailoring our products and services to meet the needs of our clients and partners. Over the past 15 years, we've invested more than $950 million into real estate developments and businesses in distressed communities.

We are a subsidiary of the Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC), one of the country's largest community development financial institutions.

News and Stories

11.27.2017 - ,

Evelyn's Food Love brings soul to Washington Park

The Chicago Sun-Times features one of our borrowers, Evelyn's Food Love, in Washington Park. “I strongly believe that this is how we revitalize neighborhoods in our communities that are in need of economic development,” Shelton said.

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11.17.2017 - , ,

A Hive of Small Business Activity in Boston

In celebration of Small Business Saturday (Nov. 25), we're profiling emerging enterprises in the communities where we work that have benefited from LISC small business lending and support. In Boston, Northeastern University and LISC have launched the Impact Lending initiative to spur women- and minority-owned businesses and local economies that surround the university. Honeycomb Café, a bustling new locavore restaurant in South Boston’s Dorchester area, offers a picture of impact lending at its finest.

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