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Sewing the Fabric of Unity, One Stitch at a Time

Legrand Lindor, CEO of CARIBBEAN APPARELâ„¢ and LMI Textiles, works every day to inspire unity amongst Caribbean peoples through displays of pride in their own cultures. He received a $17,500 microloan through Impact Lending, a partnership between Northeastern University and LISC to grow his business.

Slow-Cooking the American Dream in San Diego

Matt and Athena Shlemon left Iraq to make a home in the United States, where they built the most American of businesses: a barbecue joint. A LISC small business loan helped them strengthen and grow their restaurant, which has become a beloved community institution.

Borrower Spotlight: Little Bethelites Preschool and Childcare

For more than a decade, Little Bethelites Preschool and Childcare has served the community of Lauderdale Lakes, Florida. With financing from LISC, Little Bethelites will be able to expand and bring its accessible day care services to the Miami Gardens community.