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LISC Small Business: Fostering business growth by bringing resources to communities

LISC CEO Maurice Jones and Vice President of Small Business Lending Steve Hall join WGN Radio's Hannah Stanley to discuss Small Business Saturday, the importance of small businesses to local communities, and how businesses can get their ducks in a row before applying for a loan.

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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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 ...