LISC National

2018 Big Apple Innovation Awards

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LISC NYC’s 2018 Big Apple Innovation Awards event brings together community development professionals to celebrate the outstanding leadership, innovation and dedication of individuals and organizations who share our vision for an inclusive New York City.

January 30, 2018
6PM - 9PM
5PM VIP Reception
Gotham Hall, 1356 Broadway, NYC
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Brooklyn Navy Yard Development Corporation
Opportunity Builder Award – Economic Development

Hope Community, Inc.
Opportunity Builder Award – Housing

Thank you to all our Sponsors!

Platinum Sponsor:

Monadnock Development & Notias Construction

Diamond Video Sponsors

Morgan Stanley
Federated National Land & Wells Fargo

Dessert Sponsors:

Goldman Sachs
M&T Bank
Mizuho Bank (USA)
TD Bank


Entertainment Sponsor:

Richmac Funding

Silver Sponsors:

Cohn Reznick
FG-PH Corportion
Forsyth Street 
Goldstein Hall PLLC
MEGA Contracting Group
MUFG Union Bank, N.A.
Santander Bank

Bronze Sponsors:

Apple Bank for Savings
BJH Advisors & WXY
Bank of New York
Rockabill Consulting + Development

Supporter Sponsors:

Community Development Trust
Community Preservation Corporation
Dime Community Bank
The Durst Organization
Genesis Companies
Hirschen Singer & Epstein LLP
Hope Community, Inc.
JP Morgan Chase
Lemle & Wolff Companies
New York City Housing Development Corporation (NYCHDC)
Sullivan & Worchester
Winn Residential

Sustainer Sponsors:

Amalgamated Bank
Avante Contracting Corporation
Contact Fund LLC
Flushing Bank
Industry City
Lettire Construction
MBD Community Housing Corporation
MDG Design & Construction
MHR Management, Inc.
McCarter & English
Metropolitan Commerical Bank
New York Community BankCorp, Inc.
Nixon Peabody
PKF O'Connor Davies 
Sandra Erickson Real Estate Inc.
Signature Bank
Valley National Bank
The Wavecrest Management Team