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Report: Community Land Trusts & Community Development: Partners Against Displacement

A new LISC white paper examines how partnerships between Community Land Trusts (CLTs) and community development institutions can scale up and sustain land trusts so as to begin to impact displacement at the neighborhood level.

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2.25.2019 -

A Letter to the NYT: Inclusive Incentives Build Inclusive Cities

In a letter to the New York Times responding to an article about dwindling opportunities for low-skilled workers, Sam Marks, LISC NYC executive director, makes the case for baking equity and inclusion into economic development incentives and policies. By doing so, New York and others cities can support affordable housing and businesses that offer middle-skill ...

2.22.2019 -

LISC NYC Celebrates 2019 Big Apple Innovation Awards

On January 29th, LISC NYC was thrilled to gather with over 400 special guests for our 2019 Big Apple Innovation Awards! We were proud to honor Deutsche Bank with our Community Commitment Corporate Award and Community League of the Heights (CLOTH) with our Community Commitment Nonprofit Award.