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NY1 Covers LISC NYC’s Inclusive Creative Economy Fund

How do you promote the arts, foster inclusiveness and spur economic development? In NYC, the Inclusive Creative Economy Fund created by LISC NYC and Upstart Co-Lab does just that. NY1 profiles this innovative financing to support places like La MaMa, a historic experimental theater on the Lower East Side of Manhattan, to renovate its space ...

5.13.2019 -

LISC's Day of Service in NYC featured on NBC 4 NY

On May 10th, 27 LISC employees joined together with Rebuilding Together NYC and Deutsche Bank to reclaim an overgrown woodland space in Washington Heights adjacent to The Equity Project (TEP) Charter School. This renewed woodland will be used by the TEP elementary school as a bio-education learning space. Catch NBC 4 NY’s coverage of ...

New Mapping Tool to track Displacement in the NY Region

Together with NYU and sponsorship from LISC, researchers at UC Berkeley have released new findings about how development in the New York metro area is creating “islands of exclusion” and displacing more and more longtime residents. An interactive Urban Displacement Map, a byproduct of the investigation, aims to serve as an “early warning tool” to ...