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New York Times features LISC NYC Impact Investing Initiative Promoting Arts, Culture, and Creativity

LISC’s NYC Inclusive Creative Economy Fund was featured in Paul Sullivan’s “Wealth Matters” column of The New York Times business section on Saturday, October 19th. The Fund brings new sources of capital to LISC to fund loans that are creating and preserving spaces for low- and moderate-income workers, artisans and entrepreneurs.

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12.13.2018 -

Preserving Community Culture In the Midst of a Boom

An article in Next City details how LISC’s NYC Inclusive Creative Economy Fund is connecting local cultural institutions and artisanal manufacturers to much-needed capital, like the venerable La MaMa theater in the city’s East Village, where real estate has become prohibitively expensive. LISC is working to extend a $3.2 million line of ...

LISC NYC Featured in Cornerstone “Creativity & the Arts” Report

An article by LISC NYC Executive Director Sam Marks is featured in the latest report by Cornerstone Capital Group, a leading advisory firm for foundations, family offices, individuals, and other impact investors. The article, The Creativity Lens in Practice: LISC’s NYC Inclusive Creative Economy Fund, describes how LISC NYC has been raising new impact ...