Resources

6.05.2019 -

Accessory Dwelling Units

Affordable housing is becoming increasingly hard to find throughout many growing cities around the country. Accessory Dwelling Units (ADUs) offer an alternative to customary housing units, taking the form of basement apartments, living units above the garage, new detached units, or ‘tiny houses’ built in the backyard of an existing home.

6.04.2019 -

Opportunity Zones 101

Looking for more information on Opportunity Zones? Don't miss our resource that covers common questions related to design, timeline and impact.

6.02.2019 -

Letter from the Editor: Tenants Rights

Read our Letter from the Editor to learn how CDFIs are supporting tenants rights and organizing efforts.

6.02.2019 -

Q&A with Robert Wohl from the Latino Economic Development Center

The LISC Institute asked Robert Wohl of LECD, a DC group that supports tenants through education and organizing, why organizing is an important tool to protect tenants, and what he thinks are some new policies and practices that will help LECD continue to do their work.

5.14.2019 -

Essential Practices for an Effective Board of Directors

Nonprofit boards serve a critical purpose: to determine their organizations' mission and guide them in achieving it effectively and efficiently. In a rapidly changing environment, each board member and officer plays a key leadership role, and must manage a wide variety of critical issues — both long-term and urgent in nature. The objective of this training is to give you knowledge and tools that can expand your ability to lead your organization and ensure its continued strength.