5.02.2016 -

NFL Foundation Grassroots Program Description

The NFL Foundation Grassroots Program is a partnership of the National Football League Foundation (NFL Foundation) and the Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC) to provide non-profit, neighborhood-based organizations, middle schools and high schools with financing and technical assistance to improve the quality, safety, and accessibility of local football fields.

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3.14.2016 -

Mapping a Road to Financial Wellbeing

A new study from the EconomicMobility Corporation shows that LISC’s Financial Opportunity Centers are uniquely successful in getting clients on the path to stability.

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12.11.2015 -

LISC Report: Museums, Libraries Play Role in Community Revival

What can cultural institutions do to help drive community revival? In a new report, LISC and the Institute of Museum and Libraries Service highlight the many ways museums and libraries are collaborating with community developers and other public sector partners to help address the needs of economically-distressed areas.

10.30.2015 -

Comments to Treasury Department on CDFI Program Interim Rule (Oct. 2015)

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10.01.2015 -

When LISC talks about early childhood, Washington listens

We wrote the book on financing quality, age-appropriate early childhood education facilities. Literally. Now, a LISC guide to developing new spaces has a permanent home on the website of the federal Dept. of Health and Human Services. The guide helps Head Start programs navigate the complex process of planning, budgeting and pulling together the money to make early learning accessible to all.