Resources

8.12.2019 -

Food Systems & Development Finance

The Council of Development Finance Agencies (CDFA) is producing a 6-part white paper series in 2019 examining how traditional development finance tools like bonds, lending and credit enhancements can be used in relationship to the food system.

2.15.2019 -

Healthy Food & Community Change Initiative

The Tisch Illumination Fund released this five-year report on Healthy Food & Community Change Initiative, which supports LISC NYC's Communities for Healthy Food Program

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9.10.2018 -

LISC Practitioners Food Access Q&A

LISC practitioners, Schirra Hayes and Sonja Dean, discuss their experiences funding a grocery store and a food coop, respectively. Read the Q&A to learn more about how they got these deals done, and the impact the projects had on the surrounding community.

9.10.2018 -

LISC Practitioners Food Access Q&A: Part II

LISC practitioners, Schirra Hayes and Sonja Dean, discuss their experiences funding a grocery store and a food coop, respectively. Read the Q&A to learn more about how they got these deals done, and the impact the projects had on the surrounding community.

5.21.2018 -

Communities for Healthy Food: The Toolkit

LISC NYC launched its Communities for Healthy Food initiative in 2014 with funding from The Laurie M. Tisch Illumination Fund. LISC NYC provided grants, peer learning, training and technical assistance to help community organizations implement healthy food access initiatives.