Resources

9.05.2019 -

Connecting Local People to the Prosperity of Place: Workforce Development Meets Industrial District Revitalization

This webinar presents research findings and a discussion with practitioners, employers and advocacy organizations about lessons they’ve learned while devising and implementing strategies to connect investments in industrial districts with workforce development programs.

7.18.2019 -

LISC Institute Presents: Navigating Community Development

In this webinar, the authors of Navigating Community Development describe the current community development ecosystem, define a range of essential community development competencies, and demonstrate through seven case studies how using comparative advantages built on core competencies can improve outcomes for communities.

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.

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.

4.23.2019 -

An Eviction Prevention Toolkit: Using a Financial Capability Approach to Prevent Evictions

In this presentation, learn more about the value of operating an Eviction Prevention Program (EPP), basic information about program structuring, examples of existing programs, and insights to help you create or revise an existing program.