Resources

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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10.30.2015 -

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

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9.01.2015 -

ESPN Pilot Home Court Program Description

LISC/ESPN Pilot Home Court Program is a collaboration between ESPN and the Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC) that provides non-profit, neighborhood-based organizations, middle schools and high schools with financing and technical assistance to improve the quality, safety, and accessibility of local basketball courts in selected markets.

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6.05.2015 -

Staking a claim in gentrification

In a speech to Capitol Hill Housing’s annual fundraiser in Seattle, Denise Scott, LISC’s executive vice president for programs, plumbed the fraught topic of gentrification. How can development be successful and equitable at the same time? The answers, Scott explains, lie in intensive investment guided by community residents and an unwavering commitment to affordable housing.