Resources

Annie E. Casey: 2018 Kids Count Data Book

The annual KIDS COUNT Data Book from the Annie E. Casey Foundation explores the best living conditions for children in the United States, capturing the overall picture of a child’s well-being, both across the entire nation and state by state.

The National Low Incoming Housing Coalition: Balancing Priorities

Balancing Priorities offers suggestions for policymakers and practitioners, including practical ways to look at preservation and mobility as complementary, rather than competing, priorities.

LIHTC: How it works and who it serves

The Low-Income Housing Tax Credit: How It Works and Who It Serves, provides readers with the basics of this critically important but still poorly understood resource, including a description of the difference between 9% and 4% credits, and explanation of income eligibility and affordability requirements, and how the financing of LIHTC deals works.

Supporting Economic Inclusion in Disadvantaged Communities

This report from LISC LA and the Milken Institute’s Partnership for Lending in Underserved Markets (PLUM) Working Group outlines strategies and best practices to support a more inclusive local procurement environment in the city and county of Los Angeles.

LISC and Urban Institute explore the intersection of creative placemaking and safety

A new report from LISC and Urban Institute shows how arts and culture can make neighborhoods safer places to live.