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Home Court: The Hartranft Basketball Court Revival

On Thursday, June 28, The Village of Arts and Humanities, the Sixers Youth Foundation and the Philadelphia 76ers, The City of Philadelphia, and members of the Fairhill-Hartranft community, will unveil the creative placemaking project, “Home Court: The Hartranft Basketball Court Revival.” This 12-month project, designed in collaboration with Local Initiative Support Corporation (LISC), turns the ...

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The Time is Now, to Build an Inclusive Economy

Over the next ten years, LISC will direct 50 percent of our annual investments to fuel inclusive economic development in underinvested communities across America. That means preparing people to take on high quality, well-paying jobs. And it means ramping up our work to help small businesses succeed and transforming vibrant commercial and industrial districts. “We ...

Treating Pediatric Asthma with Healthier Homes

HPI is an award-winning home repair initiative spearheaded by Philadelphia LISC that has provided high-quality repairs to more than 250 homes in West Philadelphia to date. As a result, homes are safer, healthier, and more energy efficient, and homeowners experience improved health and well-being. Through LISC’s efforts, HPI partners won a national Build Health ...