LISC National

What is LISC?

We are LISC—the Local Initiatives Support Corporation. It may be a mouthful, but our name does, in fact, say it all. We are a national organization with a grassroots focus. 

LISC San Diego is one of 31 local LISC sites throughout the country, and is dedicated to helping community residents transform disinvested San Diego neighborhoods into healthy and sustainable communities of choice and opportunity - good places to work, do business, and raise children. Learn more.

Our Stories

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Coalition to Raise $50 Million Affordable Housing Fund

There are few more important issues facing San Diego than its systemic issues with the creation of affordable housing.

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A Few Minutes with Maria Aparicio

When Maria Angelica Aparicio first joined AmeriCorps four years ago, she was assigned as a financial coach to North County Lifeline (NCL), a nonprofit human services agency with sites in Vista and Oceanside. She’s now in her second stint with LISC-supported AmeriCorps, this time serving NCL as its financial counselor.