Featured Donor of the Month
Capital One has generously awarded a $300,000, one-year grant to support affordable housing creation and family income and wealth building activities in communities throughout Houston, Mid South Delta, New York City, Newark, and Washington, DC, as well as to build our national capacity to provide essential resources to local programs.
In addition, the Capital One Foundation has awarded LISC a $100,000 grant to continue the development of our Research & Development Fund, which will enhance our capacity to assist community partners in identifying critical areas of need and to develop and replicate new program models that respond to those challenges. LISC established the Research & Developent fund in 2012 with the support of the Capital One Foundation.
For more than twenty years, Capital One and the Capital One Foundation have been important partners in LISC’s efforts to revitalize communities across the United States. LISC is extremely grateful for their sustained commitment to our work
About LISC Fundraising
Community development is a dramatic example of what can happen when the goals and resources of the public, private and nonprofit sectors align. Since 1980, LISC has been able to combine the vision and the capacity of community-based organizations with the resources and expertise of the private sector, and the indispensable underpinning of supportive public policies to transform and rebuild low-income neighborhoods into healthy, sustainable communities of choice across our nation. Over the past 32 years, LISC has invested more than $12.9 billion for community development activities that build affordable homes, retail and community facilities and create new jobs. More than 3,100 donors, investors and lenders have contributed to LISC.