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LISC Toledo Celebrates Growth of ASAP Mow & Snow

The Lucas County Commissioners are joining Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC) Toledo and ASAP Mow & Snow, LLC at 2:30 p.m. on Wednesday, April 10, to celebrate the company’s purchase of property in West Toledo for its landscaping and snow removal business. LISC Toledo invested $97,500 to help the business acquire the ...

Citi Foundation and LISC Grant $380k to Toledo Community Organizations For Job Training Programs in Growing Sectors

The Citi Foundation and Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC) today announced new funding through the Bridges to Career Opportunities initiative (Bridges) to help connect unemployed and underemployed people in Toledo to quality jobs in growing industries. The new funding is part of a $10 million three-year national effort by the Citi Foundation and LISC to ...

Thanks to Financial Opportunity Center’s help, former homeless man has apartment for the holidays

The first time Michelle Gorsuch saw Michael Elliott – on Nov. 22, 2016 – he was wearing several brown rubber bands attached to each of his pant legs. Homeless at the time, Elliott was using the rubber bands to keep bed bugs from biting him while he slept at various shelters across Toledo.