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7.31.2018 -

Join us for our 30th Anniversay Celebration!

We invite you to gather with other creative leaders to celebrate, be inspired, and engage in meaningful conversations that will help us set the course for LISC in the greater Minneapolis-St.Paul region for the next 30 years. The celebration will take place on Tuesday, September 18th from 8:00 am - 12:00 pm at ...

From National LISC:
7.26.2018 -

Making Sure Opportunity Zones Create Opportunity For All

An article in ImpactAlpha describes early efforts by community development groups, like LISC, and foundations to manage Opportunity Zone funds in a way that will maximize benefits for underinvested communities and the people who live and work there. These strategies deal head-on with the stated goal of the new tax legislation: to spur economic development ...

From National LISC:
6.20.2018 -

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 ...