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Supporting Small Businesses: Two Chicks in the Mix

As part of their Verizon Small Business Recovery Fund, LISC and Verizon recently announced the first round of over 200 grant recipients from across the country- including 23 in the Bay Area- who will each receive $10,000 to support their small businesses during the COVID pandemic. Meet one of the Bay Area’s local...

Celebrating Success: The Unity Council and the Bay's Future Fund

Last month, The Unity Council became the proud owner of 1921 and 2022 36th Avenue—homes to 25 families who were at risk of being displaced from their rapidly gentrifying Fruitvale neighborhood. With financing from the City of Oakland and the LISC-managed Bay’s Future Fund (the investment arm of the Partnership for the Bay ...

Verizon Small Business Recovery Fund: Local Grant Recipient

As part of their Verizon Small Business Recovery Fund, LISC and Verizon recently announced the first round of over 200 grant recipients from across the country- including 18 in the Bay Area- who will each receive $10,000 to support their small businesses during the COVID pandemic. Meet one of the Bay Area’s local ...