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11.15.2019 -

New Faces and Bold Goals for Chicago

Over the last year we have sadly said good-bye to some of our team, but we are grateful for their leadership in getting our strategy clear and moving forward. We are also excited for them in their new endeavors. In that time, we have several new faces who are carrying us forward and we wanted ...

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Starbucks Invests in Chicago’s Entrepreneurial Spirit, With Help from LISC

Did you hear what’s brewing right here in Chicago? Starbucks Coffee Company announced a $10 million investment to drive economic opportunity in the city’s underserved communities. The funds, which are slated to help finance more than 500 loans to support small businesses and create jobs, will be disbursed among four community lenders with ...

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10.10.2019 -

LISC Launches “Play Ball Again” to Rebuild Community Baseball Fields in Puerto Rico

LISC has teamed up with Cubs Charities, Maestro Cares Foundation and Good Bunny Foundation to revive damaged Little League fields in Puerto Rico and, in the process, help revitalize communities still scarred from devastating 2017 hurricanes. Music icons Marc Anthony and Bad Bunny are leading the funding, with Chicago Cubs star Javier Báez and UNICEF ...