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LISC DC Budget Testimony - Committee on Housing and Neighborhood Revitalization

LISC believes a safe, affordable home is one of the basic requisites of life. Too many families are at risk of losing their housing. Below is a testimony from Deputy Director Adam Kent, addressed to the Housing and Neighborhood Revitalization Committee in lead up to their mark up session on Wednesday, June 24th.

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Verizon and LISC Come Together to Support Small Businesses with COVID-19 Recovery Fund

An investment of $2.5 million from Verizon is making it possible for LISC to begin offering critical relief and resiliency-building support to small businesses facing immediate financial threat because of the COVID-19 pandemic. The funding will go to make grants of up to $10,000, especially to entrepreneurs of color, women-owned businesses and other ...

Veterans Come Home to Walter Reed

A new housing development for homeless and at-risk veterans in Washington, D.C., serves as a powerful example how high-quality supportive housing can transform lives, revitalize aging structures and contribute to a healthy, vibrant community.