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Statement of Solidarity: Black Lives Matter

Black Lives Matter. Our hearts and sincere condolences are with the family of George Floyd, and the families of Breonna Taylor and Ahmaud Arbery. For forty years the Local Initiatives Support Corporation has been committed to doing what we can to bend the arc of justice to touch neighborhoods all across the District. We are ...

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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Sam’s Club & LISC Come Together to Support Small Businesses

Thanks to a $1 million grant from Sam’s Club, LISC will provide emergency assistance that small businesses desperately need during the Covid-19 crisis. And it doesn’t stop there: Sam’s Club is mobilizing its members to support this effort as well. LISC will focus these efforts on historically underserved communities, with particular focus ...