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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...