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From National LISC:
3.25.2020 -

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 ...

From National LISC:
12.04.2019 -

LISC + Ally Financial = A New Alliance to Boost Entrepreneurs and Homeowners

A new $3 million grant from Ally Financial will help fuel homeownership and small businesses in four cities, advancing LISC’s work to support a broadly shared prosperity. “There is incredible talent in our communities,” said LISC CEO Maurice A. Jones, commenting on the importance of the Ally partnership. “The job to be done is ...

6.12.2019 -

LISC Supports Framework for Growth of the Creative and Cultural Economy in Milwaukee Junction

In Detroit, Milwaukee Junction serves as the pilot district for the LISC economic development districting strategy. LISC will be announcing a placemaking grant to Vanguard to help jump start the development of “Black Bottom Park”.