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Creating Opportunities to Lift CT Families Out of Poverty

LISC Connecticut and partners participated in a site visit coordinated by LISC Rhode Island to learn more about Financial Opportunity Centers.

From National LISC:
10.10.2019 -

Opportunity Zones Reality Check

Ensuring that Opportunity Zones investments benefit the people who live and work there was the crux of a recent roundtable led by LISC and the Federal Reserve Bank of New York. An article on Medium.com by LISC’s George Ashton III and the Fed’s Adrian Franco describes the insights—and important takeaways—from ...

From National LISC:
9.23.2019 -

Safeguarding Public Benefits Is Good For America

Public programs that pave the road into the middle class are an investment in our country’s greatest asset—its people. As LISC and other organizations weigh in on the USDA’s proposed rule changes to the Supplementary Nutritional Assistance Program, Maurice A. Jones, LISC’s president and CEO, discusses the imperative of protecting federal ...