LISC National


AllIn the NewsLISC StoriesPress ReleasesCommunity Development
6.08.2020 -

A Message to our Community Partners, Neighbors and Friends

LISC Jacksonville recognizes the deep anguish our community is experiencing following the deaths of George Floyd in Minneapolis and Ahmaud Arbery a few miles to our north. As more information becomes public, we know that a callous disregard for human life based solely on skin color lies at the root of these horrific murders.

LISC Jacksonville Announces Passing of Executive Director Janet G. Owens

It is with great sadness that we announce that Janet G. Owens, executive director of LISC Jacksonville, passed away yesterday in Jacksonville following a long battle with cancer. She was surrounded by her closest family members. The entire LISC family mourns the loss of Janet and we extend our deepest sympathies to her family and ...

Help from the Financial Opportunity Center Lets Community Member Pay It Forward

When she moved to Jacksonville two years ago, Leeanndra Members could not have predicted the employment struggles she would face. Steps 2 Success helped her get her life back on track. Read Leeanndra's story of perseverance from our 2018 Report to the Community.