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Advancing Our Work through Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

We understand that incorporating equity into our work is an on-going, long-term proposition that will include internal and external changes as well as continual learning. In 2020 we will be having conversations with our friends, partners, allies and funders about how we can ensure we are fulfilling our mission in the design and execution of ...

9.27.2019 -

Meet Our New Executive Director

A Kansas City native, Geoff joined the LISC team in September as the Executive Director. He is a seasoned policy expert with strong community connections, having spent more than 13 years as the District Director and General Counsel for U.S. Rep. Emanuel Cleaver, II, who represents Missouri’s Fifth Congressional District. In addition to ...

LISC Contributes/Secures $1.4M to Support KCK Grocery

Greater Kansas City LISC closed on the purchase of a $1.42 million in General Obligation Bonds issued by the Unified Government of Wyandotte County and Kansas City to provide funds to construct a new grocery store in downtown Kansas City, Kansas.