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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 ...

Community Services League receives funding from Citi Foundation and LISC

Community Services League, in Independence, will use $190,000 grant to help displaced workers prepare for skilled positions in healthcare, manufacturing.

From National LISC:

$10 Million Citi Foundation-LISC Partnership Will Ready Workers for 21st-Century Jobs

An exciting new commitment from Citi Foundation will ramp up LISC’s Bridges to Career Opportunities program and help some 10,000 American workers get the training and support they need to take on quality jobs in growth industries like health care and solar energy. The funding will enable 40 community organizations across the country ...