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Annual Impact Report
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Annual Impact Report 2018

At NMSC, we invest and help our partners invest in impactful, empowering projects in low-income communities throughout the country. Our Annual Impact Report tells the story of our 2018 impacts on both fronts, from our focus on job creation and rural development to the impact of our clients through our growing partner services business.

In 2018, NMSC made 11 investments in 10 states throughout the country, supporting small businesses, bringing grocery options and fresh foods to food deserts, expanding healthcare and creating or preserving over 800 jobs in underserved communities. As of 2018, NMSC has invested $1 billion in low-income communities across the country since 2004. In 2018, we also added our 40th client to our Partner Services business and built our client servicing portfolio to $550 million, surpassing our own assets under management.

This report highlights the passion and commitment of our team, LISC, our board members, investors, clients and borrowers to the communities we serve. We are honored to share their stories with you.

Eager for more? Download the full report here

Aura Fabricators

A growing rural manufacturer invests in employees’ careers with in-house training

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Travelers Hotel

A rural hotel supports local artists while providing community space and programming

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Church Hill North Retail Center

A new community hub brings a long-awaited grocery store, wellness center and community college campus to a historic, underserved neighborhood

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A Brooklyn bakery provides quality jobs and models inclusive hiring practices 

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Educare Arizona

An early childhood education center empowers local families and invests in its community

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Download our 2017 Community Impact Report here.