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2019 Cashin Fellows Program

This summer was our thirteenth year offering the Cashin Fellowship which introduces students in college and high school to the field of community development. A highlight was a tour of the Mt. Eden neighborhood with New Settlement Apartments this year.

Connecting Local People to the Prosperity of Place

LISC National’s latest white paper examines emerging strategies that connect industrial district revitalization to local workforce efforts and how investments in industrial districts can fuel programs designed to train low-income residents and ensure they access local jobs. The paper takes a close look at how this plays out in the field with two case ...

New Mapping Tool to track Displacement in the NY Region

Together with NYU and sponsorship from LISC, researchers at UC Berkeley have released new findings about how development in the New York metro area is creating “islands of exclusion” and displacing more and more longtime residents. An interactive Urban Displacement Map, a byproduct of the investigation, aims to serve as an “early warning tool” to ...