Resources

Anchor Institutions’ Contributions to Building Inclusive Small Business Ecosystems

Anchor Institutions' Contributions to Building Inclusive Small Business Ecosystems was jointly developed by LISC and Forward Cities with support from the Annie E. Casey Foundation.

10.01.2019 -

Q&A with Allison Hay from Houston Habitat for Humanity

LISC Institute had the pleasure of speaking with Allison Hay, Executive Director of Houston Habitat for Humanity, one of the women executives leading efforts with The Harvey Home Repair Collaborative. Allison shared more on how she and her colleagues have been able engage in a more intentional rebuild process by conjoining their respective expertise for the Houston community.

9.30.2019 -

Affordable Housing Investment: A Guide for Nonprofit Hospitals and Health Systems

The guide is informed by Urban Institute’s research examining the current practice as well as the motivations, opportunities, and barriers nonprofit hospitals and health systems face to initiating and broadening investments in housing development.

9.30.2019

Letter from the Editor: Disaster Recovery

Climate change has made disaster preparedness and recovery even more necessary, and CDFIs and other intermediaries play key roles in supporting communities during and after crises.

9.05.2019 -

Connecting Local People to the Prosperity of Place: Workforce Development Meets Industrial District Revitalization

This webinar presents research findings and a discussion with practitioners, employers and advocacy organizations about lessons they’ve learned while devising and implementing strategies to connect investments in industrial districts with workforce development programs.