Resources

11.12.2019 -

Growing Taproots: Anchor Institutions and Community Development (Webinar)

In this webinar panelists reflect on ways that partnerships between health anchors and community development organizations can help realize equitable neighborhood outcomes.

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.

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.

7.18.2019 -

LISC Institute Presents: Navigating Community Development

In this webinar, the authors of Navigating Community Development describe the current community development ecosystem, define a range of essential community development competencies, and demonstrate through seven case studies how using comparative advantages built on core competencies can improve outcomes for communities.

6.05.2019 -

Accessory Dwelling Units

Affordable housing is becoming increasingly hard to find throughout many growing cities around the country. Accessory Dwelling Units (ADUs) offer an alternative to customary housing units, taking the form of basement apartments, living units above the garage, new detached units, or ‘tiny houses’ built in the backyard of an existing home.