Resources

5.02.2016 -

NFL Foundation Grassroots Program Description

The NFL Foundation Grassroots Program is a partnership of the National Football League Foundation (NFL Foundation) and the Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC) to provide non-profit, neighborhood-based organizations, middle schools and high schools with financing and technical assistance to improve the quality, safety, and accessibility of local football fields.

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9.01.2015 -

ESPN Pilot Home Court Program Description

LISC/ESPN Pilot Home Court Program is a collaboration between ESPN and the Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC) that provides non-profit, neighborhood-based organizations, middle schools and high schools with financing and technical assistance to improve the quality, safety, and accessibility of local basketball courts in selected markets.

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5.02.2011 -

Can sports build neighborhoods?

In the Little Village neighborhood, a few miles southwest of Chicago's Loop, the four buildings on the campus of the Gary and Ortiz Elementary Schools are frequent targets of gang graffiti.