8.02.2018 -

Training Tomorrow's Leaders: Building the next generation of community development leadership

Leadership development programs can help bridge gaps in industry knowledge, build and mature the capacity of staff, and prepare the next generation of diverse leaders.

8.01.2018 -

Reflections on Leadership Development from a Community Development Practitioner

The LISC Institute asked Community Development practitioner Zoraima Diaz-Pineda to reflect on the current state of leadership development within the field.

7.26.2017 -

Leadership, Funding and Engagement

Michigan is usually considered the cradle of the U.S. land banking movement, and with good reason: the success of the Genesee County Land Bank in the early 2000s spurred the modern boom in municipal land banks. The Center for Community Progress, which works nationwide to improve local government and nonprofit capacity to deal with vacant and abandoned properties is headquartered in Flint.

8.26.2016 -

Nonprofit Capacity Building on a Shoestring

In this article, Joe Kriesberg, President and CEO of the Massachusetts Association of Community Development Corporations (MACDC), shares his thoughts on how CDCs can boost their capacity without spending a lot of money.

5.22.2015 -

Succession Planning for CDCs - Archived webinar

Rural LISC hosted two Rural CDC partners and a guest from Twin Cities LISC for a look at smart succession planning strategies for CDCs both rural and urban.