LISC National

A Committed Partner in Greater Peoria and Beyond

With residents and partners, the Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC) forges resilient and inclusive communities of opportunity across America – great places to live, work, visit, do business and raise families. LISC Peoria, established in 2012, is committed to strengthening neighborhoods with targeted and comprehensive investment in Greater Peoria and throughout Central Illinois. LISC provides the investment capital, strategy, and expertise to local partners to get this done. 

Our Stories

9.06.2019 -

LISC Peoria aids in the purchase of laundromat business for Springfield’s All In One

All In One, a mobile-power washing service across Illinois, has expanded its offering to include a laundromat thanks to funding support from LISC Peoria.

8.30.2019 - ,

Congressman Darin LaHood meets with community leaders about Neighborhood Homes Investment Act

On Thursday, August 29th Congressman Darin LaHood (R-IL18) met with local LISC staff, LISC Policy staff, local community development organizations, local affordable housing developers, bankers, realtors, and representatives from municipalities from across Central Illinois, LISC Peoria staff, and LISC policy staff to learn about the Neighborhood Homes Investment Act (NHIA).

8.05.2019 -

Capacity-building grants awarded to CDCs in Central Illinois

LISC Peoria awarded capacity-building grants to two community development corporations in Central Illinois.