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Philadelphia’s recovery from COVID-19 must put housing first

Philadelphia’s recovery from COVID-19 must put housing first. As critical first steps, the federal CARES Act has provided Philadelphia with $41 million for homelessness and housing, and City Council members have introduced bills to protect renters from further economic fallout.

Verizon Small Business Recovery Fund

Small businesses across the country are confronting extreme economic challenges as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. Financial support at this critical time can make the difference between staying in business or closing permanently, leading to lost income, jobs and economic stability. Thanks to a $2.5 million investment from Verizon, we are offering grants ...

LISC Philadelphia's Response to COVID-19

The spread of COVID-19 in the US continues to intensify, as experts predicted. We are first and foremost concerned with the health and safety of our partners and the communities we serve. LISC Philadelphia is tuning into regular national meetings to consider new information and development updates in order to inform and/or adjust our ...