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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 ...

Home Court: The Hartranft Basketball Court Revival

On Thursday, June 28, The Village of Arts and Humanities, the Sixers Youth Foundation and the Philadelphia 76ers, The City of Philadelphia, and members of the Fairhill-Hartranft community, will unveil the creative placemaking project, “Home Court: The Hartranft Basketball Court Revival.” This 12-month project, designed in collaboration with Local Initiative Support Corporation (LISC), turns the ...