Local Initiatives Support Corporation, Bay Area
Now active in 33 cities around the country, LISC is the nation’s leading nonprofit financial intermediary in the affordable housing and community development field. Founded 25 years ago in New York with seed money from the Ford Foundation and several Fortune 500 companies, LISC provides training, expert technical assistance, management support, high leverage grants, and project financing. Our core programs support organizations that build and manage affordable housing, improve commercial districts, and develop community-serving commercial space and facilities. For more information about national LISC and the Bay Area LISC program, visit our websites at www.liscnet.org and www.bayarealisc.org.