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LISC - Hartford, CT

Hartford, CT | https://www.lisc.org/hartford
Joined in November 2019

About Us

What We Do

With residents and partners, LISC forges resilient and inclusive communities of opportunity across America – great places to live, work, visit, do business and raise families.

Strategies We Pursue

Equip talent in underinvested communities with the skills and credentials to compete successfully for quality income and wealth opportunities.

Invest in businesses, housing and other community infrastructure to catalyze economic, health, safety and educational mobility for individuals and communities.

Strengthen existing alliances while building new collaborations to increase our impact on the progress of people and places.

Develop leadership and the capacity of partners to advance our work together.

Drive local, regional, and national policy and system changes that foster broadly shared prosperity and well-being.

Over the last 39 years, LISC and its affiliates have invested approximately $20 billion in businesses, affordable housing, health, educational mobility, community and recreational facilities, public safety, employment and other projects that help to revitalize and stabilize underinvested communities. Headquartered in New York City, LISC’s reach spans the country from East coast to West coast in 32 markets with offices extending from Buffalo to San Francisco. Visit us at www.lisc.org.

The Connecticut LISC program has experience developing the infrastructure of this broad variety of local, community-based organizations by providing technical and financial assistance - building capacity, sharing best practices, and providing project investments to support local solutions to community needs. Since coming to Connecticut in 1984, LISC has invested over $81 million in Connecticut communities. This investment has created: 4,647 affordable homes, 365,000 square feet of commercial space, and 30 child care & community facilities. LISC’s affiliate the National Equity Fund has invested over $175 million of tax credit equity in Connecticut projects and Connecticut LISC has invested over $4 million in developments through its Transit Oriented Development fund. Overall, LISC investment has leveraged $818 million of community development activity in Connecticut. 

What We Do

With residents and partners, LISC forges resilient and inclusive communities of opportunity across America – great places to live, work, visit, do business and raise families.

Strategies We Pursue

Equip talent in underinvested…

Location

  • 75 Charter Oak Avenue
    Suite 2-250
    Hartford, CT 06106

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