Announcements

November 22, 2019

Video: Affordable Housing Fund

Featuring 2019 Exemplary Partner Arizona Community Foundation and 2019 Exemplary Project FSL’s the Marist on Cathedral Square
November 22, 2019
Annie Donovan speaking at the LISC Phoenix 2019 Annual Breakfast

2019 Annual Event Wrap-up: Cultivating community

October 25, 2019

“It Takes a Truly Comprehensive Effort”: Q&A with Annie Donovan

Annie Donovan, Former Director of the U.S. Department of the Treasury’s Community Development Financial Institutions Fund (CDFI Fund), will be coming to Phoenix November 19, 2019, to keynote LISC Phoenix’s Annual Breakfast & Community Awards. Below is a Q&A she did when she joined LISC as COO earlier this year. 5.29.2019 – LISC […]
June 11, 2019

LISC’s first Opportunity Zone Playbook is here

We’re excited to share the first installment of the LISC Opportunity Zones Playbook series, “Navigating the Opportunity Zones: Community Partners.” This playbook is geared to the people and organizations committed to community revitalization and shared prosperity for all residents. Forthcoming playbooks will be targeted to impact investors and impact developers […]
May 23, 2019

NFL/LISC Grassroots Program and Arizona Cardinals Grant $250,000 to Install a New Synthetic Turf Football Field at Phoenix’s Sevilla Elementary School

Award is part of $3 million in new grants to athletic fields nationwide PHOENIX – MAY 21, 2019 – The Alhambra Elementary School District has been granted $250,000 by the Arizona Cardinals through the National Football League Foundation Grassroots Program to install a synthetic turf football field at Phoenix’s Sevilla […]
May 20, 2019

2019 Annual Event

May 9, 2019

LISC Phoenix Celebrates Expansion of Financial Opportunity Center Network

May 9, 2019 – The Valley of the Sun will soon be home to two new career and financial coaching service centers, thanks to LISC Phoenix and two local nonprofit partners. The two new sites, known as Financial Opportunity Centers (FOCs), are hosted by the Tempe Community Action Agency and […]
April 24, 2019

2018 Annual Report

We're excited to share some highlights from the past year in our 2018 LISC Phoenix Annual Report. Read the report to see how partners make our work possible.
April 17, 2019

May 14: Celebrate the Expansion of the LISC FOC Network

Join us for a celebration of the LISC Financial Opportunity Center (FOC) Network expansion. We will be joined by LISC CEO Maurice Jones to highlight the success of our the FOCs at International Rescue Committee and Desert Mission Food Bank and welcoming our two newest sites to the network, Tempe Community Action Agency and Arouet Foundation. […]
January 14, 2019

Turning the Corner

In 2016 Phoenix was selected as one of five cities across the country to participate in Turning the Corner – a neighborhood displacement project incubated by the The Funders Network’s Federal Reserve Philanthropy Initiative and managed by the Urban Institute’s National Neighborhood Indicators Partnership. In response to wide-spread concern about displacement in […]