News

News

Too often people hear the “bad news” about our central city. The city of Phoenix is filled with assets and opportunities and people who really care. LISC strives to illuminate these stories and to challenge misperceptions of our central city neighborhoods.

In this section you will find a variety of resources aimed at raising the voices and stories of people working every day to make their neighborhood a great place to live, work, play, and grow.

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Also, check out our National office’s Online Resource Library

Our Stories

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 […]
August 2, 2019

Trellis branches out with Phoenix TOD townhouse project

A ¾-acre residential lot in the West Camelback Corridor is long past its prime as a single-family-home property. As fate and determination have it, that’s a very good thing for 20 future homeowners and a neighborhood experiencing revitalization spurred by light rail. Trellis broke ground in May on a townhouse […]

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October 31, 2018

2018 Exemplary Collaborative: World Bazaar & Phoenix Community Market

Shoppers come out to the World Bazaar & Phoenix Community Market twice a year in the park-and-ride lot at 19th Ave. and Camelback to experience delicious food, live music and artisan shopping. The idea grew out of the immigrant and refugee community seeking to introduce themselves to Phoenix and longing […]
November 1, 2017

2017 LISC Phoenix Exemplary Project Mountain Park Health Center Tempe Clinic

November 1, 2017

2017 LISC Phoenix Exemplary Partner Nordstrom Bank

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