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.

Connect with us on Twitter @LISC_Phx to stay connected

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

Our Stories

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 […]

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November 1, 2017

2017 LISC Phoenix Exemplary Project Mountain Park Health Center Tempe Clinic

November 1, 2017

2017 LISC Phoenix Exemplary Partner Nordstrom Bank

November 1, 2017

2017 LISC Phoenix Exemplary Collaborative Phoenix Indian School Visitor Center

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