Our Focus

The Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC) is dedicated to helping community residents transform distressed neighborhoods into healthy and sustainable communities of choice and opportunity — good places to work, do business and raise children. LISC mobilizes corporate, government and philanthropic support to provide local community development organizations with:

  • Loans, grants and equity investments
  • Local, statewide and national policy support
  • technical and management assistance


Toledo LISC; What we’re about