Focus on Creative Placemaking

What is Creative Placemaking? Creative Placemaking is the practice of supporting residents in making social, physical & economic changes in their neighborhoods through the arts & culture. Artistic & cultural activities strengthen a community, particularly when they reveal and celebrate its character and identity. Toledo...

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REGISTRATION NOW OPEN: 33rd Annual Ohio CDC Association Conference in Toledo, October 5-6, 2017

  Toledo LISC is a proud sponsor of the Ohio CDC Association’s 33rd Annual Conference. The conference will explore The Glass City under the theme Glass Half Full, Resilience in the Face of Adversity. Toledo LISC funded programs and partners will be highlighted alongside a large variety of workshops featuring...

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Interested in Serving as a LISC AmeriCorps Member?

LISC AmeriCorps is now recruiting AmeriCorps members to serve for 10 months at partner sites across the community. LISC AmeriCorps members serve in the vital roles of job placement and engaging local residents in volunteering to improve the safety, health and beauty of their neighborhoods. Members spearhead valuable projects; engage...

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LISC AmeriCorps – Host Site Applications Materials Available

Host site applications are now available for the FY17-18 LISC AmeriCorps year! While LISC is waiting to hear from the Corporation for National and Community Service regarding if we will receive funding, we are hopeful and want to begin the application process. The deadline for application materials is June 26 at 5pm. LISC AmeriCorps...

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Meet AmeriCorps Member Kelly Dean

Kelly Dean and her husband are long-term East Toledo residents. They reside and raised their children in the same East Toledo neighborhood they met in over 25 years ago. She is proud to be able to serve with her neighbors to facilitate positive change in that community. Kelly is excited that she is in her second term as a LISC...

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2nd Annual Glass City Film Festival: May 18-May 21, 2017

Our partners, The Ohio Theatre and Event Center, a program of United North, and The Arts Commission of Greater Toledo partner on Creative Placemaking projects. These projects are designed to reinvigorate North Toledo neighborhoods through cultural and artistic opportunities at the historic theatre. Programs engage residents by...

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