LISC National

Convener. Investor. Thought Leader.

Greater Kansas City LISC partners with residents and stakeholders to coordinate and invest resources that grow community pride and revitalize neighborhoods into healthy, sustainable communities. We accomplish this by fostering partnerships, leveraging investments, creating systemic changes and transforming the environment.

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Honoree Nominations Are Open

Do you know someone making a difference in their community? Thrive, Kansas City's premiere community development celebration, honors colleagues and partners working in neighborhoods throughout KCMO and KCK. Nominations are open, make your nomination(s) today.

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NFL Foundation Grassroots Community Football Field RFP

We’re excited to announce the NFL Foundation Grassroots Community Football Field Program Request for Proposals. The NFL Foundation and LISC provide non-profit, neighborhood-based organizations with financial and technical assistance to improve the quality, safety, and accessibility of local football fields. Grants of up to $250,000 will be awarded for eligible capital improvement projects. Photo Credit: Kansas City Chiefs

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LISC Awards 8 Grants to Community Development Organizations

Starting this spring, eight community development organizations will be operating with additional capacity building funds to support their work in real estate and economic development.

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LISC AmeriCorps 2019-2020 Host Site Info Session

Would you like to build the capacity of your organization to achieve greater impact? Become a LISC AmeriCorps host site!

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Neighborhoods Rising Fund Awards Record $120,223 in Small Grants

The NRF is a unique funding collaborative that annually provides grants up to $3,000 for community-driven and neighborhood-led revitalization projects and initiatives in low- to moderate- income areas in Kansas City, Missouri and Kansas City, Kansas.

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