Resources

8.12.2019 -

Joint Venturing for Nonprofits: the Benefits, the Common Pitfalls and How to Navigate Them

By working together, nonprofits and for-profit developers can make development projects into something more than they could be if either entity acted alone. The LISC Institute spoke to both nonprofit and for-profit developers to explore some of the common advantages and risks of real estate joint ventures.

7.18.2019 -

LISC Institute Presents: Navigating Community Development

In this webinar, the authors of Navigating Community Development describe the current community development ecosystem, define a range of essential community development competencies, and demonstrate through seven case studies how using comparative advantages built on core competencies can improve outcomes for communities.

4.23.2019 -

An Eviction Prevention Toolkit: Using a Financial Capability Approach to Prevent Evictions

In this presentation, learn more about the value of operating an Eviction Prevention Program (EPP), basic information about program structuring, examples of existing programs, and insights to help you create or revise an existing program.

1.18.2019 -

LISC Institute Webinar: Local Housing Solutions

The webinar covers how practitioners can engage with Local Housing Solutions, and features a deeper-dive into the site's policy framework.

1.15.2019 -

Letter from the Editor: Spotlight on the State of the CDFI Industry

While the issues CDFIs focus on, such as financing affordable housing, are receiving an unprecedented level of public attention, the industry faces ever-mounting funding threats, particularly at the federal level, and increased competition, both from new entrants and each other.