LIIF is dedicated to creating pathways of opportunity for low income people and communities.

Featured Stories

  • Annual Report
    From the Ground Up | Annual Report 2017

    LIIF finances the elements that create great neighborhoods like affordable homes, high performing schools, health clinics and child care. This year’s annual report features impact stories from Brookyn to Houston to Los Angeles. View the Report

  • Preserving Affordable Communities

    Finding an affordable home is getting harder across the country. To help address this need, LIIF, Morgan Stanley and the National Affordable Housing Trust have partnered to launch a $100 million initiative that will help nonprofit housing providers acquire properties and keep them affordable for low-income families. Read More

  • Bringing More Options to Tennessee Students

    LIIF and the Tennessee Charter School Center have been awarded $8 million from the U.S. Department of Education to establish a new charter school facilities program in TN that will finance 20 schools over the next five years. Read More

  • Race Gender and Justice in Community Development
    Race, Gender and Justice in Community Development: Reflections by Nancy O. Andrews

    In a chapter in the newly released issue of Community Development Investment Review, LIIF CEO Nancy O. Andrews writes for the need to incorporate racial and gender equity more thoroughly into our vision, paradigm and practice. Read More

  • CDFIs call on Congress to the protect CDFI Fund
    Congress: Continue Investing in America’s Struggling Cities and Towns

    The CEOs of LIIF, Capital Impact Partners, Reinvestment Fund and IFF call on Congress to support and ensure full funding for the CDFI Fund, which is threatened despite a strong and unwavering financial and social track record. Read More

  • Innovative Models in Health and Housing

    A new report from the Low Income Investment Fund and Mercy Housing, Innovative Models in Health and Housing, features nine case studies highlighting collaborations between the healthcare and housing sectors to increase access to affordable housing and improve health outcomes for residents. Read More


LIIF is dedicated to creating pathways of opportunity for low income people and communities. Our Mission & Vision