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

Featured Stories

  • LIIF Receives $60 Million NMTC Award

    The U.S. Treasury Department’s Community Development Financial Institutions (CDFI) Fund has awarded the Low Income Investment Fund (LIIF) $60 million in New Markets Tax Credit (NMTC) allocation. In total, LIIF has been awarded $518 million in NMTCs since our first allocation in 2007 to invest in high-impact projects that spur economic opportunity in low income communities. Learn More

  • LIIF Announces New President & CEO

    The Low Income Investment Fund has named Daniel A. Nissenbaum, a longtime LIIF board member and Goldman Sachs executive, as its new President and Chief Executive Officer. Nissenbaum succeeds Nancy O. Andrews, who is stepping down after 20 years of distinguished service at LIIF. Learn More

  • LIIF Receives Awards to Expand Child Care Work

    The Low Income Investment Fund has received awards from both Washington, DC’s Office of the State Superintendent of Education and the City and County of San Francisco to continues LIIF’s work to provide capital for facilities and technical assistance to providers of early childhood education. These awards build on LIIF’s decades of works expanding child care access for families in need. Learn More

  • 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

  • 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


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