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

Featured Stories

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    Partners in Progress Initiative Receives National Award

    The Partners in Progress initiative, a partnership between the Citi Foundation and LIIF, was recently recognized by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation Corporate Citizenship Center as the Best Community Improvement Program.
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    LIIF and Partners Win Novogradac Award for NMTC Investment

    LIIF and financing partners have been recognized by the Novogradac Journal of Tax Credits for our exceptional investment in the Crosstown Concourse project in Memphis, Tennessee.
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    LIIF Receives $1.65 Million Financial Assistance Award

    The Low Income Investment Fund (LIIF) has been awarded $1.65 million in Financial Assistance (FA) through the U.S. Treasury Department’s CDFI Fund, joining 194 awardees across the country.
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    Weathering the Great Recession: A CDFI Case Study in Patient Capital

    LIIF’s Kim Latimer-Nelligan and Ellen Seidman of the Urban Institute examine how CDFI’s “patient capital” approach enabled them to come through the economic recession not only successfully, but stronger.
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    Leveraging the Power of Place

    LIIF collaborated with partners at Urban Institute, Johns Hopkins Medicine, and Poverty & Race Research Action Council to explore how pay for success financing could support housing mobility programs in a working paper through the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco.
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Featured Project

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    Investing in Communities, Transforming Lives

    Watch how a small investment from LIIF helped to renovate a child care center, improve the health of the children and staff and stablize the center’s finances.
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LIIF is dedicated to creating pathways of opportunity for low income people and communities. Our Mission & Vision