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

Featured Stories

  • Equity With a Twist
    LIIF and JPMorgan Chase Pilot New $6MM Social Investment in Distressed Communities

    LIIF and JPMorgan Chase are launching “Equity with a Twist” (EQT), a social capital product that provides flexible, low-cost financing to support integrative, outcomes-driven solutions to poverty. The first investments will accelerate neighborhood transformation in San Francisco, Los Angeles and New Orleans.
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    Announcing the Social Impact Calculator 2.0

    LIIF has launched a refined version of the Social Impact Calculator – a tool that puts a dollar value on the benefits of community development projects. The new features include the ability to calculate an internal rate of social return and analyze multiple areas of impact for a single project, among others.
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    All In: Communities That Work for Everyone

    When every citizen thrives, we all benefit. LIIF is all in to create progress for our communities, using every tool at our disposal. Read our 2015 Annual Report to learn about the partners and projects helping us challenge ourselves to think, invest, and partner in new ways.
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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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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