LIIF Partners with Local Organizations to Launch Coachella Valley Housing Fund

LIIF, Lift to Rise, RCAC, Wells Fargo and County of Riverside Housing, Homelessness Prevention and Workforce Solutions have partnered to support and invest in a community-driven housing financing model in the Coachella Valley.

$70MM Black Developer Capital Initiative

LIIF & NAHT announce $70MM Black Developer Capital Initiative to support growth of Black-led affordable housing developer businesses.

LIIF Announces New Board Chair and Three Directors

Reymundo Ocañas will be the new chair of LIIF’s Board of Directors. Calvin Gladney, Myra Jones-Taylor and Margaret Solle Salazar are also joining as new board members.

Deepening Our Commitment

Today, we are sharing more about LIIF’s anti-racism journey and our goals for our organization and our work. As we progress, we’ll continue to share our insights, new developments and challenges. We hope our sharing contributes to a broader dialogue about building a more equitable future.

LIIF Upgraded by S&P

LIIF’s continued financial strength, even amid the economic uncertainty brought on by COVID-19, was recently recognized by S&P, which upgraded the organization from an “A-” to an “A” rating. In addition, Aeris, the leading independent rating service for both financial and impact investments, reaffirmed LIIF’s “AAA” financial rating. Read more.

Inside the $1 Billion Bid to Rescue Affordable Housing

A new partnership between housing groups aims to give nonprofit developers the resources they need to preserve affordable apartments. Read more about our joint venture with SAHF and NAHT in CityLab.