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Lina Page / October 29, 2019 / Newswire

On October 29, Starbucks Coffee Company announced its plans to invest $10 million in Accion Chicago, Chicago Community Loan Fund (CCLF), Local Initiative Support Corporation (LISC) and IFF.

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Sacha Adorno / May 17, 2017 / Stories

Originally built in the 1900s, the Covent Hotel features single resident occupancy (SRO) housing as well as retail storefronts on the ground level.

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Lindsay Li / June 3, 2016 / Newswire

This week, design concepts for a placemaking effort in Philadelphia were unveiled, with the support of Philadelphia LISC and local city partners; a former hotel will become an affordable housing residence in Chicago; New Jersey Community Capital is the winning bidder on Fannie Mae’s third...

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Lindsay Li / May 13, 2016 / Stories

Renowned artist Theaster Gates has made it his mission to turn empty Chicago spaces into incubators for culture.

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