Expanding opportunities in America’s cities

Local Initiatives Support Corp. – Detroit

Detroit, Michigan



The local network affiliate provides operating support, technical and capacity-building assistance, project financing, and leverage to community-based organizations engaged in revitalizing Detroit neighborhoods. This two-year grant for the launch of the Doing Development Differently in Detroit Initiative establishes the use of community-benefits agreements in public and private developments, ensuring these projects generate jobs, community services, and environmental improvements.