The Sustainable Communities Initiative is a collaborative community development effort

spearheaded by the Philadelphia LISC that seeks to link and coordinate investment in key areas necessary for comprehensive neighborhood revitalization, including:

  • Housing and physical development
  • Income and employment
  • Economic activity and regional connections
  • Education
  • Healthy environment and lifestyles


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