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SEED 2017 Round 7 Awardees!

We are thrilled to announce, together with Bon Secours Richmond Healthcare Foundation and Capital One, the 2018 SEED Round 7 recipients! 2018 SEED Round Summaries of Businesses Bare Soul Yoga & Wellness, Ashley Williams – Awarded $25,000: Bare Soul Yoga and Wellness is a yoga studio providing individual and group classes, educational workshops and yoga […]

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Virginia LISC 2017 impact report

At Virginia LISC, we believe that all residents deserve to shape and live in thriving neighborhoods of choice and opportunity. Virginia LISC 2017 Impact Report This past year marked the 27th year of LISC investment in the Richmond and Petersburg communities, and we thank you for helping us make this work possible. We have raised […]

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All the buzz about small biz

Virginia Local Initiatives Support Corporation, Capital One and Storefront for Community Design awarded $40,000 in grant funding to five small businesses located in Highland Park on Saturday, May 12. The grants were given as part of the second round of the small business grant program called 6 BIZ, which Virginia LISC, Capital One and Storefront […]

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Opportunity Zones can build strong neighborhoods

The federal tax overhaul passed last month included an important new tool, created to drive investment back into low-income communities–Opportunity Zones. Opportunity Zones will use tax incentives to draw long-term investment to low-income rural and urban areas across the U.S. The Opportunity Zones provision in the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017 has the […]