Office of Community Engagement recognized the Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC) Indianapolis during the 2017 IUPUI Spirit of Philanthropy Awards Ceremony held on April 4, 2017.
This university-wide event honors individuals, corporations and foundations that have contributed to IUPUI programs through gifts and voluntary services.
Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC) Indianapolis is the local office of the country’s largest community development corporation dedicated to transforming distressed neighborhoods into healthy and sustainable communities—good places to work, do business, and raise children.
IUPUI Office of Community Engagement has received more than $100,000 in the last two years to support the development of the River West Great Place on Michigan Street a mile west from the IUPUI campus; working together to make transformational change, improving the quality of lives in the community.
To receive the award on behalf of LISC Indianapolis was Deputy Director, Tedd Grain.