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Evelyn’s Food Love Uses LISC Small Business Loan to Bring Hip New Restaurant to Washington Park

Posted by: LISC Small Business on October 18, 2017

Evelyn Shelton wants to revitalize Washington Park one triple chocolate chip pancake at a time, and a substantial LISC Small Business loan is allowing her to do just that. Read More

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Sewing the Fabric of Unity, Stitch by Stitch

Posted by: LISC Small Business on September 27, 2017

Legrand Lindor, CEO of CARIBBEAN APPAREL™ and LMI Textiles, works every day to inspire unity amongst Caribbean peoples through displays of pride in their own cultures. He received a $17,500 microloan through Impact Lending, a partnership between Northeastern University and LISC, to grow his company. Read More

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Slow-Cooking the American Dream in San Diego

Posted by: LISC Small Business on May 5, 2017

Matt and Athena Shlemon left Iraq to make a home in the United States, where they built the most American of businesses: a barbeque joint. A LISC small business loan helped them strengthen and grow their restaurant, which has become a beloved community institution. Read More

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National Small Business Week

Posted by: LISC Small Business on May 2, 2017

Small businesses create two out of every three net new jobs and are the backbone of our economy. To celebrate National Small Business Week, read SBA Administrator Linda McMahon's blog post for entrepreneurs: "Writing YOUR Success Story". Read More

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