LISC grant places 9 new Americorps members in RI

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Additionally, LISC has placed 7 full time and 2 quarter time AmeriCorps Members with 9 community based organizations, the LISC matching grant for these AmeriCorps Members is $182,000, but the true value is far greater. LISC Rhode Island AmeriCorps members are an invaluable asset to our community partners. Our members provide job training for low-income families, provide counseling and care to residents at homeless shelters, investigate solutions to detriments to public health and strengthen community engagement through neighborhood events.