LISC connects underinvested communities with capital (loans, grants, and equity) and technical assistance. LISC Atlanta will focus on investments in neighborhoods to revitalize commercial corridors, expand the supply of affordable for sale housing, and add sports and recreation facilities to activate youth. LISC Atlanta will also focus on investments in talent to expand job training programs combined with financial coaching.

LiftFund assists small businesses that fall below the banks guidelines with the financing they need to allow their dreams to become a reality.

As NLP expands its lending program into Georgia, NLP will work with local, state, regional and national entities to bring affordable housing and economic benefit to the underserved population. NLP anticipates that within the first two years of the program expansion, an additional 240 individuals will be impacted by our expanded programs. NLP anticipates providing 150 units of affordable housing in Georgia, which will benefit individuals and families that rely on affordable housing for financial security. Each subsequent year of the program, NLP anticipates providing additional housing units with increased awareness of its expanded geography. NLP will strive to finance a minimum of 500 units per year beginning with its third full year operating in Georgia.

Mission/Vision driven

Kristi Porter believes in using her skills, talents, and influence to do good wherever she can. As a self-described #wordnerd, she is often assisting nonprofits and social enterprises in their marketing and communications efforts, primarily through copywriting and marketing strategy consulting.

Kristi also teaches solopreneurs and small businesses how to incorporate easy philanthropy and giving strategies so they can actively participate in the issues they care about.

Essentially, she makes cause-focused organizations look and sound more professional so they can build a larger audience, increase sales or donations, and do more good. 

FoodFinder is a website, mobile app, and nonprofit organization that helps food insecure families find their nearest food pantries and food assistance programs. Our platform shows the user’s nearest free food providers, and for each food provider we list information such as contact information, street address, hours of operation, and more. With 45,000 food providers across all 50 states listed on FoodFinder, we’re 80% of the way towards being the first-ever national database of every food pantry in America.

Physical and verbal assaults against women and children are globally endemic across all regions and socio-economic strata. Historically, this is a very complex problem and has been addressed on multiple levels: legislatively, socially, and through law & order agencies. The existing solutions are still grossly inadequate. Today software and integrated smart digital technologies enable personal empowerment of women and children that can make them even safer.

lmSafeNow is an integrated hardware/software platform providing a complete safety solution for women and children using AI and IoT. The lmSafeNow platform assembles a socially networked “Community of Helpers” ready to assist when called upon.

  • Small wearable device wirelessly connects to a smartphone
  • Phone-based software App communicates for help
  • Software Platform enables “Network of Helpers”

SIRUM takes unused, surplus drugs and seamlessly deliver them to people who need them most. Our technology is built to connect the 1 in 4 adults who can’t afford their medicine with the $5B of surplus that goes to waste every year.