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Warm & Fuzzy

Feeling warm & fuzzy!!  Many thanks to our friends from Webster Bank for teaming up to make Build-A-Bears for our youth! View Details »

Calcagni Real Estate & Hillcrest Village Clothing Drive

Our friends at Calcagni Real Estate and Hillcrest Village hosted a drive and collected professional clothing and accessories for the young men and women in our programs to help them build their career wardrobes and boost their confidence.  View Details »

Foundation Grant Backs Efforts to Tackle Substance Abuse in Southington

LISA, Inc. receives $45,900 grant to sustain Substance Abuse Program for Southington Teens View Details »

Liberty Bank banks on LISA, Inc.'s Career Readiness Program

Liberty Bank is lending its support to LISA, Inc.'s Vocational Skills Training Program with a $2,500 grant.  View Details »

The Art of Showing Up Presents Donation to LISA, Inc.

The Art of Showing Up Presents Donation to LISA, Inc. View Details »

LISA, Inc. on the Air for Give Local

LISA, Inc. was featured in the News 12 Connecticut story on Give Local 2018 View Details »

LISA, Inc. cleans up in product donation from Positive Living Center

Many thanks to the Positive Living Center for collecting cleaning supplies to help us keep the homes in our programs spic and span!  Lisa Crofton and her team are Fantastic! View Details »

LISA, Inc teams up with Southington Youth Services to tackle teen substance abuse

LISA, Inc teams up with Southington Youth Services to tackle teen substance abuse  View Details »

LISA, Inc Awarded Over $4,000 by the Connecticut Community Foundation to Support Anti-Sex Trafficking Efforts

We are thrilled to announce that the Connecticut Community Foundation has awarded LISA, Inc. with an over $4,000 donation to support anti-sex trafficking efforts. Sex trafficking is a burgeoning issue, especially for youth who grow up in the foster care system. According to the Connecticut Juvenile Justice Alliance, "60 percent of sexually trafficked children come from foster or group homes." This is an issue that LISA Inc. is going to great lengths to combat, and we are truly grateful for the funds provided by Connecticut Community Foundation to support this pursuit. View Details »

LISA, Inc. Awarded $500 Grant From Liberty Bank

LISA, Inc. is pleased to announce that Liberty Bank has awarded us with a $500 donation in honor of International Day of the Woman. Thank you to Liberty Bank for their recognition of LISA, Inc. and their support of International Women's Day. View Details »

LISA, Inc. Awarded $2,500 Grant From Liberty Bank Foundation

We are excited to announce that the Liberty Bank Foundation has awarded LISA, Inc. with a $2500 donation to support Life Skills Programming. This funding will go toward teaching life skills to youth ages 15-21 living in foster care in the Greater Waterbury region. Thank you to Liberty Bank for their support of our vision. View Details »

LISA, Inc. raises $1,500 during the Give Local event, sponsored by the Connecticut Community Foundation.

Over April 25th and 26th the Connecticut Community Foundation hosted their annual Give Local event. The event "empowers people in the region to raise as much money as possible for local nonprofit organizations during a 36-hour online give-a-thon." LISA, Inc. is thankful to be the recipient of a $1,500 gift due to the generosity of the people in the Greater Waterbury and Litchfield Hills regions. Thank you to the selfless people of our community for their support of LISA, Inc. and all of the non-profits that participated in this years' Give Local event. View Details »