Our 35th Anniversary Celebration

Our deepest gratitude to all those who made our anniversary celebration on October 18th such a memorable event. The evening was a festive tribute to how much we have grown as an organization over the last 35 years and a recognition of the significant opportunities that await on the horizon.  Our investors, donors, nonprofit partners, […]

Introducing the Project Start Fund

Nonprofits across New York State now have access to a major new source of low-interest loans to help them get projects off the ground. Through Leviticus’ new $12 million Project Start Fund (PSF), we are providing early-stage acquisition, rehab, predevelopment, and bridge financing to affordable rental housing developments, all with lower rates and more accessible terms […]

Leviticus Fund Receives $2.75 Million Federal Grant

On March 16th, Leviticus learned that it was awarded a $2.75 million grant from the federal CDFI Fund when it announced the winners of the Capital Magnet Fund (CMF). With this new resource, Leviticus will create a new lending pool to provide predevelopment, acquisition and bridge loans for development, preservation and rehab of affordable housing […]

Cityscape VI Project Breaks Ground

SINA (Southside Institutions Neighborhood Alliance) hosted a festive groundbreaking ceremony on November 21, 2017 marking the start of its newest development project to create affordable homeownership opportunities for moderate-income families in Hartford, Connecticut. Greg Maher, Leviticus’ Executive Director, spoke at the event and affirmed how Leviticus’ $2 million construction loan aligns clearly with the values […]

Nonprofit Recognized for Immigration Work

 In recognition of its work to build bridges between newly arriving immigrants and local residents, the Leviticus Fund selected Neighbors Link as the recipient of its Cornerstone Award for 2017.  The award was present at the May 18, 2017 Annual Meeting of Leviticus’ Member investors, who are religious organizations with long histories of working in […]

Ursuline Sisters Recognized as 2016 Cornerstone Awardee

The Ursuline Sisters of the Eastern Province, a community of Catholic women engaged in education ministries from elementary to collegiate levels across the globe, was the recipient of the 2016 Leviticus Cornerstone award. Founded in 1535, the Ursuline Eastern Province members serve in four eastern states through educational ministries as well as those involving the […]

Leviticus Fund’s Inaugural Cornerstone Award

In 2015, we established the Leviticus Cornerstone Award to recognize an individual, organization or community who has made an extraordinary contribution to our mission or to the broader work of promoting poverty relief and social equity through community development initiatives in low-income areas. Bernadette Kenny, RSHM, a member of the Religious of the Sacred Heart of Mary in […]