Los Angeles Development Fund
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The LADF creates jobs and boosts the economy of distressed communities using the New Markets Tax Credit Program to help fund economic development investments that improve the quality of life for those living in the City of Los Angeles

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how it works

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Entrance to the Discovery Cube LA, a LADF funded project

our program

The LADF uses NMTCs to create jobs, attract business and improve communities.LADF uses NMTCs to create jobs and build up LA.

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Blended before and after pictures of One Santa Fe, an LADF funded mixed-use, live-work project

our projects

Take a tour of all the LADF funded projects across the City of Los Angeles.Take a tour of LADF funded projects across LA.

LADF Projects
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Los Angeles Opportunity Zones

opportunity zones

New investment and development tool for LA’s under-served communities.A tax incentive for investing in LA communities.

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Children's Institute Watts Campus
Model view of the Children's Institute complex (image courtesy of Gehry Partners, LLP)
Children's Institute Inc. has broken ground on a new $20 million, 20,000-square-foot community resource complex in LA's Watts neighborhood designed by Frank Gehry...

Discover LACI: The LA Cleantech Incubator
The LA Cleantech Incubator (LACI) visitor center on the La Kretz Innovation Campus
“How do we bring practical solutions to solve the climate crisis while making people’s lives better?” Finding answers to this question represents the shining light and purpose of the LACI nonprofit...