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Nationalities Service Center just launched a Fund for Immigrant Justice funding

Jul. 16, 2018 12:14 pm

Nationalities Service Center just launched a Fund for Immigrant Justice

Amidst funding cuts and an increased workload, the immigrant and refugee service agency is fundraising to hire a full-time attorney to serve low-income clients for free.
Resource alert: Attend this free legal clinic for nonprofits purpose

Jul. 2, 2018 10:28 am

Resource alert: Attend this free legal clinic for nonprofits

Philadelphia VIP will be connecting local orgs to pro bono attorneys at its July 17 event.
Center for High Impact Philanthropy on how donors can support families separated at the U.S. border funding

Jun. 29, 2018 3:03 pm

Center for High Impact Philanthropy on how donors can support families separated at the U.S. border

The greatest humanitarian needs at the moment are legal assistance, shelter and care, and information. Here's how to help.
Plans are underway for the Equal Justice Center, a hub for legal nonprofits coming to Chinatown results

Jun. 22, 2018 12:15 pm

Plans are underway for the Equal Justice Center, a hub for legal nonprofits coming to Chinatown

The center is expected to open in 2021 and house about 20 legal organizations offering pro-bono services.
Stoneleigh Fellow Kee Tobar’s work in LGBTQ youth homelessness is personal people

May 23, 2018 12:47 pm

Stoneleigh Fellow Kee Tobar’s work in LGBTQ youth homelessness is personal

"I do this work simply to see mirrors of myself, in the queer and poor youth that I serve, not only survive but also thrive," said the attorney, who's spending the 2017-2019 fellowship cycle at Community Legal Services' Youth Justice Project.
Meet Amistad Law Project, the West Philly legal center fighting death by incarceration purpose

May 18, 2018 10:51 am

Meet Amistad Law Project, the West Philly legal center fighting death by incarceration

The nonprofit's "prison abolitionists" provide free and low-cost legal services to incarcerated Pennsylvanians and advocate for a new criminal justice system.
Shift Fund is paying to help low-income Philadelphians navigate the legal system funding

May 8, 2018 10:10 am

Shift Fund is paying to help low-income Philadelphians navigate the legal system

The new criminal justice nonprofit funnels small donations to those who need to pay legal and medical fees.
Meet the chiefs: The women leading Philly’s public interest law organizations people

Mar. 6, 2018 12:54 pm

Meet the chiefs: The women leading Philly’s public interest law organizations

How the heads of four legal nonprofits turned their monthly breakfast meetings into a professional development group funded by The Philadelphia Foundation.
What’s missing from the conversation about safe injection sites: drug users’ voices method

Jan. 24, 2018 1:55 pm

What’s missing from the conversation about safe injection sites: drug users’ voices

"This is a very top-down process, and that doesn't always reflect what's best for drug users," said one harm reduction activist. Inside the fight to quell the city's opioid addiction crisis.
Keir Bradford-Grey on what ‘participatory defense’ could look like in Philly people

Nov. 21, 2017 11:49 am

Keir Bradford-Grey on what ‘participatory defense’ could look like in Philly

The Defender Association head is bringing the community-focused justice program here after a successful start in Montgomery County.

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