Blog Archives for July 2016

Equal Justice Works Announces 2016 Fellowship Class

July 6, 2016

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
CONTACTS: Claire Shanley
Claire Shanley, Communications and Marketing Manager
Email: cshanley@equaljusticeworks.org
Phone: 202-466-3686
www.equaljusticeworks.org

 

EQUAL JUSTICE WORKS ANNOUNCES 2016 FELLOWSHIP CLASS

Sixty-two recent law school graduates will spend the next two years working to provide legal services to low-income and underserved populations.

Washington, D.C.–Equal Justice Works has announced the 2016 class of Equal Justice Works Fellows. Sixty-two recent law school graduates will spend the next two years working to provide legal services to low-income and underserved populations on issues including immigration, homelessness, education, domestic violence, human trafficking, civil rights, and juvenile justice. This year’s Fellowship competition attracted 337 applicants from law schools across the country.

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Equal Justice Works Receives Two National AmeriCorps Grants Totaling $2.85 million

July 1, 2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

CONTACTS:

Elder Justice AmeriCorps
Taí Merey Alex, Senior Manager, Public Programs
202.466.3686 ext. 141
talex@equaljusticeworks.org

Veterans Legal Corps
Toya Lynch, Senior Manager, Public Programs
202.466.3686 ext. 127
tlynch@equaljusticeworks.org

 

Equal Justice Works Receives Two National AmeriCorps Grants Totaling $2.85 million

Funding will enable AmeriCorps members to provide critical legal support to vulnerable veterans and victims of elder abuse.

Washington, DC, June 30, 2016 – Equal Justice Works has received two AmeriCorps grants from the Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS) to support AmeriCorps members who will provide legal representation to thousands of seniors and veterans.

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