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Kevin Prise

2016, AmeriCorps Legal Fellowships, Kevin Prise

Kevin Prise

Name of Host Organization: Lone Star Legal Aid
City, State: Houston, Texas
Sponsors: AmeriCorps, Lone Star Legal Aid

The Project

Assist disaster survivors with legal issues as they navigate the recovery process.

The Inspiration

Need Addressed By Project
Disaster survivors are assisted in trying to obtain home repair, personal property, and other needs assistance from FEMA. Such assistance as proving home ownership for FEMA assistance is provided. Likewise, survivors receive assistance in trying to settle claims with insurance companies, as well as disputes with contractors.
The Right Person For This Project
Kevin is the right person for the project because:
• He has great compassion for the individuals who need legal assistance after a disaster
• He has dedicated his legal practice to advocating for disaster victims
• He is passionate about public interest advocacy