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Dallas Selvy

2016, AmeriCorps Legal Fellowships, Dallas Selvy

Dallas Selvy

Name of Host Organization: Legal Aid Society
City, State: Louisville, Kentucky
Issue area: Veterans' Rights
Sponsors: AmeriCorps, Legal Aid Society

The Project

Assists clients, who are all veterans, with a variety of civil issues. These civil matters include family, employment, housing, and consumer law issues.

The Inspiration

Need Addressed By Project
This project addresses housing, family, employment, and consumer law issues as well as veteran benefits.
The Right Person For This Project
Dallas is the right person for the project because:
• She is passionate about serving veterans
• She is also passionate about serving individuals in our community who do not have the means to afford legal representation
• She believes that diligently and conscientiously serving veterans who are living in poverty is a very rewarding experience