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Media Advisory: Combating Housing Injustice in Virginia

/ Press Release

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

WHAT:
Representatives from Equal Justice Works, The JPB Foundation, and JPMorgan Chase will come together to discuss how public-private partnerships can help increase capacity of the legal aid community in Virginia, provide legal assistance to low-income families facing eviction, and advocate for policies and practices that protect the rights of tenants.

WHO:
Speakers include:

  • Hana Hausnerova, Director of Public Programs, Equal Justice Works (Moderator)
  • Annie Greengard, Senior Program Officer, The JPB Foundation
  • Abigail Suarez, Program Officer, Community Development, Global Philanthropy at JPMorgan Chase
  • Laura Dobbs, Staff Attorney, Virginia Poverty Law Center; 2019 Equal Justice Works Fellow

WHEN:
Thursday, January 27, 2022
10:30–11:30 a.m. ET

WHERE:
Register for the virtual press event here.

CONTACT:
Heena Patel
Marketing and Communications Director
Email: [email protected]

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About Equal Justice Works

Equal Justice Works is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that creates opportunities for lawyers to transform their passion for equal justice into a lifelong commitment to public service. As the nation’s largest facilitator of opportunities in public interest law, Equal Justice Works brings together an extensive network of law students, lawyers, nonprofit legal aid organizations, and supporters to promote public service and inspire a lifelong commitment to equal justice.

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