Our 2017 Lane Evans Home Court Fellows Reflect on their Experiences

Posted on Apr 19, 2017 in Events, Home Court, Homelessness, Justice, Law, Shelter | 0 comments

The fellowship is one of the many wonderful benefits of our partnership with Georgetown University Law Center on Home Court. The opportunity to form relationships with students each year as well as share in this important work is hugely important to the Legal Clinic. We – and most importantly, our clients – benefit greatly from their invaluable support.

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Top Ten Reasons to Join the Legal Clinic’s #GivingTuesday Campaign TODAY

Posted on Nov 29, 2016 in #GivingTuesday, Fundraising, Fundraising Event, Non Profit | 0 comments

-10- Because your friends are giving. And you have smart friends. -9-  Because it’s so easy! (Just go here) -8-  Because having a stable home can change a child’s entire life. -7-  Because a generous donor will match gifts from other donors, dollar for dollar up to a total of $1,000. -6- Because you believe a more just and inclusive DC is possible. -5- Because holiday season is about more than holiday spending. -4- Because hypothermia season is upon us. -3- Because your support and partnership are crucial elements of our ability to be present to our clients in their most challenging times. -2- Because when the safety net fails, the Legal Clinic is there. -1- And the #1 reason to support the Legal Clinic through #GivingTuesday is … Because everyone deserves a safe and warm place to sleep at night. Everyone. Please go to our Donate Now page and lend us your support. Then we’d love to hear why the Legal Clinic is on your giving list. Support us, and tell us why you do @https://www.facebook.com/legalclinicforthehomeless...

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Thank You!

Posted on Jun 3, 2016 in Do More 24, Events, Fundraising, Justice, Non Profit | 0 comments

YOU DID MORE, so we can do more to bring justice to our neighbors who are homeless. Many thanks to everyone who donated and/or helped to spread the word about Do More 24. We were able to claim all $11,000 in matching funds, which gave us a grand total for Do More 24 of $23,980. That’s a lot of justice! We were among the top 10 organizations in terms of funds raised, out of 734 non-profits participating in the campaign. Thank you for believing in our work to: ensure clients are aware of their rights; provide access to justice; advocate for quality shelter and fair budgets; end the criminalization of homelessness; and preserve and expand affordable housing. Thank you for believing in a more just and inclusive...

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