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Program Profile

Volunteer Lawyers Project of the Boston Bar Association

Sheila Hubbard, Executive Director
99 Chauncy Street, Suite 400, Boston MA 02111
Phone: (617) 423-0648; Fax: (617) 423-0061
http://www.vlpnet.org/

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CURRENT FUNDING STATUS
FY 2014
Basic Field
FY 2013
Basic Field
$ Difference
from FY 2013
% Difference
from FY 2013
$1,863,111 $1,840,816 $22,295 1%

FUNDING HISTORY
Year LSC Funding* Non-LSC Funding Total Funding LSC Funding %
2013 1,898,956 741,964 2,640,920 72%
2012 2,079,653 553,462 2,633,115 79%
2011 2,497,964 444,116 2,942,080 85%
*Includes Basic Field and other LSC grants, carryover funds and derivative income.

TOTAL CASES CLOSED
2011 2012 2013
8,244 7,682 7,035
WORKFORCE 2013*
Attorney Paralegal Other Total
8 2 5.1 15.2
*Staffing is calculated as full-time equivalents. Totals might vary slightly due to rounding.

NUMBER OF PEOPLE SERVED 2013*
Adults Children Total
13,102 3,943 17,045
*Includes number of persons in households for cases closed.

CASES CLOSED BY CASE TYPE 2013
Case Type # %
HOUSING 2,727 39%
FAMILY 1,438 20%
INCOME 966 14%
CONSUMER 611 9%
EMPLOYMENT 503 7%
JUVENILE 321 5%
MISC 224 3%
INDIVIDUAL 201 3%
HEALTH 37 1%
EDUCATION 7 0%
TOTALS 7,035 100%
CLIENTS BY ETHNICITY 2013
Ethnicity # %
White 2,380 34%
African American 2,437 35%
Hispanic 1,622 23%
Native American 41 1%
Asian/Pacific 158 2%
Other 396 6%
TOTALS 7,034 100%

CLIENTS BY GENDER 2013
Gender # %
Women 4,876 69%
Men 2,158 31%
TOTALS 7,034 100%

Counties Served

Acton town, Ashland town, Arlington town, Bedford town, Bellingham town, Belmont town, Braintree town, Brookline town, Cambridge city, Canton town, Carlisle town, Concord town, Cohasset town, Dedham town, Dover town, Everett city, Foxborough town, Framingham town, Franklin town, Hingham town, Holbrook town, Holliston town, Hopkinton town, Hudson town, Hull town, Lexington town, Lincoln town, Malden city, Marlborough city, Maynard town, Medfield town, Medford city, Medway town, Melrose city, Millis town, Milton town, Natick town, Needham town, Newton city, Norfolk town, Norwell town, Norwood town, Plainville town, Quincy city, Randolph town, Scituate town, Sharon town, Sherborn town, Somerville city, Stoneham town, Stow town, Sudbury town, Suffolk, Wakefield town, Walpole town, Waltham city, Watertown town, Wayland town, Wellesley town, Weston town, Westwood town, Weymouth town, Winchester town, Woburn city, Wrenthan town


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