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Program Profile

Legal Services of the Virgin Islands, Inc.

Richard Austin, Executive Director
3017 Orange Grove, Christiansted VI 00820-4375
Phone: (340) 718-2626; Fax: (340) 718-8593
http://www.legalservicesvi.org

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CURRENT FUNDING STATUS
FY 2014
Basic Field
FY 2013
Basic Field
$ Difference
from FY 2013
% Difference
from FY 2013
$161,546 $253,400 $-91,854 -36%

FUNDING HISTORY
Year LSC Funding* Non-LSC Funding Total Funding LSC Funding %
2013 253,400 1,115,812 1,369,212 19%
2012 304,344 1,255,329 1,559,673 20%
2011 361,624 1,319,289 1,680,913 22%
*Includes Basic Field and other LSC grants, carryover funds and derivative income.

TOTAL CASES CLOSED
2011 2012 2013
980 1,039 1,088
WORKFORCE 2013*
Attorney Paralegal Other Total
7.4 0.7 5 13.1
*Staffing is calculated as full-time equivalents. Totals might vary slightly due to rounding.

NUMBER OF PEOPLE SERVED 2013*
Adults Children Total
1,682 1,172 2,854
*Includes number of persons in households for cases closed.

CASES CLOSED BY CASE TYPE 2013
Case Type # %
FAMILY 414 38%
MISC 225 21%
HOUSING 178 16%
EMPLOYMENT 97 9%
INCOME 68 6%
CONSUMER 41 4%
JUVENILE 36 3%
INDIVIDUAL 20 2%
HEALTH 6 1%
EDUCATION 3 0%
TOTALS 1,088 100%
CLIENTS BY ETHNICITY 2013
Ethnicity # %
White 51 5%
African American 771 72%
Hispanic 229 21%
Native American 1 0%
Asian/Pacific 3 0%
Other 19 2%
TOTALS 1,074 100%

CLIENTS BY GENDER 2013
Gender # %
Women 846 79%
Men 228 21%
TOTALS 1,074 100%

Counties Served

Virgin Islands


Branch office locations

Legal Services of the Virgin Islands, Inc.
1832 Kongens Gade, Charlotte Amalie
St. Thomas, VI 00802