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Program Profile

Philadelphia Legal Assistance Center

Anita Santos-Singh, Executive Director
42 South 15th Street, Suite 500, Philadelphia PA 19102
Phone: (215) 981-3808; Fax: (215) 981-3870
http://www.philalegal.org/

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CURRENT FUNDING STATUS
FY 2014
Basic Field
FY 2013
Basic Field
$ Difference
from FY 2013
% Difference
from FY 2013
$2,844,060 $2,890,954 $-46,894 -2%

FUNDING HISTORY
Year LSC Funding* Non-LSC Funding Total Funding LSC Funding %
2012 3,473,360 1,387,549 4,860,909 71%
2011 3,888,646 1,182,135 5,070,781 77%
2010 3,892,199 1,023,455 4,915,654 79%
*Includes Basic Field and other LSC grants, carryover funds and derivative income.

TOTAL CASES CLOSED
2010 2011 2012
8,492 8,420 7,601
WORKFORCE 2012
Attorney Paralegal Other Total
14 15 9 38

NUMBER OF PEOPLE SERVED 2012*
Adults Children Total
9,977 7,352 17,329
*Includes number of persons in households for cases closed.

CASES CLOSED BY CASE TYPE 2012
Case Type # %
HOUSING 2,716 36%
FAMILY 1,968 26%
INCOME 1,719 23%
CONSUMER 557 7%
HEALTH 352 5%
MISC 237 3%
EMPLOYMENT 49 1%
EDUCATION 2 0%
JUVENILE 1 0%
INDIVIDUAL 0 0%
TOTALS 7,601 100%
CLIENTS BY ETHNICITY 2012
Ethnicity # %
White 1,293 17%
African American 4,597 60%
Hispanic 844 11%
Native American 5 0%
Asian/Pacific 154 2%
Other 708 9%
TOTALS 7,601 100%

CLIENTS BY GENDER 2012
Gender # %
Women 5,057 67%
Men 2,532 33%
TOTALS 7,601 100%

Counties Served

Philadelphia


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