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Program Profile

Philadelphia Legal Assistance Center

Anita Santos-Singh, Executive Director
718 Arch Street, Suite 300N, 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 %
2013 3,035,418 1,128,488 4,163,906 73%
2012 3,473,360 1,387,549 4,860,909 71%
2011 3,888,646 1,182,135 5,070,781 77%
*Includes Basic Field and other LSC grants, carryover funds and derivative income.

TOTAL CASES CLOSED
2011 2012 2013
8,420 7,601 7,686
WORKFORCE 2013*
Attorney Paralegal Other Total
16 16.6 9.5 42.1
*Staffing is calculated as full-time equivalents. Totals might vary slightly due to rounding.

NUMBER OF PEOPLE SERVED 2013*
Adults Children Total
11,020 7,006 18,026
*Includes number of persons in households for cases closed.

CASES CLOSED BY CASE TYPE 2013
Case Type # %
FAMILY 2,553 33%
HOUSING 2,399 31%
INCOME 1,508 20%
HEALTH 483 6%
CONSUMER 438 6%
MISC 253 3%
EMPLOYMENT 50 1%
INDIVIDUAL 1 0%
JUVENILE 1 0%
EDUCATION 0 0%
TOTALS 7,686 100%
CLIENTS BY ETHNICITY 2013
Ethnicity # %
White 1,400 18%
African American 4,876 63%
Hispanic 807 10%
Native American 7 0%
Asian/Pacific 164 2%
Other 432 6%
TOTALS 7,686 100%

CLIENTS BY GENDER 2013
Gender # %
Women 5,148 67%
Men 2,532 33%
TOTALS 7,686 100%

Counties Served

Philadelphia


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