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Program Profile

LAF (Legal Assistance Foundation of Metropolitan Chicago)

Diana White, Executive Director
120 South LaSalle Street, Suite 900, Chicago IL 60603-3425
Phone: (312) 341-1070; Fax: (312) 341-1041
http://www.lafchicago.org/

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CURRENT FUNDING STATUS
FY 2014
Basic Field
FY 2013
Basic Field
$ Difference
from FY 2013
% Difference
from FY 2013
$5,928,659 $6,005,678 $-77,019 -1%

FUNDING HISTORY
Year LSC Funding* Non-LSC Funding Total Funding LSC Funding %
2012 6,480,447 11,527,266 18,007,713 36%
2011 7,570,274 7,218,565 14,788,839 51%
2010 7,773,986 7,476,541 15,250,527 51%
*Includes Basic Field and other LSC grants, carryover funds and derivative income.

TOTAL CASES CLOSED
2010 2011 2012
17,465 14,980 11,205
WORKFORCE 2012
Attorney Paralegal Other Total
79 34 35 148

NUMBER OF PEOPLE SERVED 2012*
Adults Children Total
16,050 10,828 26,878
*Includes number of persons in households for cases closed.

CASES CLOSED BY CASE TYPE 2012
Case Type # %
INCOME 3,174 28%
HOUSING 3,075 27%
FAMILY 1,867 17%
CONSUMER 1,221 11%
HEALTH 631 6%
EMPLOYMENT 465 4%
MISC 298 3%
INDIVIDUAL 164 1%
JUVENILE 157 1%
EDUCATION 153 1%
TOTALS 11,205 100%
CLIENTS BY ETHNICITY 2012
Ethnicity # %
White 1,690 15%
African American 6,571 59%
Hispanic 2,380 21%
Native American 12 0%
Asian/Pacific 123 1%
Other 425 4%
TOTALS 11,201 100%

CLIENTS BY GENDER 2012
Gender # %
Women 7,483 67%
Men 3,718 33%
TOTALS 11,201 100%

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