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Program Profile

Florida Rural Legal Services, Inc.

Donald Isaac, Executive Director
1321 E. Memorial Boulevard, Lakeland FL 33801
Phone: (239) 334-4554; Fax: (239) 936-7038
http://www.frls.org/

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CURRENT FUNDING STATUS
FY 2014
Basic Field
FY 2013
Basic Field
$ Difference
from FY 2013
% Difference
from FY 2013
$4,561,135 $3,662,885 $898,250 25%

FUNDING HISTORY
Year LSC Funding* Non-LSC Funding Total Funding LSC Funding %
2012 3,958,784 2,222,723 6,181,507 64%
2011 4,391,979 2,524,593 6,916,572 63%
2010 4,618,352 2,679,527 7,297,879 63%
*Includes Basic Field and other LSC grants, carryover funds and derivative income.

TOTAL CASES CLOSED
2010 2011 2012
4,985 6,173 5,441
WORKFORCE 2012
Attorney Paralegal Other Total
22 12 22 56

NUMBER OF PEOPLE SERVED 2012*
Adults Children Total
9,591 5,970 15,561
*Includes number of persons in households for cases closed.

CASES CLOSED BY CASE TYPE 2012
Case Type # %
HOUSING 2,628 48%
FAMILY 645 12%
INCOME 627 12%
EMPLOYMENT 551 10%
CONSUMER 393 7%
INDIVIDUAL 250 5%
MISC 236 4%
HEALTH 61 1%
EDUCATION 26 0%
JUVENILE 24 0%
TOTALS 5,441 100%
CLIENTS BY ETHNICITY 2012
Ethnicity # %
White 2,384 44%
African American 2,024 37%
Hispanic 922 17%
Native American 10 0%
Asian/Pacific 31 1%
Other 70 1%
TOTALS 5,441 100%

CLIENTS BY GENDER 2012
Gender # %
Women 3,547 65%
Men 1,894 35%
TOTALS 5,441 100%

Counties Served

Charlotte, DeSoto, Glades, Hardee, Hendry, Highlands, Indian River, Lee, Martin, Okeechobee, Palm Beach, Polk, St. Lucie


Branch office locations

Belle Glade
1540 NW Avenue L, Suite 103
Belle Glade, FL 33430-1767

Fort Myers
3210 Cleveland Avenue, Suite 101, P.O. Box 219
Fort Myers, FL 33802-0219

Fort Pierce
510 US Highway 1, Suite 1, P.O. Box 4333
Ft Pierce, FL 34948-4333

West Palm Beach
3111 South Dixie Highway, Suite 140,
West Palm Beach, FL 33405-1506

Punta Gorda
410 Taylor Street, Suite 106
Punta Gorda, FL 33950-4860