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Program Profile

Michigan Indian Legal Services, Inc.

James A. Keedy, Executive Director
814 South Garfield Avenue, Suite A, Traverse City MI 49686-2401
Phone: (231) 947-0122; Fax: (231) 947-3956
http://www.mils.org/

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CURRENT FUNDING STATUS
FY 2014
Basic Field
FY 2013
Basic Field
$ Difference
from FY 2013
% Difference
from FY 2013
$161,438 $152,034 $9,404 6%

FUNDING HISTORY
Year LSC Funding* Non-LSC Funding Total Funding LSC Funding %
2013 159,063 374,891 533,954 30%
2012 162,767 287,144 449,911 36%
2011 182,355 375,340 557,695 33%
*Includes Basic Field and other LSC grants, carryover funds and derivative income.

TOTAL CASES CLOSED
2011 2012 2013
188 330 403
WORKFORCE 2013*
Attorney Paralegal Other Total
3.8 0 1.8 5.5
*Staffing is calculated as full-time equivalents. Totals might vary slightly due to rounding.

NUMBER OF PEOPLE SERVED 2013*
Adults Children Total
644 450 1,094
*Includes number of persons in households for cases closed.

CASES CLOSED BY CASE TYPE 2013
Case Type # %
MISC 158 39%
FAMILY 112 28%
INDIVIDUAL 42 10%
JUVENILE 28 7%
HOUSING 23 6%
CONSUMER 19 5%
INCOME 9 2%
HEALTH 8 2%
EMPLOYMENT 3 1%
EDUCATION 1 0%
TOTALS 403 100%
CLIENTS BY ETHNICITY 2013
Ethnicity # %
White 22 5%
African American 7 2%
Hispanic 4 1%
Native American 365 91%
Asian/Pacific 3 1%
Other 0 0%
TOTALS 401 100%

CLIENTS BY GENDER 2013
Gender # %
Women 237 59%
Men 164 41%
TOTALS 401 100%

Counties Served

Native Americans living in all counties in Michigan, including those who live on its Indian Reservations of Keewenaw Bay, Lac Vieux Desert, Hannaville, Bay Mills, Sault Ste Marie, Grand Traverse Band and Isabella


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