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LSC - Funded Programs in Tennessee


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CURRENT FUNDING STATUS
FY 2014
Basic Field
FY 2013
Basic Field
$ Difference
from FY 2013
% Difference
from FY 2013
$7,443,656 $6,528,162 $915,494 12%

FUNDING HISTORY
Year LSC Funding* Non-LSC Funding Total Funding LSC Funding %
2013 $6,749,247 $10,629,750 $17,378,997 39%
2012 $6,675,787 $12,364,879 $19,040,666 35%
2011 $7,829,303 $12,785,931 $20,615,234 38%
*Includes Basic Field and other LSC grants, carryover funds and derivative income.

TOTAL CASES CLOSED
2011 2012 2013
17,047 15,477 14,610
WORKFORCE 2013*
Attorney Paralegal Other Total
76.2 44.4 62.4 183
*Staffing is calculated as full-time equivalents. Totals might vary slightly due to rounding.

NUMBER OF PEOPLE SERVED 2013*
Adults Children Total
18,884 12,281 31,165
*Includes number of persons in households for cases closed.

CASES CLOSED BY CASE TYPE 2013
Case Type # %
HOUSING 3,687 25%
FAMILY 3,632 25%
INCOME 2,379 16%
CONSUMER 2,174 15%
MISC 1,316 9%
HEALTH 614 4%
EMPLOYMENT 437 3%
JUVENILE 227 2%
INDIVIDUAL 96 1%
EDUCATION 48 0%
TOTALS 14,610 100%
CLIENTS BY ETHNICITY 2013
Ethnicity # %
White 8,045 55%
African American 5,736 39%
Hispanic 419 3%
Native American 45 0%
Asian/Pacific 56 0%
Other 298 2%
TOTALS 14,599 100%
CLIENTS BY GENDER 2013
Gender # %
Women 10,337 71%
Men 4,272 29%
TOTALS 14,599 100%
 
LSC-FUNDED PROGRAM COUNTIES SERVED
Legal Aid of East Tennessee
David R. Yoder , Executive Director
502 South Gay Street, Suite 404 ,
Knoxville , TN, 37902-1502
(865) 637-0484
http://www.laet.org/
Bledsoe, Blount, Bradley, Carter, Cocke, Grainger, Greene, Hamblen, Hamilton, Hancock, Hawkins, Jefferson, Johnson, Knox, Loudon, McMinn, Marion, Meigs, Monroe, Polk, Rhea, Sequatchie, Sevier, Sullivan, Unicoi, Washington
Memphis Area Legal Services, Inc.
Harrison D. McIver, III , Executive Director
Falls Building , 22 N. Front Street, 11th Floor
Memphis , TN, 38103-5013
(901) 523-8822
http://www.malsi.org/
Fayette, Lauderdale, Shelby, Tipton
Legal Aid Society of Middle Tennessee and the Cumberlands
Gary Housepian , Executive Director
300 Deaderick Street ,
Nashville , TN, 37201-1103
(800) 238-1443
http://www.las.org/
Anderson, Bedford, Campbell, Cannon, Cheatham, Claiborne, Clay, Coffee, Cumberland, Davidson, DeKalb, Dickson, Fentress, Franklin, Giles, Grundy, Hickman, Houston, Humphreys, Jackson, Lawrence, Lewis, Lincoln, Macon, Marshall, Maury, Montgomery, Moore, Morgan, Overton, Perry, Pickett, Putnam, Roane, Robertson, Rutherford, Scott, Smith, Stewart, Sumner, Trousdale, Union, Van Buren, Warren, Wayne, White, Williamson, Wilson
West Tennessee Legal Services, Inc.
J. Steven Xanthopoulos , Executive Director
210 W. Main Street , P.O. Box 2066
Jackson , TN, 38302-2066
(731) 426-1311
http://www.wtls.org/
Benton, Carroll, Chester, Crockett, Decatur, Dyer, Gibson, Hardeman, Hardin, Haywood, Henderson, Henry, Lake, McNairy, Madison, Obion, Weakley