Each year, millions of people in the US face civil legal problems and are unable to afford an attorney. Many are turned away from civil legal aid because there are just not enough resources to go around. Pro bono and volunteer attorneys play an indispensable role in providing services to these people, and the impact
National Volunteer Appreciation Week
National Volunteer Week 2018 Highlight: #STANDWITHIMMIGRANTS – Connecting Volunteers to Resources and Opportunities
By Pat Malone on
Posted in Immigration, Pro Bono, Resources, Technology
In honor of National Volunteer Week we will be highlighting volunteers and sharing ways lawyers and advocates can get involved. Today we would like to highlight the StandWithImmigrants campaign from Immigration Advocates Network.
We need volunteers to join the campaign and pledge to Stand with Immigrants!
Visit www.standwithimmigrants.org to get involved. The site offers …
National Volunteer Appreciation Week: Volunteer Resources from Pro Bono Net
By Jax Gitzes on
Posted in Legal Services, Libraries, Pro Bono, Social Media, Technology, Uncategorized
In honor of National Volunteer Appreciation Week 2015, which took place April 12-18, Pro Bono Net would like to recognize the thousands of volunteer lawyers who make a huge difference for those in need. Each day during the week we took to social media to highlight a resource from Pro Bono Net to help volunteer…