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 2016
Basic Field
FY 2015
Basic Field
$ Difference
from FY 2015
% Difference
from FY 2015
$6,114,136 $6,054,614 $59,522 1%

FUNDING HISTORY
Year LSC Funding* Non-LSC Funding Total Funding LSC Funding %
2015 6,308,188 7,240,090 13,548,278 47%
2014 6,430,184 7,368,696 13,798,880 47%
2013 6,327,631 6,711,133 13,038,764 49%
*Includes Basic Field and other LSC grants, carryover funds and derivative income.

TOTAL CASES CLOSED
2013 2014 2015
11,240 10,685 9,260
WORKFORCE 2015*
Attorney Paralegal Other Total
81.5 29.4 37.6 148.5
*Staffing is calculated as full-time equivalents. Totals might vary slightly due to rounding.

NUMBER OF PEOPLE SERVED 2015*
Adults Children Total
12,006 8,476 20,482
*Includes number of persons in households for cases closed.

CASES CLOSED BY CASE TYPE 2015
Case Type # %
HOUSING 2,658 29%
INCOME 1,951 21%
FAMILY 1,564 17%
CONSUMER 980 11%
HEALTH 631 7%
JUVENILE 403 4%
MISC 387 4%
EMPLOYMENT 357 4%
INDIVIDUAL 184 2%
EDUCATION 145 2%
TOTALS 9,260 100%
CLIENTS BY ETHNICITY 2015
Ethnicity # %
White 1,351 15%
African American 5,481 59%
Hispanic 1,982 21%
Native American 10 0%
Asian/Pacific 115 1%
Other 321 3%
TOTALS 9,260 100%

CLIENTS BY GENDER 2015
Gender # %
Women 6,265 68%
Men 2,983 32%
TOTALS 9,260 100%

Counties Served

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