Program Profile

Memphis Area Legal Services, Inc.

Harrison D. McIver, III, Executive Director
Falls Building, 22 N. Front Street, 11th Floor, Memphis TN 38103-5013
Phone: (901) 523-8822; Fax: (901) 578-8566
http://www.malsi.org/

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CURRENT FUNDING STATUS
FY 2016
Basic Field
FY 2015
Basic Field
$ Difference
from FY 2015
% Difference
from FY 2015
$1,565,458 $1,421,775 $143,683 10%

FUNDING HISTORY
Year LSC Funding* Non-LSC Funding Total Funding LSC Funding %
2015 1,427,244 2,358,359 3,785,603 38%
2014 1,420,424 2,120,262 3,540,686 40%
2013 1,363,390 1,769,840 3,133,230 44%
*Includes Basic Field and other LSC grants, carryover funds and derivative income.

TOTAL CASES CLOSED
2013 2014 2015
3,362 3,737 2,997
WORKFORCE 2015*
Attorney Paralegal Other Total
16.5 4.1 22.3 42.9
*Staffing is calculated as full-time equivalents. Totals might vary slightly due to rounding.

NUMBER OF PEOPLE SERVED 2015*
Adults Children Total
3,340 2,121 5,461
*Includes number of persons in households for cases closed.

CASES CLOSED BY CASE TYPE 2015
Case Type # %
HOUSING 1,053 35%
FAMILY 463 15%
MISC 454 15%
CONSUMER 386 13%
INCOME 371 12%
EMPLOYMENT 154 5%
HEALTH 44 1%
JUVENILE 36 1%
EDUCATION 27 1%
INDIVIDUAL 9 0%
TOTALS 2,997 100%
CLIENTS BY ETHNICITY 2015
Ethnicity # %
White 434 14%
African American 2,307 77%
Hispanic 128 4%
Native American 4 0%
Asian/Pacific 18 1%
Other 106 4%
TOTALS 2,997 100%

CLIENTS BY GENDER 2015
Gender # %
Women 1,914 64%
Men 1,079 36%
TOTALS 2,997 100%

Counties Served

Fayette, Lauderdale, Shelby, Tipton


Branch office locations

Memphis Area Legal Services I
899-A Highway 51 South,
Covington, TN 38019