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 2016
Basic Field
FY 2015
Basic Field
$ Difference
from FY 2015
% Difference
from FY 2015
$169,276 $165,020 $4,256 3%

FUNDING HISTORY
Year LSC Funding* Non-LSC Funding Total Funding LSC Funding %
2015 166,168 491,762 657,930 25%
2014 161,712 419,652 581,364 28%
2013 159,063 374,891 533,954 30%
*Includes Basic Field and other LSC grants, carryover funds and derivative income.

TOTAL CASES CLOSED
2013 2014 2015
403 311 288
WORKFORCE 2015*
Attorney Paralegal Other Total
4 0 1 5
*Staffing is calculated as full-time equivalents. Totals might vary slightly due to rounding.

NUMBER OF PEOPLE SERVED 2015*
Adults Children Total
296 459 755
*Includes number of persons in households for cases closed.

CASES CLOSED BY CASE TYPE 2015
Case Type # %
MISC 169 59%
FAMILY 44 15%
CONSUMER 26 9%
INDIVIDUAL 19 7%
HOUSING 12 4%
JUVENILE 10 3%
EMPLOYMENT 4 1%
HEALTH 3 1%
INCOME 1 0%
EDUCATION 0 0%
TOTALS 288 100%
CLIENTS BY ETHNICITY 2015
Ethnicity # %
White 17 6%
African American 1 0%
Hispanic 1 0%
Native American 267 93%
Asian/Pacific 0 0%
Other 2 1%
TOTALS 288 100%

CLIENTS BY GENDER 2015
Gender # %
Women 157 55%
Men 131 45%
TOTALS 288 100%

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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