Program Profile

Greater Bakersfield Legal Assistance, Inc.

Estela Casas, Executive Director
615 California Avenue, Bakersfield CA 93304
Phone: (661) 334-4660; Fax: (661) 325-4482
http://gbla.org/

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CURRENT FUNDING STATUS
FY 2016
Basic Field
FY 2015
Basic Field
$ Difference
from FY 2015
% Difference
from FY 2015
$1,152,590 $1,018,963 $133,627 13%

FUNDING HISTORY
Year LSC Funding* Non-LSC Funding Total Funding LSC Funding %
2015 1,101,995 2,699,069 3,801,064 29%
2014 997,766 2,810,432 3,808,198 26%
2013 896,374 2,801,275 3,697,649 24%
*Includes Basic Field and other LSC grants, carryover funds and derivative income.

TOTAL CASES CLOSED
2013 2014 2015
1,717 1,686 1,802
WORKFORCE 2015*
Attorney Paralegal Other Total
15.9 11.1 17.8 44.9
*Staffing is calculated as full-time equivalents. Totals might vary slightly due to rounding.

NUMBER OF PEOPLE SERVED 2015*
Adults Children Total
2,748 2,764 5,512
*Includes number of persons in households for cases closed.

CASES CLOSED BY CASE TYPE 2015
Case Type # %
HOUSING 796 44%
FAMILY 319 18%
INCOME 259 14%
JUVENILE 178 10%
INDIVIDUAL 81 4%
CONSUMER 57 3%
HEALTH 50 3%
MISC 37 2%
EDUCATION 20 1%
EMPLOYMENT 5 0%
TOTALS 1,802 100%
CLIENTS BY ETHNICITY 2015
Ethnicity # %
White 498 28%
African American 340 19%
Hispanic 846 47%
Native American 54 3%
Asian/Pacific 30 2%
Other 34 2%
TOTALS 1,802 100%

CLIENTS BY GENDER 2015
Gender # %
Women 1,297 72%
Men 505 28%
TOTALS 1,802 100%

Counties Served

Kern (except northwest portion)


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