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Program Profile

Legal Services of the Virgin Islands, Inc.

Richard Austin, Executive Director
3017 Orange Grove, Christiansted VI 00820-4375
Phone: (340) 718-2626; Fax: (340) 718-8593
http://www.legalservicesvi.org

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CURRENT FUNDING STATUS
FY 2015
Basic Field
FY 2014
Basic Field
$ Difference
from FY 2014
% Difference
from FY 2014
$164,978 $161,546 $3,432 2%

FUNDING HISTORY
Year LSC Funding* Non-LSC Funding Total Funding LSC Funding %
2014 161,546 1,255,356 1,416,902 11%
2013 253,400 1,115,812 1,369,212 19%
2012 304,344 1,255,329 1,559,673 20%
*Includes Basic Field and other LSC grants, carryover funds and derivative income.

TOTAL CASES CLOSED
2012 2013 2014
1,039 1,088 940
WORKFORCE 2014*
Attorney Paralegal Other Total
6.8 0 5 11.8
*Staffing is calculated as full-time equivalents. Totals might vary slightly due to rounding.

NUMBER OF PEOPLE SERVED 2014*
Adults Children Total
1,479 963 2,442
*Includes number of persons in households for cases closed.

CASES CLOSED BY CASE TYPE 2014
Case Type # %
FAMILY 369 39%
MISC 189 20%
HOUSING 153 16%
EMPLOYMENT 72 8%
JUVENILE 55 6%
INCOME 55 6%
CONSUMER 23 2%
INDIVIDUAL 10 1%
EDUCATION 9 1%
HEALTH 5 1%
TOTALS 940 100%
CLIENTS BY ETHNICITY 2014
Ethnicity # %
White 38 4%
African American 687 73%
Hispanic 191 20%
Native American 1 0%
Asian/Pacific 5 1%
Other 18 2%
TOTALS 940 100%

CLIENTS BY GENDER 2014
Gender # %
Women 728 77%
Men 212 23%
TOTALS 940 100%

Counties Served

Virgin Islands


Branch office locations

Legal Services of the Virgin Islands, Inc.
1832 Kongens Gade, Charlotte Amalie
St. Thomas, VI 00802