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Program Profile

Philadelphia Legal Assistance Center

Anita Santos-Singh, Executive Director
718 Arch Street, Suite 300N, Philadelphia PA 19102
Phone: (215) 981-3808; Fax: (215) 981-3870
http://www.philalegal.org/

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CURRENT FUNDING STATUS
FY 2015
Basic Field
FY 2014
Basic Field
$ Difference
from FY 2014
% Difference
from FY 2014
$2,904,482 $2,844,060 $60,422 2%

FUNDING HISTORY
Year LSC Funding* Non-LSC Funding Total Funding LSC Funding %
2014 3,000,837 1,319,391 4,320,228 69%
2013 3,035,418 1,128,488 4,163,906 73%
2012 3,473,360 1,387,549 4,860,909 71%
*Includes Basic Field and other LSC grants, carryover funds and derivative income.

TOTAL CASES CLOSED
2012 2013 2014
7,601 7,686 7,604
WORKFORCE 2014*
Attorney Paralegal Other Total
16.4 13.8 9.2 39.4
*Staffing is calculated as full-time equivalents. Totals might vary slightly due to rounding.

NUMBER OF PEOPLE SERVED 2014*
Adults Children Total
10,139 7,320 17,459
*Includes number of persons in households for cases closed.

CASES CLOSED BY CASE TYPE 2014
Case Type # %
FAMILY 2,674 35%
HOUSING 2,480 33%
INCOME 1,086 14%
CONSUMER 536 7%
HEALTH 411 5%
MISC 353 5%
EMPLOYMENT 55 1%
INDIVIDUAL 6 0%
JUVENILE 3 0%
EDUCATION 0 0%
TOTALS 7,604 100%
CLIENTS BY ETHNICITY 2014
Ethnicity # %
White 1,429 19%
African American 4,878 64%
Hispanic 843 11%
Native American 8 0%
Asian/Pacific 167 2%
Other 279 4%
TOTALS 7,604 100%

CLIENTS BY GENDER 2014
Gender # %
Women 5,285 70%
Men 2,319 30%
TOTALS 7,604 100%

Counties Served

Philadelphia


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