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Program Profile

LAF (Legal Assistance Foundation of Metropolitan Chicago)

Diana White, Executive Director
120 South LaSalle Street, Suite 900, Chicago IL 60603-3425
Phone: (312) 341-1070; Fax: (312) 341-1041
http://www.lafchicago.org/

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CURRENT FUNDING STATUS
FY 2014
Basic Field
FY 2013
Basic Field
$ Difference
from FY 2013
% Difference
from FY 2013
$5,928,659 $6,005,678 $-77,019 -1%

FUNDING HISTORY
Year LSC Funding* Non-LSC Funding Total Funding LSC Funding %
2013 6,327,631 6,711,133 13,038,764 49%
2012 6,480,447 11,527,266 18,007,713 36%
2011 7,570,274 7,218,565 14,788,839 51%
*Includes Basic Field and other LSC grants, carryover funds and derivative income.

TOTAL CASES CLOSED
2011 2012 2013
14,980 11,205 11,240
WORKFORCE 2013*
Attorney Paralegal Other Total
82.4 31.4 38.6 152.3
*Staffing is calculated as full-time equivalents. Totals might vary slightly due to rounding.

NUMBER OF PEOPLE SERVED 2013*
Adults Children Total
15,307 10,800 26,107
*Includes number of persons in households for cases closed.

CASES CLOSED BY CASE TYPE 2013
Case Type # %
HOUSING 3,363 30%
INCOME 2,623 23%
FAMILY 1,801 16%
CONSUMER 1,477 13%
EMPLOYMENT 532 5%
HEALTH 467 4%
MISC 431 4%
EDUCATION 192 2%
INDIVIDUAL 187 2%
JUVENILE 167 1%
TOTALS 11,240 100%
CLIENTS BY ETHNICITY 2013
Ethnicity # %
White 1,757 16%
African American 6,784 60%
Hispanic 2,192 20%
Native American 14 0%
Asian/Pacific 111 1%
Other 378 3%
TOTALS 11,236 100%

CLIENTS BY GENDER 2013
Gender # %
Women 7,528 67%
Men 3,701 33%
TOTALS 11,236 100%

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