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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 2015
Basic Field
FY 2014
Basic Field
$ Difference
from FY 2014
% Difference
from FY 2014
$6,054,614 $5,928,659 $125,955 2%

FUNDING HISTORY
Year LSC Funding* Non-LSC Funding Total Funding LSC Funding %
2014 6,430,184 7,368,696 13,798,880 47%
2013 6,327,631 6,711,133 13,038,764 49%
2012 6,480,447 11,527,266 18,007,713 36%
*Includes Basic Field and other LSC grants, carryover funds and derivative income.

TOTAL CASES CLOSED
2012 2013 2014
11,205 11,240 10,685
WORKFORCE 2014*
Attorney Paralegal Other Total
84.1 31.3 32.2 147.6
*Staffing is calculated as full-time equivalents. Totals might vary slightly due to rounding.

NUMBER OF PEOPLE SERVED 2014*
Adults Children Total
14,515 9,912 24,427
*Includes number of persons in households for cases closed.

CASES CLOSED BY CASE TYPE 2014
Case Type # %
HOUSING 3,052 29%
INCOME 2,276 21%
FAMILY 1,719 16%
CONSUMER 1,276 12%
HEALTH 1,053 10%
EMPLOYMENT 423 4%
MISC 348 3%
EDUCATION 187 2%
INDIVIDUAL 180 2%
JUVENILE 171 2%
TOTALS 10,685 100%
CLIENTS BY ETHNICITY 2014
Ethnicity # %
White 1,664 16%
African American 6,250 58%
Hispanic 2,301 22%
Native American 11 0%
Asian/Pacific 91 1%
Other 373 3%
TOTALS 10,690 100%

CLIENTS BY GENDER 2014
Gender # %
Women 7,078 66%
Men 3,602 34%
TOTALS 10,690 100%

Counties Served

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