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Program Profile

Florida Rural Legal Services, Inc.

Donald Isaac, Executive Director
1321 E. Memorial Boulevard, Lakeland FL 33801
Phone: (239) 334-4554; Fax: (239) 936-7038
http://www.frls.org/

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CURRENT FUNDING STATUS
FY 2014
Basic Field
FY 2013
Basic Field
$ Difference
from FY 2013
% Difference
from FY 2013
$4,561,135 $3,662,885 $898,250 25%

FUNDING HISTORY
Year LSC Funding* Non-LSC Funding Total Funding LSC Funding %
2013 4,108,274 3,035,394 7,143,668 58%
2012 3,958,784 2,222,723 6,181,507 64%
2011 4,391,979 2,524,593 6,916,572 63%
*Includes Basic Field and other LSC grants, carryover funds and derivative income.

TOTAL CASES CLOSED
2011 2012 2013
6,173 5,441 5,088
WORKFORCE 2013*
Attorney Paralegal Other Total
23.4 11.6 21 56.1
*Staffing is calculated as full-time equivalents. Totals might vary slightly due to rounding.

NUMBER OF PEOPLE SERVED 2013*
Adults Children Total
8,269 5,660 13,929
*Includes number of persons in households for cases closed.

CASES CLOSED BY CASE TYPE 2013
Case Type # %
HOUSING 2,745 54%
FAMILY 647 13%
INCOME 568 11%
CONSUMER 326 6%
EMPLOYMENT 285 6%
INDIVIDUAL 222 4%
MISC 166 3%
HEALTH 73 1%
EDUCATION 29 1%
JUVENILE 27 1%
TOTALS 5,088 100%
CLIENTS BY ETHNICITY 2013
Ethnicity # %
White 2,266 45%
African American 1,755 34%
Hispanic 953 19%
Native American 20 0%
Asian/Pacific 16 0%
Other 78 2%
TOTALS 5,088 100%

CLIENTS BY GENDER 2013
Gender # %
Women 3,434 67%
Men 1,654 33%
TOTALS 5,088 100%

Counties Served

Charlotte, DeSoto, Glades, Hardee, Hendry, Highlands, Indian River, Lee, Martin, Okeechobee, Palm Beach, Polk, St. Lucie


Branch office locations

Belle Glade
1540 NW Avenue L, Suite 103
Belle Glade, FL 33430-1767

Fort Myers
3210 Cleveland Avenue, Suite 101, P.O. Box 219
Fort Myers, FL 33802-0219

Fort Pierce
510 US Highway 1, Suite 1, P.O. Box 4333
Ft Pierce, FL 34948-4333

West Palm Beach
3111 South Dixie Highway, Suite 140,
West Palm Beach, FL 33405-1506

Punta Gorda
410 Taylor Street, Suite 106
Punta Gorda, FL 33950-4860