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LSC - Funded Programs in Mississippi


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CURRENT FUNDING STATUS
FY 2014
Basic Field
FY 2013
Basic Field
$ Difference
from FY 2013
% Difference
from FY 2013
$4,430,269 $4,528,328 $-98,059 -2%

FUNDING HISTORY
Year LSC Funding* Non-LSC Funding Total Funding LSC Funding %
2013 $4,724,659 $1,757,646 $6,482,305 73%
2012 $5,202,128 $1,631,438 $6,833,566 76%
2011 $5,973,075 $1,725,593 $7,698,668 78%
*Includes Basic Field and other LSC grants, carryover funds and derivative income.

TOTAL CASES CLOSED
2011 2012 2013
11,155 9,418 7,589
WORKFORCE 2013*
Attorney Paralegal Other Total
35.3 9.9 31.1 76.3
*Staffing is calculated as full-time equivalents. Totals might vary slightly due to rounding.

NUMBER OF PEOPLE SERVED 2013*
Adults Children Total
10,803 11,828 22,631
*Includes number of persons in households for cases closed.

CASES CLOSED BY CASE TYPE 2013
Case Type # %
FAMILY 3,890 51%
CONSUMER 974 13%
HOUSING 788 10%
INCOME 626 8%
EMPLOYMENT 517 7%
JUVENILE 390 5%
MISC 278 4%
EDUCATION 61 1%
INDIVIDUAL 51 1%
HEALTH 14 0%
TOTALS 7,589 100%
CLIENTS BY ETHNICITY 2013
Ethnicity # %
White 2,791 37%
African American 4,616 61%
Hispanic 46 1%
Native American 54 1%
Asian/Pacific 21 0%
Other 61 1%
TOTALS 7,589 100%
CLIENTS BY GENDER 2013
Gender # %
Women 5,838 77%
Men 1,748 23%
TOTALS 7,589 100%
 
LSC-FUNDED PROGRAM COUNTIES SERVED
North Mississippi Rural Legal Services, Inc.
Ben Thomas Cole, II , Executive Director
5 County Road 1014 , P.O. Box 767
Oxford , MS, 38655-0767
(662) 234-8731
http://www.nmrls.com/
Alcorn, Attala, Benton, Bolivar, Calhoun, Carroll, Chickasaw, Choctaw, Clay, Coahoma, DeSoto, Grenada, Humphreys, Issaquena, Itawamba, Lafayette, Lee, Leflore, Lowndes, Marshall, Monroe, Montgomery, Oktibbeha, Panola, Pontotoc, Prentiss, Quitman, Sharkey, Sunflower, Tallahatchie, Tate, Tippah, Tishomingo, Tunica, Union, Washington, Webster, Winston, Yalobusha
Mississippi Center for Legal Services
Sam H. Buchanan, Jr. , Executive Director
111 East Front Street , P.O. Drawer 1728
Hattiesburg , MS, 39403-1728
(601) 545-2950
http://www.mslegalservices.org/MS/index.cfm
Adams, Amite, Claiborne, Clarke, Copiah, Covington, Forrest, Franklin, George, Greene, Hancock, Harrison, Hinds, Holmes, Jackson, Jasper, Jefferson, Jefferson Davis, Jones, Kemper, Lamar, Lauderdale, Lawrence, Leake, Lincoln, Madison, Marion, Neshoba, Newton, Noxubee, Pearl River, Perry, Pike, Rankin, Scott, Simpson, Smith, Stone, Walthall, Warren, Wayne, Wilkinson, Yazoo, Native Americans living on the Choctaw Indian Reservation in the counties of Jones, Leake, Neshoba, Newton, Noxubee, Scott, and Winston