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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 %
2012 $5,202,128 $1,631,438 $6,833,566 76%
2011 $5,973,075 $1,725,593 $7,698,668 78%
2010 $6,189,026 $1,681,420 $7,870,446 79%
*Includes Basic Field and other LSC grants, carryover funds and derivative income.

TOTAL CASES CLOSED
2010 2011 2012
10,875 11,155 9,418
WORKFORCE 2012
Attorney Paralegal Other Total
35 11 32 78

NUMBER OF PEOPLE SERVED 2012*
Adults Children Total
13,008 13,030 26,038
*Includes number of persons in households for cases closed.

CASES CLOSED BY CASE TYPE 2012
Case Type # %
FAMILY 5,123 54%
CONSUMER 1,191 13%
INCOME 863 9%
HOUSING 771 8%
JUVENILE 671 7%
EMPLOYMENT 361 4%
MISC 323 3%
INDIVIDUAL 65 1%
EDUCATION 26 0%
HEALTH 24 0%
TOTALS 9,418 100%
CLIENTS BY ETHNICITY 2012
Ethnicity # %
White 3,507 37%
African American 5,706 61%
Hispanic 71 1%
Native American 18 0%
Asian/Pacific 48 1%
Other 68 1%
TOTALS 9,418 100%
CLIENTS BY GENDER 2012
Gender # %
Women 7,265 77%
Men 2,153 23%
TOTALS 9,418 100%
 
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