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LSC - Funded Programs in Tennessee


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CURRENT FUNDING STATUS
FY 2014
Basic Field
FY 2013
Basic Field
$ Difference
from FY 2013
% Difference
from FY 2013
$7,443,656 $6,528,162 $915,494 12%

FUNDING HISTORY
Year LSC Funding* Non-LSC Funding Total Funding LSC Funding %
2012 $6,675,787 $12,364,879 $19,040,666 35%
2011 $7,829,303 $12,785,931 $20,615,234 38%
2010 $8,455,587 $15,187,110 $23,642,697 36%
*Includes Basic Field and other LSC grants, carryover funds and derivative income.

TOTAL CASES CLOSED
2010 2011 2012
16,905 17,047 15,477
WORKFORCE 2012
Attorney Paralegal Other Total
75 48 72 195

NUMBER OF PEOPLE SERVED 2012*
Adults Children Total
19,660 14,257 33,917
*Includes number of persons in households for cases closed.

CASES CLOSED BY CASE TYPE 2012
Case Type # %
FAMILY 3,994 26%
HOUSING 3,570 23%
INCOME 2,660 17%
CONSUMER 2,462 16%
MISC 1,350 9%
HEALTH 579 4%
EMPLOYMENT 396 3%
JUVENILE 361 2%
INDIVIDUAL 58 0%
EDUCATION 47 0%
TOTALS 15,477 100%
CLIENTS BY ETHNICITY 2012
Ethnicity # %
White 8,954 58%
African American 5,818 38%
Hispanic 352 2%
Native American 50 0%
Asian/Pacific 89 1%
Other 232 1%
TOTALS 15,495 100%
CLIENTS BY GENDER 2012
Gender # %
Women 10,283 66%
Men 5,252 34%
TOTALS 15,495 100%
 
LSC-FUNDED PROGRAM COUNTIES SERVED
Legal Aid of East Tennessee
David R. Yoder , Executive Director
502 South Gay Street, Suite 404 ,
Knoxville , TN, 37902-1502
(865) 637-0484
http://www.laet.org/
Bledsoe, Blount, Bradley, Carter, Cocke, Grainger, Greene, Hamblen, Hamilton, Hancock, Hawkins, Jefferson, Johnson, Knox, Loudon, McMinn, Marion, Meigs, Monroe, Polk, Rhea, Sequatchie, Sevier, Sullivan, Unicoi, Washington
Memphis Area Legal Services, Inc.
Harrison D. McIver, III , Executive Director
Claridge House, Suite 200 , 109 North Main Street
Memphis , TN, 38103-5013
(901) 523-8822
http://www.malsi.org/
Fayette, Lauderdale, Shelby, Tipton
Legal Aid Society of Middle Tennessee and the Cumberlands
Gary Housepian , Executive Director
300 Deaderick Street ,
Nashville , TN, 37201-1103
(800) 238-1443
http://www.las.org/
Anderson, Bedford, Campbell, Cannon, Cheatham, Claiborne, Clay, Coffee, Cumberland, Davidson, DeKalb, Dickson, Fentress, Franklin, Giles, Grundy, Hickman, Houston, Humphreys, Jackson, Lawrence, Lewis, Lincoln, Macon, Marshall, Maury, Montgomery, Moore, Morgan, Overton, Perry, Pickett, Putnam, Roane, Robertson, Rutherford, Scott, Smith, Stewart, Sumner, Trousdale, Union, Van Buren, Warren, Wayne, White, Williamson, Wilson
West Tennessee Legal Services, Inc.
J. Steven Xanthopoulos , Executive Director
210 W. Main Street , P.O. Box 2066
Jackson , TN, 38302-2066
(731) 426-1311
http://www.wtls.org/
Benton, Carroll, Chester, Crockett, Decatur, Dyer, Gibson, Hardeman, Hardin, Haywood, Henderson, Henry, Lake, McNairy, Madison, Obion, Weakley