Legal Services Corporation

The Legal Services Corporation is the single largest funder of civil legal services in the nation. Established by Congress, LSC operates as an independent 501(c)(3) nonprofit corporation that provides grants for high-quality civil legal assistance to low-income Americans. The grants are awarded to nonprofit legal aid programs in every state, the District of Columbia and U.S. territories. The legal aid programs address the civil legal needs of the elderly, veterans and military families, victims of domestic violence, people with disabilities, tenants and homeowners facing foreclosure or eviction, victims of natural disasters, and others.

Texas Chief Justice Nathan Hecht Urged Lawmakers to Support Legal Aid in State of Judiciary Address

chief justice nathan hecht Texas Supreme Court Chief Justice Nathan L. Hecht called on lawmakers to continue supporting legal aid for the poor in his State of the Judiciary address on Wednesday, February 18th.