About LSC

Our Mission The United States Congress, in the declaration of purpose of the Legal Services Corporation Act, found that " there is a need to provide equal access to the system of justice in our...
Below links are to websites for each of the House and Senate CJS appropriations subcommittees, and House and Senate committees with oversight jurisdiction over LSC. House Appropriations House...
LSC is committed to strong management of and accountability for federal funds. As a grant-making agency LSC has adopted rigorous oversight, enforcement, and training to promote grantees' compliance...
Nearly a million poor people who seek help for civil legal problems are turned away because of the lack of adequate resources. The justice gap represents the difference between the level of civil...
LSC is an equal opportunity employer. We provide reasonable accommodations in the application process, as requested. Career opportunities posted here are based at LSC headquarters at 3333 K Street NW, Washington, D.C.
The Legal Services Corporation Internship Program attracts bright and talented leaders of tomorrow. Our internship program is designed to provide practical, substantive, and hands-on work experience...
We offer a competitive benefits program that provides protection, flexibility, and security for our employees and their loved ones. All regular employees who work at least thirty (30) hours per week...
Our organization has over 120 employees and is located in Washington, DC. Our workforce celebrates diversity; we value the richness that it brings to our environment. We take pride in being able to...
The Founding of LSC On July 25, 1974, President Richard M. Nixon signed the law creating the Legal Services Corporation. The law gives strength and a never-ending commitment to America’s promise of...
LSC is the single largest funder of civil legal aid for low-income Americans in the nation. Established in 1974, LSC operates as an independent 501(c)(3) nonprofit corporation that promotes equal access to justice and provides grants for high-quality civil legal assistance to low-income Americans. LSC distributes more than 90% of its funding to 132 independent nonprofit legal aid programs with more than 800 offices. LSC promotes equal access to justice by awarding grants to legal services providers through a competitive grants process; conducting compliance reviews and program visits to oversee program quality and compliance with statutory and regulatory requirements as well as restrictions that accompany LSC funding, and by providing training and technical assistance to programs.

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