The Equal Justice Coalition
7 Winthrop Square, 2nd floor
Boston, MA 02110-1245
EJC News and Events
November 10: Boston Globe editorial calls on Legislature to increase funding for civil legal aid.
October 15: Report from statewide task force details need for greatly increased funding for civil legal aid in Massachusetts [Download the full report HERE]
June 30: The legislature's final FY15 budget includes $15 million in legal aid funding, a $2 million increase over the FY14 appropriation.
May 21: The Senate recommends $14m for civil legal aid in its final FY14 budget
May 14: Senate Committee's Budget Falls Short of $17 Million Needed for Civil Legal Aid.
May 1: The House of Representatives recommends $15m for civil legal aid in its final FY15 budget.
April 8: Op-ed: Civil legal aid delivers dignity - and dollars
"Legal aid is there for people like me"
Former legal aid client Remon Jourdan shares his story at Walk to the Hill 2012.