32 Legal Programs and Projects Get a Boost from Law Foundation

July 23, 2014

The Law Foundation of BC has made its yearly announcement of major funding awards. They will award more than $2-million to 32 continuing programs and projects.

Congratulations to all the successful applicants!

  • Greater Vancouver Law Students’ Legal Advice Society – Law Students’ Legal Advice Program  
  • Canadian Bar Association, BC Branch – Dial-A-Law / Lawyer Referral Service / Law Week   
  • Ecojustice Canada Society – BC Litigation Program
  • Together Against Poverty Society – Legal Advocacy Programs
  • Abbotsford Community Services Society – Regional Community Legal Advocacy Program
  • Nelson Cares Society – Legal Advocacy Program
  • Active Support Against Poverty – Legal Advocacy Program
  • Chimo Community Services Society – Outreach and Advocacy Program
  • Contact Women’s Group Society – Legal Advocacy Program
  • Fort St. John Women’s Resource Society – Poverty Law Advocacy Program
  • Kamloops and District Elizabeth Fry Society – Poverty Law Advocacy Program
  • Ki-Low-Na Friendship Society – Aboriginal Legal Advocacy Program
  • Nicola Valley Community Justice Services Society – Legal Advocacy Program 
  • Penticton and Area Access Society – Poverty Law Advocacy Program
  • Port Alberni Friendship Center – Outreach Legal Advocacy Program
  • South Peace Community Resources Society – South Peace Outreach Legal Advocacy Program
  • Social Health & Economic Development Society of Bella Coola – Bella Coola Legal Advocacy Program
  • Provincial Court of British Columbia – Judicial Interns Circuit Court Program
  • Canadian Bar Association, BC Branch – Rural Education and Access to Lawyers (REAL) Initiative  
  • Environmental Law Centre Society, University of Victoria – ELC Associates and Intensive Clinic Program
  • Community Legal Assistance Society – Social Security Tribunal Transition Project
  • Justice Education Society of BC – Virtual Legal Help 
  • MOSAIC – Access to Family Law Education for Newcomer Women in Underserved Communities   
  • Vancouver Coastal Health Authority – BC Trans* Advocacy Toolkit   
  • West Coast Prison Justice Society – Prisoner Legal Education Revision and Family Law Projects 
  • BC Law Institute – Employment Standards Act Reform Project
  • Nenan Dane zaa Deh Zona Children and Family Services – Know your Rights: Protect Our Children   
  • Tenant Resource and Advisory Centre Society – Tenant Survival Guide Reprint 
  • Nidus Personal Planning Resource Centre Association – Health and Personal Care: A Toolkit on Consent Rights and Personal Planning in BC
  • Cerebral Palsy Association of BC – Legal Workshops for People with Cerebral Palsy
  • YWCA Metro Vancouver – Leaving an Abusive Relationship: Information on Custody and Access for Women with Children – Update to Reflect Family Law Act
  • Land Trust Alliance of British Columbia – Legal Resources for BC Land Trusts  

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