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12.05.2016

Using Federal Programs to Expand Civil Legal Aid

A new report highlights initiatives across federal agencies that give more legal assistance to people in need. … Full Story

11.10.2016

Justice for All Project Grants Announced

Under a project supported by the Public Welfare Foundation and housed at the National Center for State Courts, seven states have been awarded grants to help more people gain access to justice.… Full Story

09.22.2016

Fighting for Workers in the Courts

Advocates use a variety of litigation strategies to win basic rights and benefits for low-wage workers. … Full Story

About Us

The Public Welfare Foundation supports efforts to advance justice and opportunity for people in need. Read More

Special Initiative:

Civil Legal Aid

A targeted cluster of grants is awarded through the Foundation’s Special Initiative to strengthen core elements of the national legal aid infrastructure, including innovations for better and more effective service delivery. Grants awarded through this initiative are by invitation only.

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Rental Space

The True Reformer Building, a civic and cultural landmark located in Washington, DC's historic U Street/Shaw neighborhood offers two unique meeting/event spaces for use by community organizations and the public. Learn more

Apply for a Grant

The Public Welfare Foundation has a two-step application process that includes both a letter of inquiry (LOI) and a full proposal. We invite full proposals after reviewing letters of inquiry. Learn more

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