The Number of People We Help

Giving Matters

GIVING MATTERS as your donations allowed NLS to provide legal services to close to 15,000 individuals in 2019 in Allegheny, Lawrence, Beaver and Butler counties. GIVING MATTERS because NLS attorneys handled over 7,500 cases in 2019 and secured over $1.3 million in awards and settlements for its clients.

GIVING MATTERS because NLS education outreach resulted in the distribution of an estimated 10,000 brochures in 2019 on legal topics affecting our clients and the downloading of nearly 1800 educational materials and over 450 pro se materials. GIVING MATTERS because NLS was able to conduct 174 outreach events in 2019 plus 20 additional events at area food banks.

GIVING MATTERS as the NLS website received close to 50,000 unique visitors in 2019.

Legal Services Provided to Clients

Through your generous donations, NLS is able to provide a variety of critical legal services to people who have nowhere else to turn for legal help. These services include:

Legal Services Provided to the Community

GIVING MATTERS because your gifts allow NLS to provide other services and programs to the members of our community, including: