Veterans Legal Institute has
SERVED OVER 8,000
LOW-INCOME VETERANS TO DATE!
Veterans Legal Institute wins national 2021 Justice Award at the Vettys!
Thank you to VLI’s supporters, staff, volunteers, board and the Academy of United States Veterans for recognizing the life changing impact of free legal aid by Veterans Legal Institute to low income veterans and their families by awarding us its national Justice Award. We commit to continuing our good fight to make sure low income veterans access the very justice that they defend.
Lela and Steven Grossack of Mission Viejo stand next to their house in Mission Viejo on Friday, May 17, 2019, part of which was severely damaged after a tree toppled on top of it. They are in a legal battle with their homeowners association over responsibility for repairs. (Photo by Paul Rodriguez, Contributing Photographer)
MISSION & OVERVIEW
Veterans Legal Institute® (VLI) provides pro bono legal assistance to homeless and low income current and former service members.
VLI’s staff hopes to empower clients in achieving a greater measure of self-sufficiency, and with that, to experience the lives they deserve.
Further, Veterans Legal Institute® is constantly seeking pro bono attorneys, paralegals, and other volunteers.
Founded in 1995, the Charitable Fund is the philanthropic arm of the Orange County Bar Association, overseeing and administering all charitable giving for the OCBA. The Charitable Fund is dedicated to bettering the Orange County community and legal profession by facilitating access to justice.
This goal is achieved by making monetary contributions to carefully selected Orange County law-related organizations.
The OCBA Charitable Fund awarded $205,000 worth of grants in 2018 to 15 law-related organizations and programs in Orange County and has awarded over $1,200,000 in grants over the last 10 years to deserving Orange County law-related orgnizations.
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