Structure, Funding & Governance

Structure

Voices for Civil Justice is a sponsored project of, and is administered legally and fiscally by, the New Venture Fund, a 501(c)(3) non-profit corporation based in Washington, DC.

Funding

The Public Welfare Foundation and The Kresge Foundation are the founding funders of Voices for Civil Justice, and they continue to provide critical, core support. Additional generous funding is provided by The JPB Foundation, Equal Justice Works, The Ford Foundation, The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation, and the Open Society Foundations.

Advisory Committee*

Katherine Alteneder, Self-Represented Litigation Network
Coordinator

Terry Brooks,
American Bar Association Division for Legal Services
Director

Pam Casey, National Center for State Courts
Principal Court Research Consultant

John NethercutPublic Justice Center
Executive Director

Jim SandmanLegal Services Corporation
President

David Stern, Equal Justice Works
Executive Director

David Udell, National Center for Access to Justice
Executive Director

Jo-Ann Wallace, National Legal Aid and Defender Association
President

*Affiliations for identification purposes only.