Incorporated in 1971, Public Advocates challenges the systemic causes of poverty and racial discrimination. Offices in San Francisco and Sacramento.
Primary geographic focus: California
Organization type(s): Provider
Tags: Civil Rights, Education, Language Access
Public Advocates is a nonprofit law firm and advocacy organization that challenges the systemic causes of poverty and racial discrimination by strengthening community voices in public policy and achieving tangible legal victories advancing education, housing and transit equity. Public Advocates spurs change through collaboration with grassroots groups representing low-income communities, people of color and immigrants, combined with strategic policy reform, media advocacy and litigation, “making rights real” across California since 1971.
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