As ILS celebrates 50 years, it prepares for a changing future

Looking ahead to the next 50 years, Indiana Legal Services Inc. is certain one thing will remain constant — the need for legal assistance among low-income individuals.

News Story (Indiana)

Marilyn Odendahl
Indiana Lawyer
April 19, 2017

Organizations mentioned/involved: Indiana Legal Services (ILS)


Indiana Legal Services responded by emailing supporters, notifying them of the Trump administration’s budget cut. In return, the organization received about $5,000 in donations. Laramore maintains those dollars are an affirmation of the agency’s work.

“They understand how important it is to provide access to the justice system to people who wouldn’t otherwise have it,” he said of the donors. “That’s what we do. We are a guarantor of fairness in the system. Fairness is still an American value.”