State Journal-Register (Springfield, IL)
May 18, 2018
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Tags: Funding: State & Local
Organizations mentioned/involved: Land of Lincoln Legal Assistance Foundation (LOLLAF) (Illinois)
Safeguarding the elderly from abuse. Making sure people with disabilities have access to services. Fighting for the rights of domestic violence victims. Protecting consumers from fraud.
This is what nonprofit legal aid providers do every day for people in Illinois who are struggling to make ends meet and need the help of a lawyer. But without funding from the state, these critical organizations cannot help Illinois residents.