For Ms. Johnson, last year the holiday wasn’t a happy time. This year, Thanksgiving and the holidays will be a little brighter.
Rochelle Jones* needed help. A 30-year-old misdemeanor on her record was a barrier to her getting a job.
Legal Aid receives an overwhelming number of requests for eviction assistance every year and without the volunteer attorneys' time and effort, many people would be turned away.
I have always liked public interest law and volunteering with Legal Aid allows me to do something I have a personal interest in.