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New CCNY Website Connects Pro Bono Lawyers with Immigrants in Need of Help

 

Free legal services for low-income, vulnerable immigrants multiplied dramatically thanks to a groundbreaking initiative, CatholicCharitiesNYProBono.org. This cutting-edge statewide program launched by Catholic Charities NY and the Liberty Defense Project pairs volunteers with technology, expanding help to more New Yorkers.

The new website funded by the state brings attention to Catholic Charities, which has placed 105 pro bono cases with more than 230 volunteer attorneys throughout New York. Every volunteer receives expert legal training to file applications for asylum-seekers, crime victims, juveniles or individuals trying to reunite with family members.

Read more at our Catholic Charities Blog and the TimesUnion. You may also read more on the Catholic Charities Press Release
 

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