Annual Reports

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2016-2017 Annual Report Edition (Summer 2017)

2015-2016 Annual Report Edition (Summer 2016)

2014-2015 Annual Report Edition (Summer 2015)

2013-2014 Annual Report Edition (Summer 2014)

2012-2013 Annual Report Edition (Summer 2013)

2011-2012 Annual Report Edition (Summer 2012)

Legal Aid News & Updates

  • What You Help Fund
  • Excerpts from Judge Brewer's Speech
  • Legal Aid Plans for the Future
  • Creative Fundraisers
  • Native American Program
  • Among Us
  • Legal Aid Lawyer Profile
  • Farmworker Program
  • Thanks to Event Sponsors
  • Call to Action
  • Save These Dates

Contributors & Volunteers

  • Justice Council 2012
  • Top Firm, Corporate & Non-Individual Contributions
  • Guardian of Justice Firms 2012
  • Bar Association & Section Contributions
  • Foundation & Corporate Grants & Contributions
  • In Honor & In Memory Contributions
  • Volunteers
  • Oregon Trial Lawyers Association Contributors
  • The Endowment Fund
  • Oregon Women Lawyers Contributors
  • CEJ Board & Advisory Committee

2010-2011 Annual Report Edition (Summer 2011)

  • We’re In it for the Long Haul
    • Celebrating the 75th Anniversary of Legal Aid & the 20th Anniversary of the Campaign for Equal Justice
  • Annual Fund 2010-2011 Year in Review
  • Lawyers Gather Around the State
  • Senator Merkley Receives ABA’s Congressional Award for Preserving IOLTA Funding for Legal Aid
  • Among Us
    • Changes in the Hillsboro Office
    • Current and Former Legal Aid Attorneys Honored
  • Ed Harnden Receives Henry H. Hewitt Award
    • Profile of a Legal Aid Lawyer: David Henretty
  • Pro Bono Lawyers Step Up
  • Legal Aid’s Unsung Heroes
  • Multnomah’s Senior Law Project Loses Dedicated Volunteers, Needs Your Help
  • Statewide Legal Aid Update
  • The Endowment Fund: Preserving the Future of Legal Aid

2009-2010 Annual Report Edition (Summer 2010)

  • Annual Fund 2009-2010 Year in Review
  • Legal Aid Shores Up Pro Bono to Help Meet Increased Need
  • Larry Rew, Pendleton Attorney, 1936-2009
  • Lawyers Gather Around the State
  • Among Us
    • Legal aid honored
    • CEJ Board News
  • We Believe in Justice
  • Edward ("Ned") Clark, Salem Attorney, 1923-2009

2008 Annual Report and '09 Summer Newsletter

  • Annual Fund '08 Year in Review
  • Oregon Law Center Receives Funds for Fair Housing Work
  • Thomas Stoel, Portland Attorney
  • Michael L Williams and Linda Love Receive the Henry H Hewitt Award
  • Legal Aid Community Day
  • Hardy Myers Receives Public Access to Justice Award
  • Domestic Violence Fatality Review Team
  • Among Us
    • Special Recognition of Volunteers in Access to Justice
    • Hillsboro Legal Aid Partners with Intel

2007 Annual Report and '08 Summer Newsletter

  • Annual Fund '07 Year in Review
  • Oregon Law Center Confronts Foreclosure Crisis
  • In Memoriam: Carl Brophy
  • N Robert Stoll Receives Henry H Hewitt Award
  • County Bar Associations Support Legal Aid
  • What You Help Fund
  • The Scamming Salesman: How Legal Aid Helps Oregon Consumers
  • Among Us
    • Oregon Law Center Appoints New Managing Attorney of its Portland Office
    • Local Foundations Support Programs and Projects of Legal Aid
    • Maya Crawford Joins CEJ
    • Eric Lindauer Honored by the Oregon Community Foundation

Fall 2007 Newsletter
  • New Legal Aid Office for Klamath and Lake Counties
    The Klamath Falls LASO Office Re-Opens!
  • Client Stories
    • One More Family is Getting A Fresh Start
    • Three Young Boys Find A Secure Home
  • Among Us
    • New Director for Lane County LASO
    • Ed Harnen Receives Professionalism Award
    • Larry Rew Honored for Pro Bono Service
    • OCADSV Recognizes Womens' Advocates
    • Record Attendance at Marion County Campaign Luncheon
  • New Staff Attorneys: Why I Chose to Become a Legal Aid Lawyer
    • Ryan Friebele
    • Courtney Crowe
    • Yesenia Gutierrez
    • Staci Palin
    • Sarah Radcliffe
    • Mary Ross
  • LAF-OFF Back by Popular Demand
    • One More Time Around
  • Dream Team Honored by MBA
    • The MBA Pro Bono Award of Merit
  • How Staff & Volunteers Leverage Your Investment in Access to Justice
  • Young Lawyers Begin the Campaign Year at Ecotrust Party
  • Law Firms Among Most Generous Corporation
  • Portland Litigators Train New Legal Aid Lawyers
  • Campaign Update
  • What We Do

2006 Annual Report and Summer Newsletter

  • Annual Fund '06 Year in Review
  • First Lady Mary Oberst Keynotes 16th Annual Luncheon
  • Don Marmaduke Receives Henry H Hewitt Award
  • Oregon's Banks Support Legal Aid
  • What You Help Fund
  • Among Us
    • 2007 Klamath Falls Legal Aid Director Marla Cummins
    • Portland Center Stage, Gerding Theatre Host CEJ Event
    • Donna Sather Honored by County
    • Quick Action Saves Disabled Klamath Falls Woman's Housing
    • Who Said That? - a trivia quiz
    • Where are They Now?
      • Featured legal aid clients from the past

Winter 2006 Newsletter

  • Open House 2006
  • Oregon's Leaders Speak Out For Legal Aid
  • Client Stories
    • Single Mom Keeps Family Stability
    • Mom Escapes Domestic Violence
    • Seniors Get Help with Collection Agency
  • Among Us
    • Harvard Honors Legal Aid Lawyer
    • Contributions in Memory of Sid Lezak
    • Innovative Project to Promote Tenant Ownership of Mobile Home Parks
    • Multnomah County Celebrates 70 Years
    • Legal Aid Awards Domestic Violence Response Team
  • In Memoriam
    • Michael Muñiz
  • Volunteers
    • 2006 Campaign Co-Chairs
  • Legal Aid Profile
    • Salem Office
  • Young Lawyers Kick off Fall Campaign
  • Campaign Update
  • What We Do
  • OSB Delegates Support Funding for Legal Aid
  • Social Security Lawyers Contribute on the Fairway

Spring 2006 Newsletter          

2005 Annual Report

  • Sid Lezak: A Voice for Compassion and Fair Play
  • Campaign Celebrates 15th Anniversary
  • Annual Awards Luncheon
  • Legal Aid Profile
    • Monica Goracke
  • Briefly
    • Senators request $358 Million for Legal Services Corporation
    • American Bar Association Recognizes the Campaign for Equal Justice
    • Kulongoski Addresses NYU Law Students on Public Service and the Law
    • Kaiser Permanente and PacifiCorp award grants
    • New Legal Services for Klamath Falls
    • ProBonoOregon Listserv Receives Pro Bono Innovation Award
    • Project Homeless Connect
    • Legal Advocates Take Part
  • Pitching In
    • Behind the Scenes of Oregon's Pro Bono Programs
    • Legal Team Serves More Than 100 at First Project Homeless Connect
    • Community Focus
      • Legal Aid Offices in Oregon: Focus on Central Oregon
    • Campaign Celebrates with Lane County Volunteers

Fall 2005 Newsletter 

  • Advocating in Oregon: Tara Constantine
  • Campaign Kicks Off with Boost From Meyer
    • The Meyer Memorial Trust Challenge
  • Pitching In
    • David Berger, Amanda Gamblin
  • Briefly
    • Vast Justice Gap Documented
    • Senators propose amendment to increase LSC appropriation
    • State Bar Honors Board Chair Henry Hewitt
    • House of Delegates Supports Adequate Funding for Legal Aid
    • Banks team with Oregon Law Foundation to create new interest in IOLTA funds
  • Legal Aid Profile
    • Linda Thornton
  • Community Focus
    • Focus on Pendleton
  • Laf-Off
    • Attorney Simon wins

Spring 2005 Newsletter      

2004 Annual Report

  • Advocating in Oregon
    • Jeremy Bowman
  • Annual Luncheon
  • Praise for Oregon
  • Legal Aid Profile
    • Sandra Hansberger Named New CEJ Director
  • Briefly
    • US District Court rules in Dobbins v LSC: LSC requests $363.8 million for FY '06
    • Campaign for Equal Justice introduces website
    • Indigenous Farmworker Project graduates Mixteco Court Interpreter
    • Laf-Off retakes the stage for fall 2005
    • Legal Services projects announce grant awards
    • National Housing Justice Award
      • Mark Jolin
    • Legal Aid Lawyers Help Low-income Renters
    • Letter from Linda
    • Endowment Fund
    • American Bar Association President Robert Grey
    • Don Marmaduke

Fall 2004 Newsletter

  • Advocating in Oregon
    • Debi Westenbarger
  • Open Houses
    • Schedules and Speakers
  • Pitching In
    • Pro Bono lawyers take on Supreme Court Case
  • Briefly
    • Representatives urge end to private money restriction
    • Bipartisan group of Senators requests increased funding in FY05
    • Law firms make generous equipment donations to legal aid programs
    • OLC receives national and local grants for Indigeous Farmworker Project
  • Legal Aid Profile
    • Ann Lininger
  • Laf-Off
  • 2004 Campaign Kicks Off
  • Endowment Fund
    • Lou Savage ~ OTLA lawyers discuss Endowment

Spring 2004 Newsletter    

2003 Annual Report

  • Advocating in Oregon
  • Rob Wheaton
  • Annual Luncheon
  • Congressman David Wu praises lawyers
  • Pitching In
    • Judge David Brewer on pro bono service
  • Briefly
    • LSC makes FY05 budget request
    • Oregon Congressional delegation calls for increase in legal aid funding
    • Portland legal services programs move to Pittock Building
    • OSB Legal Services Task Force to report in June
    • Laf-Off fundraiser in September
    • October date set for Legal Aid Open Houses
    • Rural domestic violence project re-funded
    • Department of Justice awards grant to farmworker programs
  • Legal Aid Profile
    • Robert Payne
  • Equal Justice Works Fellow
    • Marisa Mandujano
  • Endowment Fund
  • Medford launches Partnership for Justice

Fall 2003 Newsletter

  • Advocating in Oregon
    • Kathryn Ratcliff fights for her unemployment benefits
  • Annual Campaign
    • 2003 Campaign Kicks Off
  • Hollie Lindauer
    • The Lindauer Group
  • Briefly
    • Senators Smith and Wyden request funding increase
      LSC budget still in Congress
    • Filing Fee increase passes Legislature
    • OSB Legal Services Taskforce examines statewide structure
    • $28,000 contributed at Marion-Polk Luncheon
    • Legal Aid Funding
  • Staff Profile
    • Lea Ann Easton
  • Pitching In
    • Defending Disabled Adults
  • Endowment Fund
    • Securing the Future

Spring 2003 Newsletter      

2002 Annual Report

  • Advocating in Oregon
    • Ron and Juanita Streifel get prescriptions they need
  • Annual Lunch
    • Governor Kulongoski pledges his support
  • Pitching In
    • Mary Oberst Walks the Walk
  • Lindauer Group
    • The Lindauer Group urges increase to filing fees
  • Briefly
    • Supreme Court rules in favor of IOLTA funded programs
    • Senators receive national awards for support of legal services
    • National Access to Justice Conference held in Portland
    • Indigenous Farmworker Project launched
    • Justice Balmer's Adventure
    • A funny thing happened on the way to the Bend Open House
    • Laurence Hamblen
    • A Life in the Law
  • Endowing Now
    • To Secure Future of Legal Aid

Fall 2002 Newsletter

  • Advocating in Oregon
    • Seth Jackson-Mack begins a better life
  • Legal Aid Open Houses
    • Set for October 23rd around the state
  • Rep. Shetterly Kicks Off Annual Fund
    • Lawyers Must Step Forward
  • Briefly
    • LSC to request significant funding increase
    • Dobbins Update:  Amicus brief filed in challenge to restrictions
    • Justice Award goes to legal aid team
    • Judith Baker: New face at OSB
    • Smith, Wyden support for legal aid in spotlight
  • A Special Summer
    • Camille Walsh
  • Pitching In
    • Bill Crow is on the Team
  • Nargess Shadbeh
    • A New Leader for Farm Workers
  • Endow Now
    • The Future of Legal Aid Funding

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