NCBA President Charles Becton issues call for LANC volunteers
Tuesday, March 10, 2009
- Organization: NC Bar Association
Legal Aid of North Carolina, whose staffing and funding needs have been the focal point of the NCBA's 4ALL initiative since its inception two years ago, is experiencing even greater demand for its services during these uncertain economic times. Coverage in today's News & Observer ("Legal Aid in demand and in a bind"), accessible via the link below, outlines steps LANC has taken to make budget this year, including the elimination of 20 part-time positions and a freeze on 401(k) contributions. The situation equates to an abundance of pro bono opportunities at LANC:
> Click here for pro bono information;
> Click here to access NCBA President Charles Becton's call to action; and
> Click here to access the LANC pro bono sign-up form.