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Ohio Justice Bus Hiring Program Coordinator

Position Overview: Job Title: Ohio Justice Bus Program Coordinator Status: Full-Time, Exempt Position Salary: Competitive salary commensurate with experience and a generous benefits package The Ohio Justice Bus embraces a policy of nondiscrimination and does not discriminate on the basis of race, creed, color, ethnicity, national origin, HIV status, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, [...]

2023-11-14T09:22:27-05:00November 13th, 2023|

Foundation Honored with Philanthropy Ohio Innovation Award

Foundation Executive Director Angie Lloyd took the stage in October in front of hundreds of philanthropists to accept the Philanthropy Innovation Award, a recognition from the statewide organization Philanthropy Ohio for the Foundation’s Neighborhood Stabilization Grant Program. Philanthropy Ohio presents the award annually to organizations or individuals who have moved philanthropy forward through implementing an [...]

2023-11-14T14:52:12-05:00November 10th, 2023|

New Veterans Grant Program Launches for 2024

The Ohio Access to Justice Foundation’s new veterans grant program will increase the capacity of Ohio’s legal aids to serve our nation’s heroes, many of whom have unique civil legal challenges. Thanks to support from the Ohio Legislature General Revenue Fund appropriation and the Supreme Court of Ohio’s Attorney Services Fund, the Foundation will increase [...]

2023-11-14T14:49:36-05:00November 10th, 2023|

Legal Service Providers Step Up to Help Haitian Immigrants in Ohio

In recent years, Ohio has become the home to thousands of Haitian immigrants, with estimates ranging from 5,000 to 10,000 Haitians settling in Springfield alone. To help meet the many critical needs of Ohio’s newest residents, a coalition of service providers led by the Clark County Haitian Coalition and the Clark County Health Department have [...]

2023-10-10T13:02:04-05:00October 9th, 2023|

Alexandria Ruden: Attorney, Advocate, and Legal Expert for Domestic Violence Survivors

Alexandria Ruden is a dedicated and compassionate advocate for domestic violence survivors who empowers survivors through legal representation and advocacy. With an impressive career spanning over four decades at The Legal Aid Society of Cleveland, she has exclusively dedicated her career to championing the rights and safety of domestic violence survivors. Ruden began her journey [...]

2023-10-10T14:38:28-05:00October 6th, 2023|

Pro Bono Challenge Winner Brings Volunteering Full Circle

The Foundation’s Pro Bono Challenge winner, Rebecca Joseph, had a circuitous path to law school. Always interested in diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI), Joseph worked in corporate DEI for several years before deciding that a career in law was the best way to advocate for social change. After finishing law school at The Ohio State [...]

2023-10-10T13:23:23-05:00October 6th, 2023|

Community Shares of Mid-Ohio Charitable Campaigns

The Ohio Access to Justice Foundation is a proud member of Community Shares of Mid Ohio, an organization with a mission to build mutually beneficial relationships and secure resources to empower member nonprofits in Central Ohio, fostering a more just, caring, and healthy community for all. As a Community Shares member, the Foundation participates in [...]

2023-08-28T13:47:56-05:00August 28th, 2023|

Foundation Grantee Ohio Legal Help Launches Virtual Self-Help Center

Ohio Access to Justice Foundation grantee Ohio Legal Help uses technology to help Ohioans access civil legal information to resolve civil legal issues. The nonprofit’s latest project, a new Virtual Self-Help Center with the Montgomery County Domestic Relations Court, is the first in Ohio and an innovative example of how technology can aid self-represented litigants [...]

2023-08-07T15:22:53-05:00August 7th, 2023|

Neighborhood Stabilization Grant Program Transforms Communities through CED

Funding awards in matching grants to three Ohio legal aid organizations totaling $417,400 are the latest dollars invested by the Ohio Access to Justice Foundation in its Neighborhood Stabilization Grant Program, an innovative program that funds Ohio’s legal aids to lead community economic development (CED) projects throughout the state. “This funding allows our grantees to [...]

2023-08-08T11:52:13-05:00August 7th, 2023|