Strengthening the Legal Services Infrastructure Grantees - 2015

Organization Area served Purpose Amount
Immigrant Legal Resource Center San Mateo County Collaborative Resources for Immigration Services on the Peninsula (CRISP) to continue providing free or low-cost immigration legal assistance and related policy and advocacy efforts in support of immigrant children and families. $408,000
Catholic Charities of Santa Clara County Santa Clara County To further advance the capacity of SBLISN (South Bay Legal Immigration Services Network), a collaborative of organizations in Santa Clara County providing immigrant legal services, and contribute to the strengthening of the full SVCF Immigration Cohort. $374,250
Dolores Street Community Services San Mateo and Santa Clara counties Support to expand African Advocacy Network's legal education and outreach capacity. $40,000
Pangea Legal Services San Mateo and Santa Clara counties Support for the South Bay Access to Counsel Project to provide high-quality legal services to children and families in immigration court proceedings. $40,000
Catholic Charities of Santa Clara County Santa Clara County Support to provide technical assistance to emerging legal services organizations to achieve high level of functionality. $20,000
International Institute of The Bay Area (IIBA) San Mateo County To expand IIBA's capacity to provide high-quality, low-cost immigration legal services in Silicon Valley by training one new caseworker to become BIA accredited, and to strengthen collaborative partnerships in our cohort. $40,000
Community Legal Services in East Palo Alto San Mateo County Support to expand capacity to provide legal support to children and families. $40,000
    Total $962,250