Nominations Now Open for the 2024 Excellence Awards!

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The Pennsylvania Legal Aid Network is thrilled to announce that nominations are now open for the 2024 Excellence Awards, recognizing those who have made an extraordinary impact on the lives of marginalized and low-income residents. Join us in celebrating champions of justice and equality in Pennsylvania.

About the Excellence Awards: These awards pay tribute to the tireless dedication of advocates in our Network, the invaluable support of our private bar partners, and the collaborative spirit of community leaders. Together, their efforts transcend the boundaries of conventional legal support, illuminating the pathway towards justice and equality for Pennsylvania's marginalized and low-income residents.

Nomination Categories:

Outstanding Attorney Advocate Award: Recognizing exceptional advocacy, leadership, and dedication by attorneys within our Network.

Outstanding Non-Attorney Advocate Award: Celebrating the indispensable contributions of our Network’s non-attorney staff members.

Outstanding Systemic Advocacy Award: Spotlighting transformative projects and initiatives within our Network.

Emerging Excellence in Advocacy Award: Honoring legal professionals in our Network who have made significant strides in their first 5 years of practice.

Outstanding Pro Bono Advocacy Award: Paying tribute to private bar associations, attorneys, law firms, and judges advancing legal aid.

Outstanding Community Advocacy Award: Celebrating clients, community leaders, legislators, and non-attorney volunteers who amplify our mission.

Nominations Deadline: 

Nominations are accepted from Tuesday, September 5, 2023, until midnight on Friday, October 27, 2023.

How to Nominate: 

Head to the Excellence Awards page on our website to access and complete the nomination forms for each category.

Save the Date: 

Mark your calendars for the Excellence Awards celebration on Wednesday, March 27, 2024. For more information about this year's event, please visit the event page on our website. 


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