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May 25, 2023
The Pennsylvania Legal Aid Network, Inc. is pleased to announce that two members of the PLAN, Inc. Board of Directors have been named to the 2023 Pennsylvania Super Lawyers and Rising Stars lists. We congratulate Regina M. Foley, Esq. of Raynes & Lawn , and Jamie R. Schumacher, Esq. of MacDonald
May 18, 2023
Pennsylvania Chief Justice Debra Todd has directed a letter to all Pennsylvania attorneys urging them to support legal aid and to participate in pro bono volunteer work on behalf of individuals who have critical needs but cannot afford to retain private counsel. The Chief Justice noted the
May 17, 2023
Pro Bono Net, in partnership with Lone Star Legal Aid, the ABA Center for Pro Bono, and the National Legal Aid & Defender Association, is pleased to announce the rebrand of its National Disaster Legal Aid Resource Center initiative ( to Advocates for Disaster Justice (ADJ).
May 17, 2023
Attorney General Michelle Henry today announced a settlement with a Delaware-based title loan company that levied illegal interest rates — with some borrowers paying more than 200% in annual interest.
May 16, 2023
Today marks the beginning of the highly anticipated Martin Luther King, Jr. Summer Internship program, which commenced with the annual poverty law training. This two-day orientation, held at the PLAN, Inc. office, aims to equip participants with a comprehensive understanding of various legal areas
May 16, 2023
Join the Pennsylvania Health Law Project, in conjuction with the Pennsylvania Health Access Network, on May 22, 2023 from 1:00 PM-2:00 PM, for a community conversation about Medicaid waivers.
May 12, 2023
May is Mental Health Awareness Month. The PLAN Client Advocate Professional Group (formerly Social Work Group) and the PLAN Diverse Abilities Group jointly invite all PLAN programs to observe Mental Health Awareness Month.
May 11, 2023
The Pennsylvania Department of Labor & Industry (L&I) today announced the availability of approximately $900,000 in grant funding to support digital literacy and job training programs in Pennsylvania communities lacking access to broadband infrastructure and high-speed internet. This fourth round of

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