Grants Program

2003 grant recipients

In 2003, the Foundation awarded grants totaling $20,000 to the following legal-related organizations:

Disabilities Law Project

To provide on-going support of Legal Outreach Program, which provide pro bono legal services to Allegheny County residents with disabilities at residential facilities and community drop-in centers.

Education Law Center

To help fund the Parent Legal Assistance Project, which provides pro bono legal services to low-income and minority residents in Allegheny County who have children enrolled in public schools or early intervention program and are at risk of school failure.


To provide seed money to develop and implement a pro bono program to use volunteer attorneys to advocate for the safety and well-being of children victimized by abuse, maltreatment and severe neglect.

Neighborhood Legal Services Association

To provide on-going support of Helpline, which provide telephone advice and brief legal services to low-income residents in Allegheny County.

North Hills Community Outreach, Inc.

To provide on-going support of Ask the Attorney, a program that provides legal consultation and representation to low-income individuals.