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Virtual Legal Clinic – COVID 19

In light of the catastrophic impact of COVID-19, we have expanded our emergency assistance to nonprofits, entrepreneurs, and small businesses.  We are partnering with our member law firms to offer a FREE virtual brief service and advice clinic featuring: Expanded eligibility to give free legal advice to more nonprofits and small businesses that need help Information… Continue Reading

ACCESS 2 JUSTICE NAVIGATORS OF GET CLEARED, ILLINOIS PREPARE 46 INDIVIDUALS IMPACTED BY INCARCERATION FOR “RAP SHEET DAY”!

ACCESS 2 JUSTICE NAVIGATORS OF GET CLEARED, ILLINOIS PREPARE 46 INDIVIDUALS IMPACTED BY INCARCERATION FOR “RAP SHEET DAY”!

On Friday, February 21st, 46 individuals of diverse ages, ethnicities, and past convictions,
were interviewed and assessed for sealing and expungement and “relief” options at an
“Access 2 Justice” Pre-Rap Sheet Day held at the offices of the National Black Wall Street –
Chicago, led by Mark Allen and Say “Yes” To Life, headed by J. Minor Allen. Continue Reading

Violence Reduction RFPs

Violence Reduction RFPs

The JAC is excited to share the City of Chicago announcement of the new Violence Reduction RFP’s are now live. Capacity Expansion for Street Outreach Services Building a Network of Trauma-Informed Victim Support Services Both can also be found on the city’s eProcurement website. Please also see the attached press release. KEY DATES RFP released:… Continue Reading