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Notice of Intent To Award-Grant Awards for the Provision of Civil Legal Services to Eligible Low-Income Clients Beginning January 1, 2010

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Announcement Of Intention To Make Fy 2010 Competitive Grant Awards.

Summary

The Legal Services Corporation (LSC) hereby announces its intention to award grants and contracts to provide economical and effective delivery of high quality civil legal services to eligible low-income clients, beginning January 1, 2010.

 

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All comments and recommendations must be received on or before the close of business on November 30, 2009.

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Legal Services Corporation—Competitive Grants, Legal Services Corporation; 3333 K Street, NW., Third Floor; Washington, DC 20007.

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Reginald Haley, Office of Program Performance, at (202) 295-1545, or haleyr@lsc.gov.

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Pursuant to LSC's announcement of funding availability on April 3, 2009 (74 FR 15307), and Grant Renewal applications due on June 5, 2009, LSC intends to award funds to the following organizations to provide civil legal services in the indicated service areas. Amounts are subject to change.

Service area Applicant name Estimated annualized grant amount
Alabama    
AL-4 Legal Services Alabama, Inc $6,850,344
MAL Texas RioGrande Legal Aid, Inc 35,083
Alaska    
AK-1 Alaska Legal Services Corporation 793,046
NAK-1 Alaska Legal Services Corporation 577,924
Arizona    
AZ-3 Community Legal Services, Inc 4,153,841
MAZ Community Legal Services, Inc 158,313
NAZ-6 Southern Arizona Legal Aid, Inc 681,151
AZ-5 Southern Arizona Legal Aid, Inc 2,003,430
AZ-2 DNA-Peoples Legal Services, Inc 575,485
NAZ-5 DNA-Peoples Legal Services, Inc 2,788,510
Arkansas    
AR-6 Legal Aid of Arkansas, Inc 1,595,491
AR-7 Center for Arkansas Legal Services 2,381,642
MAR Texas RioGrande Legal Aid, Inc 84,280
California    
NCA-1 California Indian Legal Services, Inc 944,111
CA-1 California Indian Legal Services, Inc 36,227
CA-2 Greater Bakersfield Legal Assistance, Inc 1,006,445
CA-26 Central California Legal Services, Inc 3,148,767
CA-29 Legal Aid Foundation of Los Angeles 8,696,359
CA-30 Neigh. Legal Services of Los Angeles County 5,136,861
CA-12 Inland Counties Legal Services, Inc 4,471,848
CA-27 Legal Services of Northern California, Inc 3,890,801
CA-14 Legal Aid Society of San Diego, Inc 3,127,098
CA-31 California Rural Legal Assistance, Inc 5,133,448
MCA California Rural Legal Assistance, Inc 2,814,831
CA-28 Bay Area Legal Aid 4,586,813
CA-19 Legal Aid Society of Orange County, Inc 4,367,713
Colorado    
MCO Colorado Legal Services 158,362
NCO-1 Colorado Legal Services 102,625
CO-6 Colorado Legal Services 3,677,925
Connecticut    
CT-1 Statewide Legal Services of Connecticut, Inc 2,541,859
NCT-1 Pine Tree Legal Assistance, Inc 16,729
Delaware    
DE-1 Legal Services Corporation of Delaware, Inc 662,971
MDE Legal Aid Bureau, Inc 26,473
District of Columbia    
DC-1 Neigh. Legal Svcs. Prog. of the District of Columbia 1,080,014
Florida    
FL-15 Community Legal Services of Mid-Florida, Inc 3,305,000
FL-17 Florida Rural Legal Services, Inc 2,952,304
MFL Florida Rural Legal Services, Inc 957,642
FL-5 Legal Services of Greater Miami, Inc 3,785,670
FL-13 Legal Services of North Florida, Inc 1,554,470
FL-16 Bay Area Legal Services, Inc 2,804,307
FL-14 Three Rivers Legal Services, Inc 1,914,642
FL-18 Coast to Coast Legal Aid of South Florida, Inc 1,985,016
Georgia    
GA-1 Atlanta Legal Aid Society, Inc 2,761,373
MGA Georgia Legal Services Program 418,059
GA-2 Georgia Legal Services Program 7,017,011
Guam    
GU-1 Guam Legal Services Corporation 343,158
Hawaii    
HI-1 Legal Aid Society of Hawaii 1,483,801
NHI-1 Legal Aid Society of Hawaii 244,785
Idaho    
MID Idaho Legal Aid Services, Inc 199,304
ID-1 Idaho Legal Aid Services, Inc 1,267,660
NID-1 Idaho Legal Aid Services, Inc 69,426
Illinois    
IL-6 Legal Assistance Foundation of Metro. Chicago 6,889,708
MIL Legal Assistance Foundation of Metro. Chicago 266,177
IL-3 Land of Lincoln Legal Assistance Foundation, Inc 2,639,386
IL-7 Prairie State Legal Services, Inc 2,947,490
Indiana    
MIN Indiana Legal Services, Inc 121,238
IN-5 Indiana Legal Services, Inc 5,397,030
Iowa    
MIA Iowa Legal Aid 40,232
IA-3 Iowa Legal Aid 2,504,537
Kansas    
MKS Kansas Legal Services, Inc 12,674
KS-1 Kansas Legal Services, Inc 2,530,329
Kentucky    
KY-10 Legal Aid of the Bluegrass 1,353,568
KY-2 Legal Aid Society, Inc 1,256,416
KY-5 Appalachian Research and Defense Fund of KY 2,168,164
KY-9 Kentucky Legal Aid 1,302,427
MKY Texas RioGrande Legal Aid, Inc 45,380
Louisiana    
LA-1 Capital Area Legal Services Corporation 1,511,082
LA-10 Acadiana Legal Service Corporation 2,140,390
LA-11 Legal Services of North Louisiana, Inc 2,008,214
LA-12 Southeast Louisiana Legal Services Corporation 2,705,597
MLA Texas RioGrande Legal Aid, Inc 29,363
Maine    
NME-1 Pine Tree Legal Assistance, Inc 68,877
ME-1 Pine Tree Legal Assistance, Inc 1,259,927
MMX-1 Pine Tree Legal Assistance, Inc 133,172
Maryland    
MMD Legal Aid Bureau, Inc 96,945
MD-1 Legal Aid Bureau, Inc 4,229,777
Massachusetts    
MA-11 Vol. Lawyers Project of the Boston Bar Association 2,171,301
MA-12 New Center for Legal Advocacy, Inc 973,255
MA-4 Merrimack Valley Legal Services, Inc 884,960
MA-10 Massachusetts Justice Project, Inc 1,608,471
Michigan    
MI-12 Legal Services of South Central Michigan 1,362,366
MMI Legal Services of South Central Michigan 641,844
MI-14 Legal Services of Eastern Michigan 1,461,076
MI-9 Legal Services of Northern Michigan, Inc 752,922
MI-15 Legal Aid of Western Michigan 1,777,900
MI-13 Legal Aid and Defender Association, Inc 4,080,124
NMI-1 Michigan Indian Legal Services, Inc 175,912
Micronesia    
MP-1 Micronesian Legal Services, Inc 1,758,765
Minnesota    
MN-1 Legal Aid Service of Northeastern Minnesota 445,607
MN-6 Central Minnesota Legal Services, Inc 1,396,463
MN-4 Legal Services of Northwest Minnesota Corporation 399,378
MMN Southern Minnesota Regional Legal Services, Inc 213,340
MN-5 Southern Minnesota Regional Legal Services, Inc 1,297,900
NMN-1 Anishinabe Legal Services, Inc 255,379
Mississippi    
MS-9 North Mississippi Rural Legal Services, Inc 2,139,788
MS-10 Mississippi Center for Legal Services 3,205,135
NMS-1 Choctaw Legal Defense 88,831
MMS Texas RioGrande Legal Aid, Inc 60,856
Missouri    
MMO Legal Aid of Western Missouri 86,865
MO-3 Legal Aid of Western Missouri 1,893,515
MO-4 Legal Services of Eastern Missouri, Inc 2,090,522
MO-5 Mid-Missouri Legal Services Corporation 416,737
MO-7 Legal Services of Southern Missouri 1,803,968
Montana    
MT-1 Montana Legal Services Association 1,207,781
NMT-1 Montana Legal Services Association 170,153
MMT Montana Legal Services Association 58,202
Nebraska    
MNE Legal Aid of Nebraska 45,084
NE-4 Legal Aid of Nebraska 1,545,534
NNE-1 Legal Aid of Nebraska 35,323
Nevada    
MNV Nevada Legal Services, Inc 2,683
NNV-1 Nevada Legal Services, Inc 142,099
NV-1 Nevada Legal Services, Inc 2,026,017
New Hampshire    
NH-1 Legal Advice Referral Center, Inc 763,949
New Jersey    
NJ-15 Legal Services of Northwest Jersey 418,888
MNJ South Jersey Legal Services, Inc 128,665
NJ-16 South Jersey Legal Services, Inc 1,426,013
NJ-18 Northeast New Jersey Legal Services Corporation 1,894,206
NJ-8 Essex-Newark Legal Services Project, Inc 1,159,185
NJ-12 Ocean-Monmouth Legal Services, Inc 709,998
NJ-17 Central Jersey Legal Services, Inc 1,163,969
New Mexico    
NNM-2 DNA-Peoples Legal Services, Inc 24,277
NM-1 DNA-Peoples Legal Services, Inc 231,458
NM-5 New Mexico Legal Aid 2,919,726
MNM New Mexico Legal Aid 93,128
NNM-4 New Mexico Legal Aid 496,521
New York    
NY-21 Legal Aid Society of Northeastern New York, Inc 1,432,907
NY-24 Neighborhood Legal Services, Inc 1,433,676
NY-7 Nassau/Suffolk Law Services Committee, Inc 1,483,179
NY-9 Legal Services for New York City 16,281,457
NY-23 Legal Assistance of Western New York, Inc 1,841,152
MNY Legal Aid Society of Mid-New York, Inc 295,154
NY-22 Legal Aid Society of Mid-New York, Inc 1,878,198
NY-20 Legal Services of the Hudson Valley 1,907,837
North Carolina    
NC-5 Legal Aid of North Carolina, Inc 8,883,975
MNC Legal Aid of North Carolina, Inc 571,490
NNC-1 Legal Aid of North Carolina, Inc 233,222
North Dakota    
MND Southern Minnesota Regional Legal Services, Inc 123,595
NND-3 Legal Services of North Dakota 287,855
ND-3 Legal Services of North Dakota 600,922
Ohio    
OH-20 Community Legal Aid Services, Inc 1,776,943
OH-18 Legal Aid Society of Greater Cincinnati 1,535,839
OH-21 The Legal Aid Society of Cleveland 2,260,819
OH-17 Ohio State Legal Services 1,821,199
OH-5 Ohio State Legal Services 1,359,624
OH-23 Legal Aid of Western Ohio, Inc 2,658,017
MOH Legal Aid of Western Ohio, Inc 134,316
Oklahoma    
NOK-1 Oklahoma Indian Legal Services, Inc 874,972
OK-3 Legal Aid Services of Oklahoma, Inc 4,778,395
MOK Legal Aid Services of Oklahoma, Inc 66,724
Oregon    
NOR-1 Legal Aid Services of Oregon 197,267
MOR Legal Aid Services of Oregon 593,958
OR-6 Legal Aid Services of Oregon 3,240,238
Pennsylvania    
PA-1 Philadelphia Legal Assistance Center 3,272,619
MPA Philadelphia Legal Assistance Center 176,728
PA-5 Laurel Legal Services, Inc 813,058
PA-25 MidPenn Legal Services, Inc 2,345,178
PA-8 Neighborhood Legal Services Association 1,772,268
PA-24 North Penn Legal Services, Inc 1,916,960
PA-11 Southwestern Pennsylvania Legal Services, Inc 590,703
PA-26 Northwestern Legal Services 773,487
PA-23 Legal Aid of Southeastern Pennsylvania 1,201,685
Puerto Rico    
PR-1 Puerto Rico Legal Services, Inc 17,262,485
MPR Puerto Rico Legal Services, Inc 310,018
PR-2 Community Law Office, Inc 365,459
Rhode Island    
RI-1 Rhode Island Legal Services, Inc 1,187,098
South Carolina    
MSC Georgia Legal Services Program 210,913
SC-8 South Carolina Legal Services, Inc 5,192,794
MSC South Carolina Legal Services, Inc 210,913
South Dakota    
SD-2 East River Legal Services 430,940
MSD Dakota Plains Legal Services, Inc 4,231
NSD-1 Dakota Plains Legal Services, Inc 997,769
SD-4 Dakota Plains Legal Services, Inc 510,703
Tennessee    
TN-9 Legal Aid of East Tennessee 2,315,480
TN-4 Memphis Area Legal Services, Inc 1,515,836
TN-10 Legal Aid Soc. of Middle TN and the Cumberlands 2,759,548
TN-7 West Tennessee Legal Services, Inc 707,187
MTN Texas RioGrande Legal Aid, Inc 67,632
Texas    
TX-14 Legal Aid of NorthWest Texas 8,068,757
TX-13 Lone Star Legal Aid 10,226,812
NTX-1 Texas RioGrande Legal Aid, Inc 33,445
TX-15 Texas RioGrande Legal Aid, Inc 10,972,712
MTX Texas RioGrande Legal Aid, Inc 1,481,128
Utah    
UT-1 Utah Legal Services, Inc 1,962,715
NUT-1 Utah Legal Services, Inc 87,916
MUT Utah Legal Services, Inc 72,326
Vermont    
VT-1 Legal Services Law Line of Vermont, Inc 538,823
Virgin Islands    
VI-1 Legal Services of the Virgin Islands, Inc 344,529
Virginia    
VA-15 Southwest Virginia Legal Aid Society, Inc 874,959
VA-16 Legal Aid Society of Eastern Virginia 1,511,526
VA-18 Central Virginia Legal Aid Society, Inc 1,073,751
MVA Central Virginia Legal Aid Society, Inc 168,176
VA-17 Virginia Legal Aid Society, Inc 910,812
VA-19 Blue Ridge Legal Services, Inc 757,598
VA-20 Legal Services of Northern Virginia, Inc 1,179,720
Washington    
MWA Northwest Justice Project 778,310
WA-1 Northwest Justice Project 5,261,580
NWA-1 Northwest Justice Project 304,414
West Virginia    
WV-5 Legal Aid of West Virginia, Inc 3,075,741
MWV Legal Aid of West Virginia, Inc 38,979
Wisconsin    
MWI Legal Action of Wisconsin, Inc 97,083
WI-5 Legal Action of Wisconsin, Inc 3,417,143
WI-2 Wisconsin Judicare, Inc 939,355
NWI-1 Wisconsin Judicare, Inc 165,766
Wyoming    
WY-4 Legal Aid of Wyoming, Inc 527,007
NWY-1 Legal Aid of Wyoming, Inc 184,660
MWY Legal Aid of Wyoming, Inc 13,266

These grants and contracts will be awarded under the authority conferred on LSC by the Legal Services Corporation Act, as amended (42 U.S.C. 2996e(a)(1)). Awards will be made so that each service area is served, although none of the listed organizations are guaranteed an award or contract. This public notice is issued pursuant to the LSC Act (42 U.S.C. 2996f(f)), with a request for comments and recommendations concerning the potential grantees within a period of thirty (30) days from the date of publication of this notice. Grants will become effective and grant funds will be distributed on or about January 1, 2010.

Dated: October 21, 2009.

Janet LaBella,

Director, Office of Program Performance, Legal Services Corporation.

[FR Doc. E9-26005 Filed 10-28-09; 8:45 am]

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