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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, 2014

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Legal Services Corporation.


Announcement of intention to make FY 2014 Competitive Grant Awards.


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, 2014.


All comments and recommendations must be received on or before the close of business on November 27, 2013.


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

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Pursuant to LSC's announcement of funding availability on March 29, 2013 (78 FR 19326), and Grant Renewal applications due beginning June 3, 2013, LSC intends to award funds to provide civil legal services in the indicated service areas. Applicants for each service area are listed below. These amounts reflect the most current information available, i.e., 100% implementation of ACS 2009-2011 poverty population and the LSC FY 2013 Basic Field Appropriation of $316,144,749.

State and name of applicant organizationService areaEstimated annualized 2014 funding amount
Legal Services Alabama, Inc.AL-4$5,502,403
Texas RioGrande Legal Aid, Inc.MAL30,318
Alaska Legal Services CorporationAK-1607,934
Alaska Legal Services CorporationNAK-1499,474
American Samoa
American Samoa Legal AidAS-1204,665
Community Legal Services, Inc.AZ-34,622,586
Community Legal Services, Inc.MAZ136,823
DNA-Peoples Legal Services, Inc.AZ-2394,550
DNA-Peoples Legal Services, Inc.NAZ-52,409,986
Southern Arizona Legal Aid, Inc.AZ-51,954,524
Southern Arizona Legal Aid, Inc.NAZ-6588,689
Center for Arkansas Legal ServicesAR-72,011,209
Legal Aid of Arkansas, Inc.AR-61,377,732
Texas RioGrande Legal Aid, Inc.MAR72,841
Bay Area Legal AidCA-283,872,309
California Indian Legal Services, Inc.CA-122,565
California Indian Legal Services, Inc.NCA-1815,953
California Rural Legal Assistance, Inc.CA-314,391,072
California Rural Legal Assistance, Inc.MCA2,432,738
Central California Legal Services, Inc.CA-262,615,572
Greater Bakersfield Legal Assistance, Inc.CA-2938,773
Inland Counties Legal Services, Inc.CA-124,308,476
Legal Aid Foundation of Los AngelesCA-295,294,469
Legal Aid Society of Orange County, Inc.CA-193,238,266
Legal Aid Society of San Diego, Inc.CA-142,573,415
Legal Services of Northern California, Inc.CA-273,363,185
Neighborhood Legal Services of Los Angeles CountyCA-303,470,765
Colorado Legal ServicesCO-64,055,902
Colorado Legal ServicesMCO136,868
Colorado Legal ServicesNCO-188,694
Pine Tree Legal Assistance, Inc.NCT-114,458
Statewide Legal Services of Connecticut, Inc.CT-12,239,443
Legal Aid Bureau, Inc.MDE22,880
Legal Services Corporation of Delaware, Inc.DE-1635,691
District of Columbia
Neighborhood Legal Services Program of the District of ColumbiaDC-1695,117
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Bay Area Legal Services, Inc.FL-163,016,885
Coast to Coast Legal Aid of South Florida, Inc.FL-181,805,142
Community Legal Services of Mid-Florida, Inc.FL-153,765,129
Florida Rural Legal Services, Inc.FL-173,463,810
Florida Rural Legal Services, Inc.MFL827,648
Legal Services of Greater Miami, Inc.FL-52,967,908
Legal Services of North Florida, Inc.FL-131,393,753
Three Rivers Legal Services, Inc.FL-141,869,181
Atlanta Legal Aid Society, Inc.GA-13,380,693
Georgia Legal Services ProgramGA-27,106,251
Georgia Legal Services ProgramMGA361,311
Guam Legal Services CorporationGU-1230,653
Legal Aid Society of HawaiiHI-11,118,203
Legal Aid Society of HawaiiNHI-1211,556
Idaho Legal Aid Services, Inc.ID-11,345,445
Idaho Legal Aid Services, Inc.MID172,249
Idaho Legal Aid Services, Inc.NID-160,002
Land of Lincoln Legal Assistance Foundation, Inc.IL-32,313,854
Legal Assistance FoundationIL-65,348,079
Legal Assistance FoundationMIL230,048
Prairie State Legal Services, Inc.IL-73,363,430
Indiana Legal Services, Inc.IN-56,042,565
Indiana Legal Services, Inc.MIN104,781
Iowa Legal AidIA-32,309,009
Iowa Legal AidMIA34,770
Kansas Legal Services, Inc.KS-12,417,290
Appalachian Research and Defense Fund of KentuckyKY-51,413,551
Kentucky Legal AidKY-91,051,114
Legal Aid of the BluegrassKY-101,362,670
Legal Aid Society Inc.KY-21,219,824
Texas RioGrande Legal Aid, Inc.MKY39,223
Acadiana Legal Service CorporationLA-101,356,049
Legal Services of North Louisiana, Inc.LA-111,304,530
Southeast Louisiana Legal Services CorporationLA-1993,071
Southeast Louisiana Legal Services CorporationLA-121,628,556
Texas RioGrande Legal Aid, Inc.MLA25,383
Pine Tree Legal Assistance, Inc.ME-11,017,173
Pine Tree Legal Assistance, Inc.MMX-1115,101
Pine Tree Legal Assistance, Inc.NME-159,527
Legal Aid Bureau, Inc.MD-13,432,398
Legal Aid Bureau, Inc.MMD83,786
Community Legal Aid, Inc.MA-101,289,166
Merrimack Valley Legal Services, Inc.MA-4713,428
South Coastal Counties Legal ServicesMA-12792,910
Volunteer Lawyers Project of the Boston Bar AssociationMA-111,752,954
Legal Aid and Defender Association, Inc.MI-134,024,993
Legal Aid of Western MichiganMI-152,043,232
Legal Services of Eastern MichiganMI-141,498,675
Legal Services of Northern Michigan, Inc.MI-9751,068
Legal Services of South Central MichiganMI-121,508,224
Legal Services of South Central MichiganMMI554,716
Michigan Indian Legal Services, Inc.NMI-1152,034
Micronesian Legal Services, Inc.MP-11,156,731
Anishinabe Legal Services, Inc.NMN-1220,713
Central Minnesota Legal Services, Inc.MN-61,543,792
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Legal Aid Service of Northeastern MinnesotaMN-1404,504
Legal Services of Northwest Minnesota CorporationMN-4309,690
Southern Minnesota Regional Legal Services, Inc.MMN184,378
Southern Minnesota Regional Legal Services, Inc.MN-51,425,866
Mississippi Center for Legal ServicesMS-102,445,015
Mississippi Center for Legal ServicesNMS-176,772
North Mississippi Rural Legal Services, Inc.MS-91,609,781
Texas RioGrande Legal Aid, Inc.MMS52,593
Legal Aid of Western MissouriMMO75,074
Legal Aid of Western MissouriMO-31,786,978
Legal Services of Eastern Missouri, Inc.MO-41,842,274
Legal Services of Southern MissouriMO-71,557,046
Mid-Missouri Legal Services CorporationMO-5410,231
Montana Legal Services AssociationMMT50,302
Montana Legal Services AssociationMT-1878,279
Montana Legal Services AssociationNMT-1147,055
Legal Aid of NebraskaMNE38,965
Legal Aid of NebraskaNE-41,404,961
Legal Aid of NebraskaNNE-130,528
Nevada Legal Services, Inc.NNV-1122,810
Nevada Legal Services, Inc.NV-12,477,932
New Hampshire
Legal Advice & Referral Center, Inc.NH-1684,443
New Jersey
Central Jersey Legal Services, Inc.NJ-171,009,407
Essex-Newark Legal Services Project, Inc.NJ-8766,510
Legal Services of Northwest JerseyNJ-15358,423
Northeast New Jersey Legal Services CorporationNJ-181,503,926
Ocean-Monmouth Legal Services, Inc.NJ-12627,706
South Jersey Legal Services, Inc.MNJ111,189
South Jersey Legal Services, Inc.NJ-161,149,705
New Mexico
DNA-Peoples Legal Services, Inc.NM-1174,328
DNA-Peoples Legal Services, Inc.NNM-220,981
New Mexico Legal AidMNM80,485
New Mexico Legal AidNM-52,366,505
New Mexico Legal AidNNM-4429,121
New York
Legal Aid Society of Mid-New York, Inc.MNY255,089
Legal Aid Society of Mid-New York, Inc.NY-221,461,666
Legal Aid Society of Northeastern New York, Inc.NY-211,138,400
Legal Assistance of Western New York, Inc.NY-231,537,538
Legal Services NYCNY-910,245,135
Legal Services of the Hudson ValleyNY-201,496,082
Nassau/Suffolk Law Services Committee, Inc.NY-71,071,137
Neighborhood Legal Services, Inc.NY-241,100,335
North Carolina
Legal Aid of North Carolina, Inc.MNC493,913
Legal Aid of North Carolina, Inc.NC-59,780,735
Legal Aid of North Carolina, Inc.NNC-1201,563
North Dakota
Legal Services of North DakotaND-3412,354
Legal Services of North DakotaNND-3248,781
Southern Minnesota Regional Legal Services, Inc.MND106,820
Community Legal Aid Services, Inc.OH-201,789,848
Legal Aid of Western Ohio, Inc.MOH116,085
Legal Aid of Western Ohio, Inc.OH-232,780,583
Legal Aid Society of Greater CincinnatiOH-181,511,576
Ohio State Legal ServicesOH-171,653,585
Ohio State Legal ServicesOH-51,575,615
The Legal Aid Society of ClevelandOH-212,008,919
Legal Aid Services of Oklahoma, Inc.MOK57,669
Legal Aid Services of Oklahoma, Inc.OK-33,882,012
Oklahoma Indian Legal Services, Inc.NOK-1756,200
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Legal Aid Services of OregonMOR513,332
Legal Aid Services of OregonNOR-1170,489
Legal Aid Services of OregonOR-63,313,816
Laurel Legal Services, Inc.PA-5582,602
Legal Aid of Southeastern PennsylvaniaPA-231,024,199
MidPenn Legal Services, Inc.PA-252,127,790
Neighborhood Legal Services AssociationPA-81,286,515
North Penn Legal Services, Inc.PA-241,704,415
Northwestern Legal ServicesPA-26641,552
Philadelphia Legal Assistance CenterMPA152,741
Philadelphia Legal Assistance CenterPA-12,523,164
Southwestern Pennsylvania Legal Services, Inc.PA-11388,245
Puerto Rico
Community Law Office, Inc.PR-2203,867
Puerto Rico Legal Services, Inc.MPR267,932
Puerto Rico Legal Services, Inc.PR-110,251,408
Rhode Island
Rhode Island Legal Services, Inc.RI-1875,802
South Carolina
South Carolina Legal Services, Inc.MSC182,280
South Carolina Legal Services, Inc.SC-85,071,133
South Dakota
Dakota Plains Legal Services, Inc.NSD-1862,328
Dakota Plains Legal Services, Inc.SD-4355,360
East River Legal ServicesSD-2355,231
Legal Aid of East TennesseeTN-92,218,950
Legal Aid Society of Middle Tennessee and the CumberlandsTN-102,835,505
Memphis Area Legal Services, Inc.TN-41,309,884
Texas RioGrande Legal Aid, Inc.MTN58,448
West Tennessee Legal Services, Inc.TN-7639,210
Legal Aid of NorthWest TexasTX-147,968,393
Lone Star Legal AidTX-139,474,577
Texas RioGrande Legal Aid, Inc.MTX1,280,067
Texas RioGrande Legal Aid, Inc.NTX-128,905
Texas RioGrande Legal Aid, Inc.TX-159,453,338
Utah Legal Services, Inc.MUT62,508
Utah Legal Services, Inc.NUT-175,982
Utah Legal Services, Inc.UT-12,161,982
Legal Services Law Line of Vermont, Inc.VT-1448,520
Virgin Islands
Legal Services of the Virgin Islands, Inc.VI-1151,995
Blue Ridge Legal Services, Inc.VA-19722,533
Central Virginia Legal Aid Society, Inc.MVA145,342
Central Virginia Legal Aid Society, Inc.VA-181,023,601
Legal Aid Society of Eastern VirginiaVA-161,055,663
Legal Services of Northern Virginia, Inc.VA-201,155,959
Southwest Virginia Legal Aid Society, Inc.VA-15659,671
Virginia Legal Aid Society, Inc.VA-17783,175
Northwest Justice ProjectMWA672,661
Northwest Justice ProjectNWA-1263,092
Northwest Justice ProjectWA-14,969,119
West Virginia
Legal Aid of West Virginia, Inc.WV-52,076,150
Legal Action of Wisconsin, Inc.MWI83,902
Legal Action of Wisconsin, Inc.WI-53,580,841
Wisconsin Judicare, Inc.NWI-1143,264
Wisconsin Judicare, Inc.WI-2943,708
Legal Aid of Wyoming, Inc.NWY-1159,594
Legal Aid of Wyoming, Inc.WY-4384,024
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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)(l). Awards will be made so that each service area is served, although no listed organization is guaranteed an award or contract. Grants will become effective and grant funds will be distributed on or about January 1, 2014.

This notice is issued pursuant to 42 U.S.C. 2996f(f). Comments and recommendations concerning potential grantees are invited, and should be delivered to LSC within thirty (30) days from the date of publication of this notice.

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Dated: October 23, 2013.

Atitaya C. Rok,

Staff Attorney.

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[FR Doc. 2013-25334 Filed 10-25-13; 8:45 am]