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The Associates’ Campaign 2021
The annual Associates’ Campaign is one of the largest fundraising efforts undertaken by The Legal Aid Society. Every year, this initiative accounts for nearly one-third of all individual contributions made in support of our work.
Justice is Essential
New York City is facing compounding crises. A pandemic, a national reckoning over racial justice, looming mass evictions. Now, as we have always done in times of crisis, we are fighting to keep our city safe.
Our advocacy defends New Yorkers from eviction, ensures struggling families have the resources they need to stay in their homes, and fights systemic issues that have kept stable housing unattainable for people across the city.
Representing All of New York
What We Do
The Legal Aid Society works throughout New York City to ensure everyone has access to justice. Our expert teams work across practice areas on nearly every area of law that impacts New Yorkers.
At The Legal Aid Society collaborations with our communities fuel the work we do in each and every courtroom in New York City, and inform our policy and law reform efforts to benefit all New Yorkers.
Join our team of experienced, dedicated social justice advocates, lawyers, and change agents.
Every individual who works with The Legal Aid Society is an essential part of our mission to deliver equal justice and racial equity. We are united by our values, and we work tenaciously to ensure that our clients receive the very best.