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GOLF FOR GOOD ON 8/18/17!

Join us for the 22nd Annual Bar Plan Foundation Charity Golf Tournament for The Benefit of The Volunteer Attorney Project.

JOIN THE YPB!

The YPB is all about justice! Meet a few of the members that make up this amazing group.

JFA Luncheon Photos!

Check out the photos of our 19th Annual JFA Luncheon with speaker Alex Kotlowitz.

Our downtown KC office moved!

Our new address is 4001 Blue Parkway, Suite 300

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When you give people access to justice, it changes every aspect of their lives. It gives them opportunities that stretch far beyond the benefits of free legal aid.

Client Success StoriesWhen we work together, amazing things happen

The help Joanna received positively impacted her neighborhood as well.

The help Joanna received positively impacted her neighborhood as well.

Thanks to Legal Aid, Allen had the transplant surgery he needed.

Thanks to Legal Aid, Allen had the transplant surgery he needed.

Fred now receives SSI and is living in his apartment clear of any debt to the Housing Authority.

Fred now receives SSI & his home clear of any debt to the Housing Authority.

Monica and her children are free from their abuser. They had Legal Aid on their side.

Monica and her children are free from their abuser.

In the Spotlight

2016 Annual Report

CHECK OUT OUR 2016 ANNUAL REPORT Every year, Legal Aid of Western Missouri provides free legal assistance and representation on civil (noncriminal) matters to thousands of your neediest neighbors in our 40-county service area. When they have nowhere else to turn, low-income families and individuals, elders, and people with disabilities look to Legal Aid for help […]

LEGAL AID ELECTS NEW BOARD OFFICERS Jerry W. Venters, a retired United States Bankruptcy judge in Kansas City, has been elected president of the Board of Trustees of Legal Aid of Western Missouri, a public, non-profit law firm providing legal services for low-income residents of 40 western Missouri counties. Other officers elected at a recent […]

ADOPT-A-NEIGHBORHOOD PROJECT’S FIRST COMPLETED REHAB In December 2015, a participating neighborhood association under Legal Aid’s Adopt-A-Neighborhood Project (AAN), approached the AAN team about a problem property in the neighborhood. AAN investigated the conditions of the property, determined it was eligible for the Abandoned Housing Act, and assisted the neighborhood association in vetting a local community […]

MARCH 24, 2016 WAS A BIG DAY FOR THE URBAN CORE OF KANSAS CITY Gregg Lombardi – Executive Director The City Council passed a $1.5 billion budget that makes revitalization of the urban core more of a priority for the City than it has been for many years. The City will devote $10 million to demolishing […]

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