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    2015 Jazz for Justice Celebration

    A good time was had by all at Pisgah Legal Services’ annual gathering.

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    Outreach in Grahamtown

    Pisgah Legal is working to build wealth through homeownership in a historic African American neighborhood located in Rutherford County.

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Who We Are

Who We Are

We are a nonprofit that provides free civil legal aid to the most vulnerable people in WNC: disadvantaged children, seniors, at risk families & domestic violence victims.

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Donate Now

Donate Now

Make a tax-deductible contribution to Pisgah Legal Services and know that your donation is going to help local people right here in our mountains.

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Volunteer

Volunteer

We need you! Whether you are a lawyer or a member of the community who wants to give back, there are many different ways that you can get involved.

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Our Impact on Western North Carolina

14

K

people from across the mountains helped by Pisgah Legal in 2014

19

M

million secured in quantifiable benefits for our clients in 2014

300

+

local attorneys volunteer their services to assist PLS clients

4046

 

victims of domestic violence and their children helped in 2014

We are Pisgah Legal Services

Pat & Phil Smith

Pat and Phil Smith are Co-Chairs of the PLS Endowment Campaign. Phil is an attorney with The Van Winkle Law Firm, and Pat is the retired executive director of CFWNC.

Yolanda Bopp

Yolanda is a beloved Latina leader in the region. She helps low-income immigrants meet their most basic needs, and has been a legal assistant for PLS since 2002.

Don & Marjorie Locke

Don and Marjorie are local activists in Asheville and long-time supporters of PLS. Don is also former President of the PLS Board of Directors.

Tom Siekman

Tom is a board member of Pisgah Legal Services. A retired corporate lawyer, he also volunteers as a MAVL attorney providing advice to clients on Pisgah’s Hotline.

Ray Reiser

Ray is a retired attorney who volunteers each week to prevent unlawful evictions and foreclosures and help clients with consumer issues.

Latest News & Events

2014ARCover

Read All About It In Our Latest Annual Report

Pisgah Legal Services’ 2014 Annual Report will be in mailboxes soon but you can read it here first! Check it out online.

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Special Enrollment for Health Insurance During Tax Season

Even though ACA Open Enrollment has officially ended, you may still qualify to purchase health insurance with financial assistance through the NC Health Insurance Marketplace for a one-time special enrollment period during tax season. Available March 15 – April 30,…

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Shop for Pisgah Legal

Open Doors Open Hearts Charity Preview Night is a charity shopping event presented by Asheville Outlets on Thursday, April 30, 2015 from 5pm to 9pm. The public is invited to open their hearts as Asheville Outlets opens its doors with…

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