For Attorneys: Nov. 18 CLE

Current Civil Legal Topics & Poverty Law Pisgah Legal Services and the 28th Judicial District Bar will host a CLE program November 18th from 8:30am – 3:30pm at First Presbyterian Church, 40 Church Street, Asheville. The CLE will train volunteer…

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Bear Auction Benefits Pisgah

Ever admired the handcrafted bears on the streets of Hendersonville? You can own your very own bear and support Pisgah Legal Services too! Thanks to the Henderson County Bar Association, the bear in front of the courthouse will be auctioned…

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Who Is Lucky Enough to Receive Help?

For people living in poverty, how much of getting help with your housing is simply pure luck? How does the housing lottery system work? And why is housing treated differently? Listen to this podcast on NPR’s Planet Money.

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Summer Newsletter 2016

How did a local woman and her young son escape homelessness with help from Pisgah Legal Services? Which attorneys were recently recognized for their outstanding pro bono work? Who was honored at the Jazz for Justice celebration? All of these…

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Oct. 5th – Save the Date!

President and Founder of the Children’s Defense Fund Marian Wright Edelman will be the keynote speaker at Pisgah Legal’s 6th Annual Poverty Forum. More info here…

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New Partnerships in Henderson County

Pisgah Legal Services and Blue Ridge Community Health Services will collaborate in a medical legal partnership to attack the root cause of health-harming social conditions affecting low-income people in Henderson County. This partnership is an expansion of the HEALS program….

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Bruce Hornsby & Ricky Skaggs Concert on June 21

Bruce Hornsby & Ricky Skaggs Concert June 21 at 6:30pm Amplify Pisgah and Pisgah Brewing have generously teamed up again to bring you music legends Bruce Hornsby and Ricky Skaggs with Kentucky Thunder at Pisgah Brewing’s outdoor stage in Black…

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Rent Party on May 5th

Will Morris and Wells Fargo, LLC present A Rent Party with live blues by The Chuck Beattie BandMay 5th at 5:30 pm at the YMI Cultural Center, Asheville $20/person Enjoy southern eats by Green Opportunities, wine, and craft beer by…

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WNC Groups Push for Medicaid Expansion

More than 100 people gathered in Asheville to make the case for Medicaid expansion in NC, which would provide health coverage for 500,000 low-income residents. Pisgah Legal Managing Attorney Jaclyn Kiger was among the advocates, shown here center. Read the…

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