Medicaid Expansion Rally in Asheville

A recent rally was held to encourage the expansion of Medicaid in North Carolina. Pisgah Legal Services’ Managing Attorney Jaclyn Kiger was one of the speakers encouraging expanded access to health care in the state. Read the story. Photo and…

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The Paintbox presents Jam for Justice

An evening of local music, art, and food & drink for Pisgah Legal Services presented by The Paintbox featuring music by Pink Dog Creative artists David Holt, Will Ray, and Mark Goldthwaite. Enjoy artfully prepared wood fired pizza by Fresh West & visit open studios of Pink Dog Creative Artists.

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More Support Needed for Civil Legal Aid

This month’s cover story of The American Lawyer is The Justice Gap: How Big Law is Failing Legal Aid,  and it focuses on the need for more support for civil legal aid for low-income people. From the article: “[I]n a…

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Poverty Forum – Save the Date!

On Wednesday, October 14, Dr. Rishi Manchanda will serve as the keynote speaker for Pisgah Legal Services’ Annual Poverty Forum. Manchanda is an ‘upstreamist’ physician and public health innovator. His work and expertise focuses on systems design to improve primary…

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ACA Navigator Volunteer Open House

You can help people in need of health insurance! Learn how to become an Affordable Care Act Navigator Volunteer! Learn more at the Volunteer Open House/Information Session:June 24th (5:30-6:45pm) OR July 10th (3-4:45pm) at the Pisgah Legal Services Office, 62…

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Summer 2015 Newsletter

How is Pisgah Legal Services helping residents of the Alpine Woods Resort with their struggle for decent and affordable housing? Read all about it, and much more, in our most recent newsletter.

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PLS Awarded Women for Women Grant

On Tuesday, May 19th, Pisgah Legal Services was awarded a $90,000 grant from the Women For Women Giving Circle of The Community Foundation of Western North Carolina. These funds will be used to expand PLS’ work to stop domestic violence…

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June 29th Concert on the Quad

The Malpass Brothers will be performing retro country tunes on Monday, June 29th as part of the UNCA Asheville “Concert on the Quad” series. This free event is sponsored by Will Morris. The music begins at 7pm and guests are…

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Free Debt Clinics in Henderson County

Are you struggling to manage your debt?  If so, please join us for a free, informative class. Sponsored by Pisgah Legal Services and presented by Hendersonville Bankruptcy Attorney Stephen B. Carruthers, “Debtor Rights and Solutions” is a free, two-hour clinic…

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New Volunteer Orientation

Pisgah Legal Services will be holding a New Volunteer Orientation on Thursday, May 28th at our Asheville office (62 Charlotte Street) from 1-3pm. This is a great way to learn more about what we do at Pisgah Legal Services and…

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