Amplify Pisgah – July 27

Join us for a fun summer concert at Pisgah Brewing’s outdoor stage! Thanks to Amplify My Community and Pisgah Brewing Company, Amplify Pisgah is back this summer on July 27. Enjoy a beer, relax in the shade, and have some fun seeing The…

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Families Belong Together

PLS Executive Director Jim Barrett spoke at a recent rally where more than 1,000 people gathered in Asheville to protest family separation and the government’s zero tolerance immigration policy. Read all about it in this Mountain Xpress story. (Mountain Xpress…

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An Unvarnished Look at Affordable Housing

Did you know that three-quarters of households are so poor that they qualify for government-subsidized housing but cannot get it due to lack of government funding? And when people pay too much for housing compared to their income, they don’t…

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Thank You to our Friends in Henderson County!

Marian Lowry was honored for her exceptional support and generosity to improve the lives of low-income people in WNC. Marian was joined by her grandson, Michael Drew, and his wife, Mandy. Martha Milcarek was honored for her exemplary volunteer service…

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Spring Newsletter 2018

Find out here what Pisgah Legal is doing to serve immigrant families and how you can help, what happened at the 40th Anniversary Celebration, how a local cyclist rode from the mountains to the sea to support PLS, and much…

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New Exhibit Illustrates Impact of Evictions

A new exhibit at Washington, D.C.’s National Building Museum is based on Matthew Desmond’s book, “Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City.” Desmond, a Pulitzer Prize winner, was last year’s speaker at the Pisgah Legal Services’ Poverty Forum. Hear…

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Thank You, Chiesa!

Thank you to Chiesa for choosing Pisgah Legal Services to be April’s Community Box recipient! Come on down to their cozy neighborhood restaurant, enjoy homemade pasta, and make a donation to help improve lives of low-income folks in WNC. Chiesa will match…

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