Executive Director of the Greater Richmond Bar Foundation Ami Kim and Eviction Diversion Program Manager Hannah Brechlin discuss the importance of the Eviction Diversion Program, which is supported by a Virginia Law Foundation grant.
Video: 2020 Grants from the Virginia Law Foundation
The pandemic and resulting economic fallout from the nationwide shutdown have affected our grant recipients, but they persevere with their missions undauntedly. Hear from a few of our grant recipients – including Cancer Linc, the John Marshall Foundation, the Virginia Law-Related Education Institute, and the Southwest Virginia Legal Aid Society – in our latest video….
Video: The Virginia Law Foundation Supports Medical-Legal Partnership—Richmond
Medical-Legal Partnership—Richmond (MLP-R) is an innovative community partnership between VCU Health System, CancerLINC, Central Virginia Legal Aid Society, the Legal Aid Justice Center, and volunteer attorneys. MLP-R was created to improve health outcomes for low‐income patients by embedding lawyers in the healthcare clinic to address social determinants of health rooted in legal problems. “We are…
Video: The Supreme Court of Virginia’s Judicial Learning Center
In 2018, the Virginia Law Foundation proudly made a grant of $75,000 to the Supreme Court of Virginia. These funds supported the construction of a Judicial Learning Center in the Virginia Supreme Court building. “All too often, people learn their history through textbooks. Reading is a great way to learn, but the opportunity that this…