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Equal Access Newsletter

News and stories about our organization. 

The Prairie Fire is an annual docket of noteworthy cases and accomplishments by our attorneys at Prairie State Legal Services, Inc.

PSLS Awarded $1 Million State Grant from IEJF to Fight Eviction

With funding from the IL Department of Human Services, the IL Equal Justice Foundation recently awarded $1 million to Prairie State Legal Services, which is part of more than $3 million in FY 23 grants to other nonprofit organizations providing legal information, representation and mediation services to Illinois residents facing eviction.

PSLS Volunteers Receive LSC Pro Bono Service Awards

The Legal Services Corporation (LSC) Board of Directors met last week in Chicago and during the event presented Pro Bono Service Awards to Retired Judge David Butler (top photo) for his volunteer work in PSLS’ Bloomington office, and David Black (bottom photo) for his volunteer work in PSLS’ Rockford office.