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Mission: Alewife Cove Conservancy, Inc. (https://alewifecove.org) preserves, protects and enhances the estuary and related environment of Alewife Cove.

Matter No. 10-095.1
Legal Work Required: Alewife Cove Conservancy, Inc. requests assistance with review and revision of certificate of incorporation and drafting bylaws.

Practice Area: Bylaws Review
Type of Org: Environment
State: CT | County: New London    

Mission: Bethany House of Nassau County Corporation (https://www.bhny.org) provides a safe place for healing and personal growth for women, and women with children, experiencing homelessness. Note: Lawyers may earn NY CLE credit for pro bono legal services performed for this organization.

Matter No. 22-046.013
Legal Work Required: Bethany House of Nassau County Corporation requests assistance with terms of use and privacy policies.

Practice Area: E-Commerce/Internet
Type of Org: Human Services
State: NY | County: Nassau    

Mission: Children in Placement - Connecticut, Inc. (http://childreninplacement.org) advocates for effective judicial review, supportive services and safe permanent homes on behalf of Connecticut's abused/ neglected children.

Matter No. 08-886.4
Legal Work Required: Children in Placement - Connecticut, Inc. requests assistance with a corporate matter.

Practice Area: Corporate
Type of Org: Human Services
State: CT | County: New Haven    

Mission: Children's Cardiomyopathy Foundation, Inc. (http://www.childrenscardiomyopathy.org) stimulates and supports promising research on the disease, educates and assists physicians and patients on the complexities of the disease, and increases awareness and advocacy on behalf of affected children and their families.

Matter No. 38-112.016
Legal Work Required: Children's Cardiomyopathy Foundation, Inc. requests assistance with amendment of the reporting relationships specified in a grant agreement to ensure that the organization’s management has adequate control of the nonprofit corporation.

Practice Area: Corporate Governance/Compliance
Type of Org: Health
State: NJ | County: Bergen    

Mission: Council of New Jersey Grantmakers, Inc. (https://www.cnjg.org) supports and elevates New Jersey's philanthropic community through shared learning, collaborative and trusting relationships, network building, and leadership.

Matter No. 22-085.012
Legal Work Required: Council of New Jersey Grantmakers, Inc. requests assistance with the review of its Certificate of Incorporation and Bylaws.

Practice Area: Bylaws Review
Type of Org: Community Support and Development
State: NJ | County: Mercer    

Mission: Granby Homes for Senior Citizens, Inc. provides affordable housing to low-income seniors and disabled persons.

Matter No. 10-090.1
Legal Work Required: Granby Homes for Senior Citizens, Inc. requests counsel regarding a corporate matter.

Practice Area: Corporate
Type of Org: Human Services
State: CT | County: Hartford    

Mission: Henry Amador Center on Anosognosia (https://hacenter.org/) serves family caregivers of persons with serious mental illness and addiction, mental healthcare professionals, criminal justice professionals, and others involved in the care, recovery, and safety of persons suffering from these disorders.

Matter No. 09-071.2
Legal Work Required: Henry Amador Center on Anosognosia requests assistance with the dissolution of the organization.

Practice Area: Corporate
Type of Org: Health
State: NY | County: Suffolk    

Mission: Integrated Refugee & Immigrant Services, Inc. (https://irisct.org/) helps refugees and other displaced people establish new lives, regain hope, and contribute to the vitality of Connecticut's communities.

Matter No. 08-571.030
Legal Work Required: Integrated Refugee & Immigrant Services, Inc. requests assistance with review and revision (as appropriate) of endowment policy.

Practice Area: Trusts & Estates
Type of Org: Human Services
State: CT | County: New Haven    

Mission: Integrated Refugee & Immigrant Services, Inc. (https://irisct.org/) helps refugees and other displaced people establish new lives, regain hope, and contribute to the vitality of Connecticut's communities.

Matter No. 08-571.029
Legal Work Required: Integrated Refugee & Immigrant Services, Inc. requests assistance with - review and revision of (as appropriate) Organization’s document retention and confidentiality policies.

Practice Area: Corporate
Type of Org: Human Services
State: CT | County: New Haven    

Mission: Kids of Chatham Organization, Inc. (KOCO) (http://www.koco4kids.org) is a not-for-profit child care center that serves children from East Hampton and the surrounding communities.

Matter No. 10-036.6
Legal Work Required: Kids of Chatham Organization, Inc. requests assistance with a human resources matter.

Practice Area: Employment/Labor
Type of Org: Education and Child Development
State: CT | County: Middlesex    

Mission: Koinonia Family Life, Inc., d/b/a Camden Dream Center (http://www.camdendreamcenter.org), promotes pervasive STEM awareness, education, and career pathways, while simultaneously improving the food insecurity and quality of life for underserved communities.

Matter No. 36-064.8
Legal Work Required: Koinonia Family Life, Inc. requests assistance with preparation of a template agreement for use with other organizations that are considering adopting the client’s programs for use in their organization.

Practice Area: Contracts
Type of Org: Education and Child Development
State: NJ | County: Camden    

Mission: New London Homeless Hospitality Center, Inc. (https://NLHHC.org) provides emergency shelter and other supports of individuals experiencing homelessness.

Matter No. 10-097.1
Legal Work Required: New London Homeless Hospitality Center, Inc. requests assistance with understanding the pros and cons of different ownership structures for property owned and operated by the organization for affordable housing purposes, with a particular eye toward tax considerations.

Practice Area: Corporate
Type of Org: Human Services
State: CT | County: New London    

Mission: Open Communities Alliance, Inc. (http://www.ctoca.org) works with an urban-suburban interracial coalition to promote access to opportunity for all people through education, advocacy, research, and partnerships.

Matter No. 08-733.2
Legal Work Required: Open Communities Alliance, Inc. requests assistance with review of proposed lease for office space where Organization is tenant,

Practice Area: Real Estate
Type of Org: Community Support and Development
State: CT | County: Hartford    

Mission: Passaic River Coalition (http://www.passaicriver.org) works to improve the water resources of the Passaic River Watershed through various means, including environmental research, land management, and preservation of open spaces.

Matter No. 23-142.033
Legal Work Required: Passaic River Coalition requests assistance with a review and revision of its Bylaws, Conflict of Interest Policy, and Whistleblower Policy.

Practice Area: Bylaws Review
Type of Org: Environment
State: NJ | County: Morris    

Mission: Pleasantville Music Theater (http://www.pmtshows.org) promotes community participation in theatre and makes cultural contributions through the medium of theater arts.

Matter No. 28-135.3
Legal Work Required: Pleasantville Music Theater, Inc. requests assistance with a dissolution.

Practice Area: Corporate
Type of Org: Arts, Culture, and Humanities
State: NY | County: Westchester    

Mission: Preserve Shady Rest Committee A NJ Nonprofit Corporation (https://preserveshadyrest.org) preserves the history of Shady Rest Country Club, the first Black-owned country club in America.

Matter No. 44-090.1
Legal Work Required: Preserve Shady Rest Committee A NJ Nonprofit Corporation requests advice on and assistance with registering one or more trademarks.

Practice Area: Intellectual Property
Type of Org: Arts, Culture, and Humanities
State: NJ | County: Union    

Mission: Preserve Shady Rest Committee A NJ Nonprofit Corporation (https://preserveshadyrest.org) preserves the history of Shady Rest Country Club, the first Black-owned country club in America.

Matter No. 44-090.2
Legal Work Required: Preserve Shady Rest Committee A NJ Nonprofit Corporation requests assistance with drafting new Bylaws and three basic governance policies.

Practice Area: Bylaws Review
Type of Org: Arts, Culture, and Humanities
State: NJ | County: Union    

Mission: Pro Bono Partnership (https://www.probonopartner.org) provides business and transactional legal services to nonprofit organizations serving the disadvantaged and enhancing the quality of life in neighborhoods in New York, New Jersey and Connecticut.

Matter No. 08-069.0151
Legal Work Required: Pro Bono Partnership Hartford requests assistance with the presentation of a webinar entitled “Real Estate Considerations for Nonprofits” on Wednesday, October 16, 2024 from 12:00PM – 1:00PM (or 1:30PM; depends on volunteer’s preference).

Practice Area: Real Estate
Type of Org: Human Services
State: CT | County: Hartford    

Mission: Sourland Conservancy, A New Jersey Nonprofit Corporation (https://sourland.org) protects, promotes, and preserves the Sourlands Region.

Matter No. 41-156.5
Legal Work Required: Sourland Conservancy, A New Jersey Nonprofit Corporation requests assistance with the review of a memorandum of understanding between the Conservancy and the Somerset County Park Commission.

Practice Area: Contracts
Type of Org: Environment
State: NJ | County: Somerset    

Mission: SPLASH Delaware River Floating Classroom, Inc. (https://www.splashclassroom.org) provides opportunities for creative, environment-based learning on a real steamboat to students of all ages.

Matter No. 35-022.10
Legal Work Required: SPLASH Delaware River Floating Classroom, Inc. requests assistance with review and revision of the organization’s Restated Certificate of Incorporation and Bylaws.

Practice Area: Bylaws Review
Type of Org: Education and Child Development
State: NJ | County: Hunterdon    

Mission: Sustainable Westchester, Inc. (http://www.sustainablewestchester.org) provides cost and resource savings for municipalities and for their residents. They provide cost control and access to renewable energy; all working toward creating resilient, vibrant, thriving communities.

Matter No. 30-001.031
Legal Work Required: Sustainable Westchester, Inc. seeks assistance drafting a fiscal sponsorship agreement.

Practice Area: Nonprofit Law
Type of Org: Environment
State: NY | County: Westchester    

Mission: The Briar Patch Collaboratory Inc. is a think tank and action incubator for the work and development of visionary philosophical activists engaging in Soulcial Work Praxis worldbuilding for justice, equity, wellness, and liberation.

Matter No. 43-136.3
Legal Work Required: The Briar Patch Collaboratory Inc. requests advice on hiring its first employees.

Practice Area: Employment/Labor
Type of Org: Community Support and Development
State: NJ | County: Union    

Mission: The Cornerstone Foundation, Incorporated (https://cornerstone-cares.org) keeps people safe, fed, housed, and clothed.

Matter No. 10-076.5
Legal Work Required: The Cornerstone Foundation, Incorporated requests assistance with determining the correct (exempt vs. non-exempt) classification for one staff position.

Practice Area: Employment/Labor
Type of Org: Human Services
State: CT | County: Tolland    

Mission: The Cornerstone Foundation, Incorporated (https://cornerstone-cares.org) keeps people safe, fed, housed, and clothed.

Matter No. 10-076.4
Legal Work Required: The Cornerstone Foundation, Incorporated requests assistance with reviewing and revising employee handbook.

Practice Area: Employment/Labor
Type of Org: Human Services
State: CT | County: Tolland    

Mission: The East Hampton Nursery School, Inc. (https://www.easthamptonnurseryschool.com) prepares children ages three to four in the local community for school by providing academic, social, and behavioral education.

Matter No. 10-096.1
Legal Work Required: The East Hampton Nursery School, Inc. requests assistance with review and revision of bylaws and certificate of incorporation.

Practice Area: Bylaws Review
Type of Org: Education and Child Development
State: CT | County: Middlesex    

Mission: Urban League of Essex County (http://www.ulec.org) assists African Americans and disadvantaged urban residents in the achievement of social and economic self-sufficiency.

Matter No. 25-066.026
Legal Work Required: Urban League of Essex County’s affiliated community housing development organization (CHDO), Urban League of Essex County Opportunity Corporation (https://ulec.org/communitydevelopment), requests assistance with (1) the review of its template residential lease agreement and home purchase application process packet and (2) drafting a "partnership agreement" with individuals who have been selected to purchase a home.

Practice Area: Real Estate
Type of Org: Community Support and Development
State: NJ | County: Essex    

Mission: Weir Farm Art Alliance (https://www.weirfarmartalliance.org) preserves, sustains, and promotes the legacy of American Impressionist painter Julian Alden Weir.

Matter No. 44-087.1
Legal Work Required: Weir Farm Art Alliance requests assistance regarding its rights and obligations under a contract with the Parks Service.

Practice Area: Contracts
Type of Org: Arts, Culture, and Humanities
State: CT | County: Fairfield    

Mission: Westrick Music Academy, Inc. (https://westrickmusic.org) provides opportunities to grow through the pursuit of musical excellence in a supportive, collaborative, and joyous environment for youth choristers and musicians of all ages in the central New Jersey and Bucks County communities.

Matter No. 37-196.8
Legal Work Required: Westrick Music Academy, Inc. requests advice with respect to the classification of workers, paid sick leave, and stipends for internships.

Practice Area: Employment/Labor
Type of Org: Arts, Culture, and Humanities
State: NJ | County: Mercer