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Mission: Access Independence (http://www.accessinct.org) advocates and supports individuals with disabilities to reach their full potential. Programs include information & referral services, independent living skills training, peer support, advocacy, Youth Transition Program, donation and sales of used durable medical equipment, an aging & disability resource center, and Ticket to Work program.

Matter No. 23-119.024
Legal Work Required: Access Independence seeks assistance with the creation of an employment application.

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

Mission: Black Infinity Collective, Inc. (http://blackinfinitycollective.org) is a freedom-fighting, movement-building organization dedicated to healing and liberation for all Black people. We are committed to securing housing & eradicating barriers to housing for the Black diaspora living in Connecticut.

Matter No. 10-078.1
Legal Work Required: Black Infinity Collective requests assistance with a corporate matter.

Practice Area: Corporate
Type of Org: Community Support and Development
State: CT | County: New Haven    

Mission: Camp Courant, Incorporated (http://www.campcourant.org) is where Hartford’s children have equal opportunity to participate in recreational and educational experiences that balance fun with enrichment, instill confidence, promote healthy lifestyle choices, and inspire big dreams for the future.

Matter No. 08-492.3
Legal Work Required: Camp Courant, Incorporated requests assistance with review and revision of bylaws and certificate of incorporation; client is open to using PBP templates

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

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: Company of Dance Arts, A New Jersey Non-Profit Corporation (https://www.codanj.com) serves first and foremost to provide young dancers with performance opportunities that meet professional standards of artistic development, performance values, and production qualities.

Matter No. 44-064.2
Legal Work Required: Company of Dance Arts, A New Jersey Non-Profit Corporation requests assistance with the preparation of an agreement with an individual who will provide services for an upcoming performance.

Practice Area: Contracts
Type of Org: Arts, Culture, and Humanities
State: NJ | County: Monmouth    

Mission: Connecticut Association of Directors of Health (http://www.cadh.org) convenes, engages, mobilizes, and supports Connecticut's local health departments and fortifies their leadership role in establishing healthier Connecticut communities.

Matter No. 08-450.6
Legal Work Required: Connecticut Association of Directors of Health, Inc. requests assistance with review and revision of certificate of incorporation and bylaws.

Practice Area: Bylaws Review
Type of Org: Health
State: CT | County: Windham    

Mission: The mission of Connecticut Foundation for Dental Outreach (CFDO) (http://www.cfdo.org) provides free oral health care to the underserved and uninsured through its Connecticut Mission of Mercy Free Dental Clinic.

Matter No. 08-085.011
Legal Work Required: Connecticut Foundation for Dental Outreach, Inc. requests assistance with review of grant proposal from DECD, subsequent review of grant agreement, and assistance at closing.

Practice Area: Lending/Finance
Type of Org: Health
State: CT | County: Hartford    

Mission: Don Bosco Community Center of Port Chester, Inc. (https://donboscocenter.org) provides help to anyone in need, especially the young and the poor immigrant and population. This includes meeting rooms/space; recreational facilities for public use/loan; gym; youth programs and activities; camp; nutrition program for seniors. Note: Lawyers may earn NY CLE credit for pro bono legal services performed for this organization.

Matter No. 42-133.2
Legal Work Required: Don Bosco Community Center of Port Chester, Inc. requests assistance with a possible affiliation with another organization.

Practice Area: Corporate
Type of Org: Community Support and Development
State: NY | County: Westchester    

Mission: Eight Six Go Co. (https://eightsixgo.com) is an inclusive wellness group focused on creating a community where people feel comfortable enough to challenge themselves physically & emotionally.

Matter No. 10-083.1
Legal Work Required: Eight Six Go Co. requests assistance with review and revision of certificate of incorporation, drafting bylaws, and drafting conflict of interest, whistleblower, and document retention policies.

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

Mission: Elizabeth Mascia Child Care Center (http://www.masciachildcare.org) provides quality, affordable child care to the diverse social, economic, racial and ethnic population of the local community.

Matter No. 98-012.033
Legal Work Required: Elizabeth Mascia Child Care Center seeks assistance understanding aspects of NYS Education law.

Practice Area: Corporate
Type of Org: Education and Child Development
State: NY | County: Westchester    

Mission: Family Service Association of Glens Falls, Inc. (https://fsaglensfalls.org) provides assistance to low income/low resource families and individuals who are facing a crisis or urgent situation including: food insecurity, homelessness or risk of homelessness, medical issues, illness, job loss, and transportation needs. Note: Lawyers may earn NY CLE credit for pro bono legal services performed for this organization.

Matter No. 44-045.2
Legal Work Required: Family Service Association of Glens Falls, Inc. requests assistance with a review of client’s application form for privacy and other concerns.

Practice Area: Corporate
Type of Org: Community Support and Development
State: NY | County: Warren    

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: Guardian Revival, Inc. (https://www.guardianrevival.org/) aims to revive and preserve the mental health and well-being of veterans and first responders — our guardians — at no cost to them.

Matter No. 44-069.3
Legal Work Required: Guardian Revival, Inc. requests assistance with reviewing and revising employee handbook.

Practice Area: Employment/Labor
Type of Org: Health
State: NY | County: Dutchess    

Mission: Guardian Revival, Inc. (https://www.guardianrevival.org/) aims to revive and preserve the mental health and well-being of veterans and first responders — our guardians — at no cost to them.

Matter No. 44-069.2
Legal Work Required: Guardian Revival, Inc. requests guidance surrounding the proper use of volunteers and review of volunteer-related documentation.

Practice Area: Employment/Labor
Type of Org: Health
State: NY | County: Dutchess    

Mission: Home and Happy Inc (https://home-happy.org ) provides help to older adults so that they can stay at home longer and improve their overall quality of life.

Matter No. 42-107.3
Legal Work Required: Home and Happy Inc. requests assistance with drafting a privacy policy for the organization’s website and program.

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

Mission: Katal Center for Equity, Health and Justice, Inc. (https://katalcenter.org) works to strengthen the people, policies, institutions, and movements that advance equity, health, and justice for everyone.

Matter No. 10-031.1
Legal Work Required: Katal Center for Equity, Health and Justice, Inc. requests assistance with its employee handbook. Employees are located in both NY and CT and therefore this matter requires an attorney, or a team of attorneys, licensed in both NY and CT.

Practice Area: Employment/Labor
Type of Org: Health
State: CT | County: Hartford    

Mission: KEEPS (https://keepsafterschool.org) provides a warm, nurturing, stimulating and enriching environment for children grades K-6 during their time out of school.

Matter No. 21-023.011
Legal Work Required: KEEPS, Inc. requests assistance with the dissolution of the organization.

Practice Area: Corporate
Type of Org: Education and Child Development
State: NY | County: Westchester    

Mission: Macs Potential Inc (http://macs-potential.square.site) provides employment training and social skills practice for young individuals with Intellectual and Development Disabilities through the framework of a bakery business.

Matter No. 44-038.1
Legal Work Required: Macs Potential Inc requests advice on conflicts of interest and relationships with affiliated for-profit entities.

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

Mission: Macs Potential Inc (http://macs-potential.square.site) provides employment training and social skills practice for young individuals with Intellectual and Development Disabilities through the framework of a bakery business.

Matter No. 44-038.2
Legal Work Required: Macs Potential Inc requests advice on employment law, including tax-withholding thresholds, for minor employees. Knowledge of the ADA is helpful.

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

Mission: Metro Art Studios (http://www.metroartstudios.com) is an association serving the greater Bridgeport, CT region by showcasing and nurturing regional artists, musicians and the creative process through professional development workshops, resources, and mentoring, and exhibition opportunities. The organization also provides visitors a unique and inspiring environment to explore and discover art and music on a regular basis at no charge.

Matter No. 42-061.4
Legal Work Required: Metro Art Studios Inc. requests assistance with a question about the deductibility of a donation to repair a building.

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

Mission: Neighbors for Refugees, Inc. (https://www.neighborsforrefugees.org/) advocates for the rights of refugees everywhere and works directly with refugee families to provide them with the necessary services, resources, and community support to bolster their resilience, achieve self-sufficiency and thrive in their new homes. Note: Lawyers may earn NY CLE credit for pro bono legal services performed for this organization.

Matter No. 44-033.2
Legal Work Required: Neighbors for Refugees, Inc. requests assistance with a corporate matter.

Practice Area: Corporate
Type of Org: Community Support and Development
State: NY | County: Westchester    

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: Soup Angels (http://www.soupangels.com) is an all volunteer non-denominational group soup kitchen and food pantry. Note: Lawyers may earn NY CLE credit for pro bono legal services performed for this organization.

Matter No. 42-003.5
Legal Work Required: Soup Angels of Nyack, Inc. requests assistance with drafting an antidiscrimination policy.

Practice Area: Employment/Labor
Type of Org: Human Services
State: NY | County: Rockland    

Mission: SPLASH Delaware River Steamboat 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. 35-022.9
Legal Work Required: SPLASH Delaware River Floating Classroom, Inc. requests assistance with the dissolution of the corporation.

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

Mission: The Avon Historical Society, Inc. (https://avonhistoricalsociety.org) maintains and displays for public benefit and education a collection of historical items which have been and may be acquired by the Society through gift, purchase or other means.

Matter No. 08-995.2
Legal Work Required: The Avon Historical Society, Inc. requests assistance with reviewing a 30-year lease for historic properties under which client is the tenant and advising client on its rights to extend the lease.

Practice Area: Real Estate
Type of Org: Arts, Culture, and Humanities
State: CT | County: Hartford    

Mission: The Children's Museum at Saratoga is dedicated to creating an interactive community that inspires curiosity, sparks imagination and nurtures discovery.

Matter No. 40-165.5
Legal Work Required: The Children's Museum at Saratoga requests assistance with review and update of employee handbook.

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

Mission: The Connecticut Council for the Social Studies, Inc. (http://www.ctsocialstudies.org) advocates and builds capacity for high-quality social studies by providing leadership, services, and support to educators.

Matter No. 10-017.2
Legal Work Required: The Connecticut Council for the Social Studies, Inc. requests assistance with review and revision of certificate of incorporation and bylaws. Client is open to using Pro Bono Partnership templates.

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

Mission: The North Castle Historical Society protects, preserves and disseminates information concerning, North Castle's rich history stretching back to Colonial times.

Matter No. 38-199.4
Legal Work Required: The North Castle Historical Society seeks assistance drafting a template agreement for use of facility for film production.

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

Mission: The North Castle Historical Society (https://northcastlehistoricalsociety.org) protects, preserves and disseminates information concerning, North Castle's rich history stretching back to Colonial times.

Matter No. 38-199.6
Legal Work Required: The North Castle Historical Society seeks assistance reviewing and revising bylaws and conflict of interest policy. Client is incorporated under NYS Education law.

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

Mission: The North Castle Historical Society (https://northcastlehistoricalsociety.org) protects, preserves and disseminates information concerning, North Castle's rich history stretching back to Colonial times.

Matter No. 38-199.7
Legal Work Required: The North Castle Historical Society seeks assistance understanding the scope of commercial activity it may engage in under the Education Law.

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

Mission: The Red Queen Foundation Inc. (http://www.redqueenfoundation.com) provides sanitary products to local women's and family homeless shelters.

Matter No. 37-002.3
Legal Work Required: The Red Queen Foundation Inc. requests assistance with drafting a fiscal sponsorship arrangement with a youth program.

Practice Area: Contracts
Type of Org: Human Services
State: NJ | County: Mercer    

Mission: TriCircle Corporation (https://tricircle.org/) provides resources for individuals, families, and communities affected by the disease of addiction.

Matter No. 08-990.2
Legal Work Required: TriCircle Corporation requests assistance with review and revision of certificate of incorporation and bylaws.

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

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: 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. 25-066.025
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 the review of its Certificate of Incorporation and Bylaws.

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

Mission: Vanguard Theater Company A NJ Nonprofit Corporation (https://www.vanguardtheatercompany.org) is changing the narrative through theater dedicated to DREAM: Diversity, Reciprocity, Education, Activism & Mentorship.

Matter No. 41-178.8
Legal Work Required: Vanguard Theater Company A NJ Nonprofit Corporation requests assistance with the review and revision of its anti-discrimination and anti-harassment policies for employees and program participants.

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

Mission: Westchester Residential Opportunities (http://www.wroinc.org) promotes equal, affordable, and accessible housing opportunities for all residents on a non-discriminatory basis. Note: Lawyers may earn NY CLE credit for pro bono legal services performed for this organization.

Matter No. 99-023.088
Legal Work Required: Westchester Residential Opportunities seeks assistance drafting a policy for the use of video surveillance cameras.

Practice Area: Privacy
Type of Org: Human Services
State: NY | County: Westchester    

Mission: Wheel It Forward (www.wheelitforward.us) will create a “lending library” for lightly used durable medical equipment (http://DME), where people who need DME can borrow it and where people who have DME can conveniently donate it to benefit others and the environment.

Matter No. 39-175.018
Legal Work Required: Wheel It Forward requests assistance with applying for tax exemption.

Practice Area: Incorporation & Tax Exemption
Type of Org: Health
State: CT | County: Fairfield    

Mission: Whitneyville Cultural Commons, Incorporated (http://www.whitneyvilleculturalcommons.org/) preserves and enhances places of communal and historic value by providing public spaces, tools, and knowledge as shared resources to support a thriving community - socially, culturally, and economically.

Matter No. 10-021.3
Legal Work Required: Whitneyville Cultural Commons, Incorporated requests assistance with review and revision of bylaws and certificate of incorporation.

Practice Area: Bylaws Review
Type of Org: Community Support and Development
State: CT | County: New Haven