Legal aid helped Lonnie obtain her unemployment benefits and reverse an erroneous overpayment decision by the Employment Department. Read more about Lonnie and others who were helped by legal aid.
Justice is a Right,
OLF Announces Leadership Cup
Together, We Make Justice for All. The Oregon Law Foundation utilizes IOLTA interest to fund legal help for Oregonians struggling to make ends meet. When your IOLTA is at an OLF Leadership Bank or Credit Union, you are making up to 100 times more to provide justice for all–without spending anything. Announcing the Leadership Cup! …
Raffle for Justice
Thank you to all who participated in this year’s Raffle for Justice! Your raffle ticket purchases raised more than $6000 for legal aid! Congratulations to all of our winners: 1 Cocktail Basket (donated by Davis Wright Tremaine): Charlie Harris 2 Dessert Basket (donated by Davis Wright Tremaine): Elizabeth Inayoshi 3 Grill Your Heart Out! Basket …
CEJ 30-Year Anniversary Gala
On Friday, February 26 at 5:00 pm, CEJ held a live-streamed celebration gala titled JUSTICE ENDURES: Celebrating CEJ 30 Years Strong. The evening featured legal aid supporters from around the state including a keynote address by Supreme Court Justice Adrienne Nelson. If you missed the event, you can watch it at your convenience any time …
CEJ Southern Oregon Virtual Trivia
Due to the COVID pandemic, in lieu of an in-person luncheon this year, the Southern Oregon Steering Committee has chosen to hold a virtual trivia event on January 6, 2021, from 4:30 to 6:00 p.m. Your trivia jockey, Steering Committee Chair Dom Campanella, will quiz the whole group, then teams of up to 6 people …
Portland Virtual Trivia
Join emcee and trivia jockey David Bean for a fun evening of virtual trivia! David will quiz the whole group, then teams of up to 6 people will retire to virtual breakout rooms to discuss their answers to our fun and challenging questions. We look forward to this opportunity to try something new and different! …
Central Oregon Virtual Bingo
CEJ and the Central Oregon Steering Committee invite you to join us for this fun event for the whole legal community: invite your families, friends, roommates, pets, or anyone you think would like to play BINGO! Vying for awesome prizes AND learning more about how legal aid helps low-income and elderly Oregonians? Talk about a …
You & Legal Aid Helped Clara
After Clara's abuser sent her to the hospital with life-threatening injuries, legal aid helped keep her and her son safe and in their home.
You & Legal Aid Helped Emily
Emily's husband was violent and the violence was escalating. Legal aid helped guide Emily through the restraining order process.
You & Legal Aid Helped Steve
When "Steve's" landlord shut off the boiler, leaving all the tenants without heat for eight months, legal aid helped them assert their rights.