50th

Coming to a community near you!

ALSC is kicking off a year of service and celebration to honor our 50th Anniversary by hosting events in each of our 11 office communities.  Each event will feature a Pro Bono legal clinic followed by a community celebration with our clients, advocates, and community partners.

Check out the list of dates and details for the 5oth events below!  The list will be regularly updated as more dates are confirmed. 

JUNEAU - THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 23, 2017

5pm – 6pm: Recognition and Recruitment Event for Alaska’s Pro Bono Volunteers
Sealaska Boardroom, 1 Sealaska Plaza, Ste. 400, Juneau, AK 99801 
Please join the Alaska Legal Services Corporation and Alaska Network on Domestic Violence & Sexual Assault for a special event recognizing the important role Pro Bono volunteers play in Alaska’s justice system and to learn more about current pro bono opportunities with both organizations.

BETHEL 

MONDAY, MARCH 13, 2017
10am-4pm: Bethel Wills Clinic at the Bethel Armory
Volunteer lawyers will be available to assist income-qualifying Veterans and Service members to draft and complete their wills in just one appointment. Appointments are required. To check eligibility and to schedule a free appointment, call 907-543-2237 or email Bethel @alsc-law.org.

Bethel Community Celebration at the ALSC Bethel office
All community members, volunteers, supporters, and clients are invited to join ALSC for a free reception to celebrate 50 years of justice and ALSC’s presence in Bethel and the surrounding communities!

TUESDAY, MARCH 14, 2017
12pm-4pm: Bethel Health Clinic at the YKHC Hospital Main Conference Room
Volunteer lawyers will be available to assist income-qualifying applicants seeking help with health issues including social security, Medicaid, Miller Trust, and more. Appointments are required. To check eligibility and to schedule a free appointment, call 907-543-2237 or email Bethel @alsc-law.org.

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 15, 2017
12pm-4pm: Divorce and Custody Workshop at the Kuskokwim Consortium Library, Alaska Room
Volunteer lawyers will be available to assist income-qualifying applicants with understanding the divorce/custody process, receiving the proper divorce/custody forms, and learning how to file a case without an attorney. Appointments are required. To check eligibility and to schedule a free appointment, call 907-543-2237 or email Bethel @alsc-law.org.

FAIRBANKS – MARCH 13 and 14, 2017

More details coming soon!

DILLINGHAM – MONDAY, APRIL 10, 2017

More details coming soon!

ANCHORAGE STATEWIDE CELEBRATION – FRIDAY, APRIL 21, 2017

More details coming soon!

KOTZEBUE – TBD

KETCHIKAN – TBD

PAST EVENTS:

PALMER: TRAIN DEPOT – WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 30, 2016

3pm – 5pm: A free financial fitness legal clinic, “Your Money Your Goals”, is open to all interested community members! The clinic will be facilitated by JAG attorney Kris Coyne.

5:30pm – 7pm: All community members, volunteers, supporters, and clients are invited to join ALSC for a free reception to celebrate 50 years of justice and ALSC’s presence in Palmer and the surrounding communities!

BARROW: INUPIAT HERITAGE CENTER – MONDAY, DECEMBER 5, 2016

3pm – 4:30pm: A free financial fitness legal clinic, “Your Money Your Goals”, is open to all interested community members! The clinic will be facilitated by JAG attorney Kris Coyne.

5pm – 6:30pm: All community members, volunteers, supporters, and clients are invited to join ALSC for a free reception to celebrate 50 years of justice and ALSC’s presence in Barrow and the surrounding communities!

Thank you to ASRC and the North Slope Borough for sponsoring this event!

NOME: OLD ST. JOE’S CHURCH – MONDAY, DECEMBER 12, 2016

1:00pm – 2:30pm: A free Child Custody and Divorce legal clinic is open to all interested community members! The clinic will be facilitated by attorney Matt Wilkins.

3:00pm – 5pm: A free financial fitness legal clinic, “Dealing with Debt and Understanding your Credit Report”, is open to all interested community members! The clinic will be facilitated by attorney Erin Lillie.

5:30pm – 7pm: All community members, volunteers, supporters, and clients are invited to join ALSC for a free reception to celebrate 50 years of justice and ALSC’s presence in Nome and the surrounding communities!

Thank you to Bering Straits Native Corporation for sponsoring this event!

KENAI – MONDAY, FEBRUARY 6, 2017

12:00pm – 2:00pm: Free Community Legal Clinic
Kenai Community Library: 163 Main St. Loop, Kenai, AK 99611
Attorney Liz Leduc will provide a free Financial Empowerment Seminar which will focus on dealing with debt, understanding credit reports and scores, and shopping for financial services.

5:00pm – 6:30pm: Kenai Community Celebration
ALSC Kenai Office: 110 N. Willow St., Suite 132, Kenai, AK 99611
All community members, volunteers, supporters, and clients are invited to join ALSC at our Kenai Office for a free reception to celebrate 50 years of justice and ALSC’s presence in Kenai and the surrounding communities!