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Coalition for Court Access Conference
The deadline to register for this year's statewide civil legal aid conference is this Friday, September 27. Join us on October 4 for a variety of civil legal aid and pro bono sessions (5 CLE credits)Rep. Susan Brooks will speak at the opening breakfast plenary.

Register today!

We the People Volunteers

The Indiana Bar Foundation will host six We the People regional competitions in November, and we are seeking 200 volunteer judges from around the state to make them a success. Prior We the People experience is not necessary as training will be provided onsite. 

To find dates, locations, and registration information, please visit
Loan Repayment Assistance Applications 
The Richard M. Givan Loan Repayment Assistance Program directs assistance in the form of a forgivable loan to law school graduates employed in non-profit organizations dedicated to serving the civil legal needs of low-income individuals and families in Indiana. The program is designed to assist attorneys who have incurred significant educational debt so they can work in civil legal aid programs for the poor. 

Applications are due October 1.
Chess Tournament Benefiting We the People
On October 26, Cohen & Malad and Barnes & Thornburg will host a chess tournament where 100% of the funds raised will be donated to the We the People program. There will be an adult division and a youth division with the top-ranked finishers advancing to a 'simul' in which Chess Grandmaster Fidel Corrales Jimenez of Boston will simultaneously play all players in individual games.

Find more information and register here.

Keystone Society
Help Hoosiers in need of civil legal aid. Family safety, safe housing, and guardianships are the top civil legal aid needs. 

Donating $100 monthly helps emerging needs. Your monthly donation of any amount helps, but $100 a month recognizes you in Keystone Society adsWhile recognition may not be important to you, it will inspire others.