August 31st is the end of PILI's Fiscal Year. We're so grateful for all those who have supported us in our work to connect more people in need with legal services. You can read about some of our accomplishments in a guest post from outgoing Board President Brad Lane. You can also read about all of our upcoming programs and help us finish the year strong by making a donation.

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PILI is now accepting nominations for its Annual Awards as well as pro bono service awards in the Third, Fifth, Sixth and Tenth Judicial Circuits. Submit a nomination.
The Alumni Network Leadership Council is looking for sponsors for the Alumni Reunion Reception this fall. Individual sponsorships start at $150 and corporate sponsorships start at $250. Learn more.
We need your help to continue to connect the legal community with those in need. Learn more.
Eight fall semester positions are open to any second and third-year law student in the Chicago area. Learn more.
The PILI Alumni Network Leadership Council invites you to join PILI at Race Judicata®, a 5K Run/Walk to benefit Chicago Volunteer Legal Services (CVLS). Register by August 24th for early-bird pricing. Learn more.
Upcoming Judicial Circuit Pro Bono Committee Programs
PILI's hosting or co-sponsoring several programs with our Judicial Circuit Pro Bono Committees this fall, including:

View all upcoming JCPBC events.

Attend Forum on Pro Bono in Chicago, October 4th
PILI's Illinois Forum on Pro Bono brings together a cross-section of pro bono stakeholders from corporations, law firms, law schools and public interest law agencies to discuss ideas and strategies to expand and enhance pro bono in Illinois.  Read more.
Celebrate Pro Bono Week with PILI
Each of our Judicial Circuit Pro Bono Committees is hosting or co-sponsoring at least one event to celebrate Pro Bono Week, October 21-27, 2018. Read more.
PILI Thanks Board Members for Service
As our fiscal year comes to a close, we'd like to thank several of our board members for their service. 
Baker McKenzie Adopts August Legal Prep Community Law Clinic
Attorneys assisted with issues including eviction and order of protection.  Read more.
Fifth Judicial Circuit Pro Bono Committee Hosts Legal Answers Volunteer Program
Volunteer attorneys learned how to use ILAO's Free Legal Answers site and then answered legal questions posted by those in need.  Read more.
Guest Post: Looking Back at PILI's Accomplishments Under Board President Brad Lane
"Over the past two years as President of PILI's Board of Directors, it has been my honor to work with the Board of Directors and Executive Committee to take tremendous strides toward fulfilling PILI's mission."

Read more.
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Job Postings
PILI often is asked to pass along job postings looking for candidates with a commitment to service that might be of interest to our former Interns and Fellows. These opportunities might be in the public or private sectors. We will post opportunities on our website as we receive them. Read more.