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Sources of  Funding

Northwestern Legal Services is primarily funded  by grants from federal and state governments.  On the federal level, NWLS receives a grant from the Legal Services Corporation.  

On the state level, NWLS receives funds distributed through Pennsylvania Legal Aid Network. This includes funding from Title XX, The Interest on Lawyers Trust Accounts, Disability Advocacy Program, Homeless Prevention and Rapid Re-housing Program, American Recovery and Reinvestment Act, Access to Justice Act, PA Housing Finance Agency, and the Community Action Association of Pennsylvania, and funds allocated to Legal Services by the Pennsylvania General Assembly.  



NWLS is grateful for any personal contributions.  NWLS is a 501(c)(3) non-profit corporation. 
Please send your tax deductible contributions to:   

Northwestern Legal Services
700 Renaissance Centre, 1001 State Street
Erie, PA  16501

NWLS is a charitable organization registered in Pennsylvania.  
Our PA registration number is 0013977.

We wish to thank our contributors
for their contributions the years. 
Your generosity assists us in serving the indigent.