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    • Lawyers as Advocates

      Last year, NYLAG improved the lives of 87,000 New Yorkers, and today we partner with over 600 agencies across the city.

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    • Patricia: Aging in Place

      Patricia, an elderly woman, came to us looking for the support she needed to continue living healthfully and happily in her home. Thanks to NYLAG, Patricia received a home health aide and is able to age in place.

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    • Preserving Homes and Changing Lives

      Meet three remarkable people‚Ķpeople who worked hard, paid their bills, cared for their children, and in two cases, served their country — only to be faced with the devastating possibility of losing their homes.

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    • The Visionaries: Equal Justice Under the Law

      The New York Legal Assistance Group (NYLAG) provides free civil legal services to low-income New Yorkers who cannot afford a private attorney. This film follows the stories of two young women whose lives were saved through NYLAG’s advocacy.

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    • Bridget M. Healy at the NYLAG 2013 Gala

      Remarks delivered by ING U.S. Chief Legal Officer and EVP, Bridget M. Healy, upon receiving the 2013 Corporate Leadership Award from the New York Legal Assistance Group at its Gala “Rebuilding After Superstorm Sandy” on May 22, 2013, at the Pierre Hotel in Manhattan.

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    • Chief Judge Jonathan Lippman at the NYLAG 2013 Gala

      Remarks delivered by New York State Chief Judge Jonathan Lippman upon receiving the 2013 Visionary of Justice Award from the New York Legal Assistance Group at its Gala “Rebuilding After Superstorm Sandy” on May 22, 2013, at the Pierre Hotel in Manhattan.

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    • Rebuilding After Superstorm Sandy

      In the wake of Superstorm Sandy, NYLAG mobilized quickly to help New Yorkers affected by the storm make the first steps to fully rebuild their lives. This is one client’s story.

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    • Chief Judge Robert A. Katzmann at the 2014 NYLAG Gala

      Remarks delivered by Chief Judge of the Second Circuit US Court of Appeals Robert A. Katzmann, upon receiving the 2014 Visionary of Justice Award from the New York Legal Assistance Group at its Gala “Celebrating Service to New York’s Immigrant Communities” on April 8, 2014, at the Waldorf Astoria in Manhattan.

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    • Matthew Biben at the 2014 NYLAG Gala

      Remarks delivered by Matthew Biben, General Counsel of JPMorgan Chase’s Consumer & Community Banking upon receiving the 2014 Corporate Leadership Award from the New York Legal Assistance Group at its Gala “Celebrating Service to New York’s Immigrant Communities” on April 8, 2014, at the Waldorf Astoria in Manhattan.

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    • Serving New York’s Immigrant Communities

      NYLAG provides free civil legal services to over 65,000 New Yorkers each year — more than half of whom are immigrants. This video tells the story of three clients whose lives were changed through our efforts.

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