2019 Grantees

Our 2019 Grantees are the boots on the ground making real change happen and advancing our mission to ensure justice is possible for all. Each program – in its own way – makes an impact and addresses important legal needs in communities across Oklahoma.  Among the program descriptions you will find court advocacy for victims of violence, youth court for first-time offenders, civil legal aid for low-income families, legal services for refugees and guardian ad litem services to name a few. We are excited to announce $500,000 in program funding to the following Grantees:

Grantee Program Area of Service Lives Impacted Funding Amount
Canadian County CASA Court Advocates Canadian County 85 $8,000
Center for Children & Families Divorce & Co-Parenting Services Cleveland & Oklahoma Counties 900 $15,000
Community Crisis Center Court Advocate Ottawa, Craig & Delaware Counties 60 $5,000
Domestic Violence Intervention Services DVIS Legal Program Tulsa & Creek Counties 10,470 $5,000
Foundation for Oklahoma City Public Schools Law & Public Safety Career Academy Northeast Oklahoma City 60 $18,000
Legal Aid Services of Oklahoma Civil Legal Services Statewide 12,000 $85,000
Marie Detty Youth & Family Services Center New Directions Shelter Comanche, Cotton & Caddo Counties 1,513 $15,000
OCU School of Law American Indian Wills Clinic Statewide 100 $30,000
OBA-YLD Mock Trial High School Mock Trial Program Statewide 800 $50,000
Oklahoma Access to Justice Foundation Legal Assistance Resource Center Statewide new $12,500
Oklahoma County Juvenile Bureau Literacy Initiative Oklahoma County 160 $7,000
Oklahoma Guardian Ad Litem Institute Family Court GAL Services Central Oklahoma 150 $35,000
Oklahoma Lawyers for Children Legal Services for Abused & Neglected Children Oklahoma County 2,500 $54,000
Teen Court Delinquency Prevention for First Offenders Comanche  County 800 $49,500
The Spero Project The Common Oklahoma City Metro 350 $15,000
Trinity Legal Clinic Civil & Criminal Legal Services for Low Income Oklahoma City Area 250 $20,000
Tulsa Lawyers for Children Legal Services for Abused & Neglected Children Tulsa County 450 $40,000
TU Law School Immigrants’ Rights Project Statewide 75 $8,266
YMCA of Greater Oklahoma City Youth & Government Program Statewide 600 $3,200
Youth Services of Tulsa Youth Court Program Tulsa & Ottawa Counties 450 $10,000
YWCA Tulsa Immigration Legal Services Tulsa Area 773 $15,000
32,546 $500,466

2 Comments on “2019 Grantees”

  1. I’m the Executive Director of Workforce Tulsa, and we’re interested in chatting about a pilot to put an attorney in our Tulsa American Job Center who would hopefully remove barriers to employment. Can someone give me a call? 918.549.5159

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