Category: Grants

Thoughts and updates from our work.

We are excited to introduce our 2023 Accelerator Grant recipients. Accelerator Grants are one-time grants designed to accelerate time-sensitive civil justice work and launch impactful projects. The grants support innovative and responsive initiatives that benefit from a one-time infusion of funds. LFW funds civil justice organizations doing strong anti-racist work, centering historically excluded communities, and […]

We are delighted to announce over $5.8 million in expanded investments across Washington. Thanks to a settlement from Bank of America and residual funds from Judd v. AT&T, LFW was able to make a round of limited special grants in the areas of: foreclosure prevention, community redevelopment legal aid, and prison and re-entry work. The […]

Every year, LFW’s small grant program funds projects taking fresh, inventive approaches to legal aid. With grants of up to $5,000, this opportunity allows nonprofits to pilot new ideas and cultivate burgeoning collaborations. One of this year’s awardees was Refugee Connections Spokane, a nonprofit supporting refugee resettlement success in Eastern Washington. Through their work empowering refugees, […]

We are pleased to announce that due to unforeseen factors, LFW is going to make a round of limited special grants. We recently found out that thanks to a settlement from Bank of America, LFW is going to receive approximately $6.9M for the purpose of home foreclosure prevention and community redevelopment legal aid. (This was […]