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As comes through in these posts, pro bono representation through VIP is meaningful and transformative for clients and volunteers alike. Please explore, share your feedback, and let us know if you’d like to contribute a post!

 
 
Volunteer Spotlight

Patrick Devine

December 2019

"In some cases, VIP volunteers are the only barriers protecting people from homelessness."

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Volunteer Spotlight

Jay Ruder

November 2019

In Philadelphia, where tangled title issues plague at least 15,000 properties, Jay’s dedication to...

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VIP in Action

Getting Old(er) and Paying it Forward

October 2019

"For the children born of families in poverty, hard work alone just simply is not enough."

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Volunteer Spotlight

Alexander Ginsburg

September 2019

By far the greatest driver of Alex’s pro bono service is his own mission statement: to be an attorney is to help others.

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Volunteer Spotlight

Stephanie Searles Vogel

July 2019

VIP volunteers gain hands-on substantive knowledge while building valuable relationships with clients. And if a lack of experience is holding you back...

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VIP in Action

Small Business Impact 2018

June 2019

“I kind of struck gold with Anthony. He would say ‘whatever you need help with, just ask me.’”

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Volunteer Spotlight

Sarah Katz

June 2019

More than 8 of 10 people with cases in Philadelphia’s Family Court lack the resources to hire an attorney and, as a result...

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Volunteer Spotlight

Diana Sisum

May 2019

Putting her language ability to use, Diana not only builds a critical bridge between VIP and its clients, she also finds a sense of personal fulfillment.

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