NPLS Staff Attorney CiCi Stafiuc received a check for $5,000 from the Carbon County Bar Association. We greatly appreciate the support from the Carbon County Bar Association. Their ongoing commitment to helping NPLS serve low-income people in Carbon County gets us one step further in closing the justice gap. Thank you!
Due to reduced funding, the Pennsylvania Office of Unemployment Compensation now has half the staff available to answer calls. The department is highlighting ways to get information to those in need more efficiently. As a person filing for or seeking answers to questions on benefits, there are a number of things you can do to help get answers faster. The content below is taken from the Pennsylvania Office of Unemployment Compensation's website.
NPLS Board Member Michael Vargo presented Northampton County Bar Association's 2016 Pro Bono Award to Michael Light, II last week. We appreciate Michael's efforts to assist low-income people in Northampton County with their civil legal needs. Congratulations Michael!
We'd like to share some news about the late Pete Macky - former Managing Attorney at NPLS' Sunbury office. Northumberland County President Judge Sayler announced today that their new pro bono award will be named the "Peter B. Macky Pro Bono Award". A memorial ceremony was held today in honor of Pete.