Volunteer Attorneys Help Indigent Philadelphians Get Government ID. On November 3, a Birth Certificate legal clinic was hosted by PECO. About 60 attorneys, including about 25 provided by PECO, helped homeless Philadelphians apply for a birth certificate. Read the CBS Philly article.
Congratulations to HAP volunteer Heather Rennie who received an award from Merck for her pro bono work with HAP. For the past five years, Heather has supervised Merck's HAP legal clinic at Project HOME where she has taken responsibility for over 67 legal cases! View Photo.
HAP volunteers for WHYY's pledge drive during Morning Edition Oct. 9. Shout out to HAP board member Kevin Stepanuk of PECO/Exelon who got up early to work the phones with HAP! View Photos.
GSK Legal team signed up to help "adopt a shelter". HAP is thrilled to welcome the attorneys from GSK to our St John's legal clinic in partnership with Dechert and Klehr Harrison. Led by Andy Boczkowski, they have jumped in with great enthusiasm and heart. Read how this clinic came to be.
In April 2014 HAP moved its office from 42 S. 15th Street, 4th Floor, Philadelphia to 1429 Walnut Street, 15th Floor, Philadelphia. Also, HAP staff have new email addresses, see HAP staff page.