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In fiscal year 2019, the IEJF awarded state appropriation-funded grants to 13 non-profit organizations totaling $1,330,000.  Click here to see the grant list.

To see the list of FY 19 Attorney General Madigan consumer settlement fund grants, click here.

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Rentervention helps people with their housing issues. It’s completely free and built by housing law advocates like @LCBetterHousing and @ILAO to support Chicago renters. Check it out: https://t.co/vOl7FbwVT2

In its latest blog, @CARPLSLegal highlights the new IL Consumer Fairness Act - which aims to combat some of the archaic and unfair consumer collection laws that disproportionately affect communities of color and women. https://t.co/K5Uye6Qeig

Our grantee @Prairie_State has a partnership with @StateFarm Law Dept to help people expunge or seal old criminal records. “If clients made a past mistake and make efforts to stay above the law, there is potential to receive a second chance.” https://t.co/j6UV9HWmXP

Court videoconferencing for domestic violence victims "brings peace of mind for those fearing that an abusive partner may follow them to the courthouse, and convenience for those grappling with issues such as limited transportation and child care." https://t.co/eTvjrDifVx

Congrats to @LegalAidChicago Supervising Attorney Michelle Weinberg for being named to the new IL Elder Abuse Task Force. Michelle has advocated for seniors' rights in cases of home repair fraud, predatory lending, & foreclosure defense. https://t.co/GH79c9k3tC

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