Bank on Justice

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Pro Bono

Volunteer and help make a difference in the lives of low-income Ohioans.

Access to Justice in Ohio

Learn about Ohio legal aids’ funding sources, the types of cases they handle, and other general information including location and counties served.

Our Mission

The Ohio Legal Assistance Foundation is committed to improving access to justice and ensuring that legal aid societies and other resources, programs and services address the unmet civil legal needs of low-income and underserved Ohioans.


Applicants sought for 2020 Justice for All Fellowship

May 24th, 2019|0 Comments

Through the Foundation's Justice for All Fellows program, law school graduates with a passion for public service address urgent legal problems facing Ohioans. Fellows provide a full range of legal [...]

Dayton attorney Robert Curry recognized for improving access to justice

May 10th, 2019|0 Comments

COLUMBUS, Ohio (May 10, 2019) — Robert Curry is the 2019 recipient of the Ohio Legal Assistance Foundation Presidential Award for Pro Bono Service. The award, presented today during the [...]

Justice Bus Fellowship application now available

April 1st, 2019|0 Comments

The Ohio Justice Bus will soon hit the road, traveling across Ohio to deliver critical legal services for rural Ohioans struggling to make ends meet. The Ohio Legal Assistance Foundation [...]

Foundation releases 2018 annual report on legal aid impact

March 13th, 2019|0 Comments

COLUMBUS, Ohio (March 13, 2019) — The Ohio Legal Assistance Foundation recently released its 2018 annual report showing how through the support of the Foundation, Ohio’s legal aids improved the [...]



OLAF Executive Director Angie Lloyd testified today before the Ohio Senate Finance Committee in support of funding for legal aid in the FY20-21 budget.

The @OSBA honors Ohio's chief justice for her contributions to the legal profession and the state's judicial system. Retweeted by Ohio Legal Aid

It just takes one to make an impact... One case, one client, one story. You can change a life for the better! #LegalAidImpact #ProBono @OhioLegalAid @LSCtweets Retweeted by Ohio Legal Aid