Texas RioGrande Legal Aid (TRLA) last week announced the receipt of a cy pres award totaling more than $150,000 to be used to provide free legal services to low-income Texans.
“These funds could not have come at a more critical time. The support of private attorneys, whether through pro bono work or cy pres awards, is crucial to promoting access to justice for low-income Texans,” TRLA Executive Director David Hall said. “This award will allow us to help people we would have turned away. The value of saving someone from homelessness, keeping families together, and getting people the aid they need this holiday season is priceless.”
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