Wisconsin Equal Justice Fund News

WEJF’s 2017 Campaign Raises $297,000

WEJF’s 2017 campaign raised over $297,000 for our three beneficiary legal aid providers: Disability Rights Wisconsin, Legal Action of Wisconsin, and Wisconsin Judicare. This is the fourth largest amount raised in our 15-year history, and a $15,000 increase over 2016. Your donation to WEJF is important because our funds are a rare source of unrestricted funds for our […]

Thanks to Wisconsin’s Legal Community for Generously Supporting our 2016 Fundraising Campaign


WEJF Acts to Preserve LSC Funding

Dear Friends of Wisconsin Equal Justice Fund: President Trump’s proposed budget eliminates all funding for the Legal Services Corporation. Wisconsin’s two LSC funded legal aid providers, Legal Action of Wisconsin (LAW) and Wisconsin Judicare, will be severely impacted by the elimination of the LSC. WEJF is the primary source of private funding for LAW and […]

Letter to Wisconsin’s Congressional Delegation in Support of LSC Funding

April 6, 2017   The Honorable Tammy Baldwin U.S. Senate Washington, D.C. 20510   The Honorable Ron Johnson U.S. Senate Washington, D.C. 20510   The Honorable Sean Duffy U.S. House of Representatives Washington, D.C. 20515   The Honorable Mike Gallagher U.S. House of Representatives Washington, D.C. 20515   The Honorable Glenn Grothman U.S. House of […]

LAW Attorney Helps Homeless Family Regain Shelter

For nine months prior to May 2010, Shatara Jackson had been enrolled in the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program administered through the Housing Authority of Racine County (HARC). Everything had been going well for Jackson and her four-year-old daughter, so she was shocked when she received a letter from HARC that month stating her housing assistance had […]


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