CLA expands its Board of Directors, adding Joel Bencosme, CPA, and Rosemary Ventura, LMSW.
CLA receives a grant from the New York Immigration Coalition in support of the Coverage 4 All campaign.
MARCH 18, 2017
Community Legal Advocates holds its launch party and first ever fundraiser. It was a great success and we thank everyone who showed up to support and encourage us! Scroll through photos to the right.
Click on the left to watch a video about CLA's creation and mission.
march 1, 2017
CLA moves into its new office at 38 Old Country Road, Garden City, Nassau County.
FEBRUARY 13, 2017
Community Legal Advocates receives notification from the IRS that it has been approved as a tax exempt 501(c)(3) organization. CLA's tax exempt status is retroactive to August 16, 2016.
Community Legal Advocates begins operations.
Community Legal Advocates of New York Inc. is incorporated as a nonprofit corporation under the laws of New York State.
Keiko and Ann conceive of creating a new non-profit law firm that will serve clients regardless of their ability to pay fees, providing low cost services to middle income clients, as well as free services to low income clients.