Houston, TX - This #GivingTuesday, Lone Star Legal Aid will celebrate the spirit of giving! #GivingTuesday is a global day of giving that harnesses the collective power of individuals, organizations, and communities to encourage philanthropy and to celebrate generosity worldwide. Following Thanksgiving and the widely recognized shopping events like Black Friday and Cyber Monday, this … Continue reading Lone Star Legal Aid Celebrates #GivingTuesday
All LSLA offices will be closed on Thursday, November 22, 2018, and Friday, November 23, 2018. All offices will reopen on Monday, November 26, 2018.
When Kimberly Miles, Fair Housing Manager at Lone Star Legal Aid, listened to the stories of deplorable living conditions at the Coppertree Apartments in Houston, she took action. Representing numerous tenants, Miles partnered with the law firm of Daniel & Beshara, P.C., and together they filed suit against HUD and Coppertree Apartments. Read about HUD's … Continue reading ProPublica – “Pretty Much a Failure”: HUD Inspections Pass Dangerous Apartments Filled With Rats, Roaches and Toxic Mold
Houston, TX – Lone Star Legal Aid has been awarded a 2.3 Million dollar grant from the Rebuild Texas Fund to help with the recovery and rebuilding of the Harvey impacted communities in its service area. This grant will allow Lone Star Legal Aid to assist Harvey survivors with various legal services necessary for recovery. … Continue reading Lone Star Legal Aid Awarded Grant from Rebuild Texas Fund to Help Recover and Rebuild Harvey Impacted Community
On November 11, 1919, President Wilson proclaimed November 11 as the first commemoration of Armistice Day with the following words: "To us in America, the reflections of Armistice Day will be filled with solemn pride in the heroism of those who died in the country’s service and with gratitude for the victory, both because of … Continue reading Veterans Day is Sunday, November 11th