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In 1978, Virginia's legal aid community created a statewide poverty law education center. Led by Executive Director Jack Harris, the organization's small but dedicated team of five began tackling the issues impacting low-income Virginians.

44 years and more than 20 staff members later, the Virginia Poverty Law Center continues this work, pushing for laws and policies that benefit Virginia's lower-income population. 

100% of your donation supports VPLC's work to break down systemic barriers that keep Virginians lower-income people in poverty.

Consider joining VPLC's '1978 Society' by making your donation recurring.

All new '1978 Society' members will have a chance to win: 

  • Hotel stay at the Hilton Downtown Richmond hotel
  • Tickets to the Black History Museum
  • Membership to the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts
  • or $50 certificate to Union Market in Historic Church Hill.

All donors will receive a VPLC sticker. 

$44 or more donors will receive a VPLC picnic blanket. 



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