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Cesar Chavez Day 2021

In Honor of Cesar Chavez Day CCLS Will Be Closed Wednesday, March 31st Cesar Chavez Day was established as a day of service in celebration of the civil rights and labor movement. Cesar Chavez worked with families, students, religious groups and labor organizations to fight for the equal rights of...

Legal Aid Disaster Resource Center

Legal Aid Disaster Resource Center “ LADRC.org will serve as a national, multi-partner site to effectively meet the civil legal needs of disaster survivors. The site targets several audiences, including pro bono attorneys and other volunteers, legal aid attorneys, and disaster survivors. The website includes training materials, templates, and presentations on various...

Celebrating Lindsay McCoy

In Honor of Black History Month Celebrating Lindsay McCoy Executive Secretary I was fortunate and blessed to grow up in a stable, God-fearing home - it was through our faith and hope that we would come out ok. Living while Black, there was always some issue, some insult, some hardship thrown...

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COVID-19 Utilities Updates

Free Utilities Information & Services Informacíon Gratis y Servicios Prevent your electric and gas from being shut off due to past bills If you’re enrolled in the CARE Program you may be eligible to reduce your past due balance Do you have past due electric & gas bills up to...

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Project First Step

Project First Step Attorney Training - Free MCLE Domestic Violence Protection Act Restraining Orders & Limited Scope Representation Attorneys and Legal Professionals: Join us on Zoom for a 4-hour training on Domestic Violence and Limited Scope Representation. Get prepared to assist victims in court through Project First Step. Panelists from...

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Virginia Salmeron retires after 50 years at CCLS

Virginia Salmeron retires after 50 years at CCLS An interview on Channel 21 with long-time employee Virginia Salmeron and her daughter. Disclaimer Your use of this website, including posting comments will not create an attorney-client relationship. You should neither act nor refrain from acting based on information obtained from this...

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Celebrating Bao Thao

Celebrating Bao Thao In honor of Asian American & Pacific Islander Heritage Month May 2020 My parents were farmers who lived in the mountains of Laos. We lived a happy life until we were forced to flee our village. We were one of the last families to leave because my...

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Summer Newsletter 2019

Summer Newsletter 2019 Our summer newsletter features honorees for our 2019 Champions of Justice Reception and honors two long-time employees who are retiring. [pdf-embedder url="https://centralcallegal.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/Newsletter-Summer-2019.pdf"] Your use of this website, including posting comments will not create an attorney-client relationship. You should neither act nor refrain from acting based on information...

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National Ice Cream Month

National Ice Cream Month 2019 On July 16th, CCLS celebrated National Ice Cream Month! The Fresno office had locally owned Ampersand Ice Cream, the Merced office had Cold Stone Creamery, and the Visalia office had Baskin Robbins. It was so great to share a cold treat on such a hot...