Participating Organization Registration
Please complete the following information about your organization. This information will be included on your organization's profile page and will be visible to all participants who have created a profile with PRO BONO NJ.
Once signed up to PROBONONJ you will be able to :
- Maintain and update a provider Profile page with information about your organization
- Upload information about events and trainings
- Upload pro bono case opportunities and other information
- Enroll your organization and volunteers to participate in EForums and upload material to the Rcenter
Please provide the name and email address of one person who will serve as your
organization's main contact person. This person will recive email updates and also be the
*A. Describe briefly, in the space provided, the portion of your organization's mission devoted to
providing civil legal assistance to people of limited means (defined as those persons with income at zero or below 250% of the federal poverty level.) if your organization does not provide direct legal assistance to low-income people, please describe briefly the public interest work it undertakes that benefits such people, either directly or indirectly.
Please enter up to 2000 characters for description.
*Has your organization been approved by the NJ Supreme Court under R. 1:21-1(e)?
*Are attorneys who certify they have performed at least
25 hours of pro bono services for your organization exempt from mandatory Madden v. Delran
pro bono assignments?
PRO BONO OPPORTUNITY SEARCH
One of the highlights of PROBONONJ is a search tool participants can use to search for organizations that provide pro bono opportunities that match their skills and intrest.
Please check all that apply to your organization.
*(a) What types of roles are available for pro bono volunteers within your organization?
*(b) In what types of activities can volunteers interested in your organization engage in?
Geographic Service Area
*(c) In which New Jersey counties does your organization provide pro bono legal assistance?
*(d) In what areas of law does your organization currently provide pro bono legal assistance?
*(e) What types of support and services does your organization provide to its pro bono volunteers?
*(f) If your organization limits its services to certain groups of clients, please check those that apply.
FINANCIAL ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA
*Does your organization screen clients for financial eligibility based on their income or assets?
*Does your organization have a maximum income cutoff - a means test -
based on the federal poverty level (FPL) for a portion of its pro bono services?
If yes, please check the maximum income level your organization uses:
Does your organization consider assets in its
eligibility determination for a portion of its pro bono services?
If yes, briefly describe in the space provided your organization’s
policy on eligibility for pro bono services based on assets.
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