The mission of East Bay Community Law Center is to promote justice and help build a community that is more secure, productive, healthy, and hopeful by providing legal services, social work support, and policy advocacy that are responsive to the needs of low-income communities and law training that prepares future attorneys and social workers to be skilled and principled advocates who are committed to addressing the causes and conditions of racial and economic injustice and poverty.
The Organization – Justice Through Education & Advocacy
“This is the way to teach law and this is the way to practice law,” to quote
Founded in 1991 and headquartered in Sarasota, FL, CAN Community Health is a private, nonprofit organization dedicated to the treatment, care and continual wellness of people living with HIV. CAN owns and operates 34 medical clinics in Florida, New Jersey, South Carolina and Virginia. CAN clinics offer the finest medical, dental, psychological care and lifestyle counseling to all patients, regardless of their ability to pay. Although services vary by location, most CAN clinics include an in-house pharmacy, offering patients the ability to get prescriptions while at their appointment.
With 200 staff in offices throughout Florida, CAN operates with a $157
Established in 1993, Metro Wellness & Community Centers is a 501(c)(3) organization committed to providing quality health and wellness services that are inclusive, relevant, supportive and represent the lifetime continuum of the diverse people in Florida’s Tampa Bay community.
Metro is one of the largest HIV/AIDS service organizations and nationally known LGBT community centers. With active community center locations throughout the Tampa Bay area, Metro provides premier comprehensive HIV services and medical care, social activities, classes, support groups, counseling, health and fitness programs, youth programs, substance abuse programs, older adult programs, behavioral health services and free HIV testing.
Operating with an
SAGE (Advocacy & Services for LGBT Elders)
SAGE is the country’s largest and oldest organization dedicated to improving the lives of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) older adults. Founded in 1978 and headquartered in New York City, SAGE is a national organization that offers supportive services and consumer resources to LGBT older adults and their caregivers, advocates for public policy changes that address the needs of LGBT older people, provides education and technical assistance for aging providers and LGBT organizations through its National Resource Center on LGBT Aging, and cultural competence training through SAGECare.
With staff in New York City, Washington,