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September 22, 2016
Some Chinese restaurants pay immigrant workers less than minimum wage
September 16, 2016

Community Legal Aid is thrilled to announce that Attorney Wendy Berg (Families and Children Unit) was awarded the Massachusetts Council of School Attorneys' (COSA) Direct Service Award for her outstanding work in Hampshire County. Wendy was celebrated at the Annual Award Breakfast on September 16th.

September 09, 2016

Community Legal Aid attorneys celebrated last night with Attorney General Maura Healey at MLAC’s HomeCorps Homelessness Prevention Project reception. The attorneys work across central and western Mass.

August 15, 2016


By Massachusetts Bar Association  
Posted April 21st, 2016
August 03, 2016

Our friends at Robinson Donovan, a full service law firm in Springfield, are celebrating their 150th anniversary this year. In honor of this milestone, they made a $1,000 donation to Community Legal Aid in support of our work providing free legal services to low-income and elderly residents of central and western Massachusetts. CLA is one of twelve area non-profits to receive a donation. 


You can also send a check made out to Community Legal Aid, Inc. to:

Community Legal Aid
405 Main Street,
Worcester, MA 01608

If you have any questions about making a gift to Community Legal Aid,
please call our Development Director:

Steve Taviner
at 508-425-2798 or email
staviner [at] cla-ma [dot] org


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