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Debbie Klein

Debbie Klein's fundraiser supporting Edmonton Community Legal Centre in ECLC Advice-A-Thon 2019

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Campaign Ends Oct. 5, 2019

September 2019 is my 11-year anniversary as the Executive Director of the Edmonton Community Legal Centre, and although I am not a lawyer, so can't give legal advice, I have been working with two amazing staff people--Jennifer and Giselle--on all of the event planning helping to make sure Advice-A-thon runs smoothly.  Advice-A-thon is a snapshot of what happens at our not-for-profit agency every day--lawyers volunteering to give legal advice to low income people--supported by 25 paid staff--including six staff lawyers.  The clients can't afford to hire a lawyer--and many of them have additional concerns--mental health problems, language barriers, domestic violence--that make their legal problem that much more difficult.  Clients tell us the free advice they get from us really helps!

Click "Donate to ME" to help me support the Edmonton Community Legal Centre with a tax deductible donation. Donations of $20 or more receive a donation receipt. Thank you!