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All media requests should be directed to Belinda Cai, Communications Coordinator, at (323) 549-5892 or bcai@bettzedek.org.

Volunteers honored

(July 12, 2012) Bet Tzedek feted its volunteers of all stripes at the annual “Evening of Recognition,” held this year at Sinai Temple. Nearly 160  pro bono attorneys, community members, students, board members, staff, […]

(July 11, 2012) Bet Tzedek is pleased to pass along the news of the signing into law of the California Homeowners Bill of Rights. Members staff worked hard and their […]

Effort to to protect their independence and prevent potential homelessness Los Angeles (June 22, 2012)  – A number of Senior citizens, all members of a group known as SAFE (Senior Alliance […]

The state of legal aid today

There have been a number of articles appearing in the media recently with regard to the state and accessibility of legal aid all across the country.  Here is a brief […]

World Elder Abuse Awareness Day

JUNE 15 Working together to make this MY WORLD . . . YOUR WORLD . . . OUR WORLD . . . FREE OF ELDER ABUSE! Many of our elderly […]

(June 12, 2012) In continued and well deserved recognition, it was announced today that Bet Tzedek co-founder, Stan Levy, has received the President’s Volunteer Service – Call to Service Award. […]

Bet Tzedek, along with Public Counsel and Legal Aid Foundation of Los Angeles, as part of their effort to assist homeowners, Call on Governor to Hold Banks Accountable and Help […]

Congratulations to Bet Tzedek co-founder Luis Lainer on receiving the Los Angeles Urban League’s John W. Mack Lifetime Achievement Award at their “Enduring Legacies” dinner on April 25, 2012. Pictured […]

Issues of proper care and the legal rights of dementia patients have been increasingly in the news. Having had significant success in other parts of California with similar educational presentations, […]

Bet Tzedek Volunteer honored

Bet Tzedek extends a hearty congratulations to volunteer Ruth Kahn for being recognized as a California Attorney of the Year. The details, courtesy of her firm’s newsletter: “Steptoe & Johnson […]

Bet Tzedek filed a lawsuit yesterday, March 5, against a property management company that has instituted a new policy requiring all of its tenants to pay their rent on-line unless […]

Housing victory brings brighter future

It’s been a long road, but Abigail and Marvin – with the help of Bet Tzedek –  have finally seen victory! The family had been renting a converted garage since […]

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