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LEGAL SERVICES CORPORATION

Notice of Intent to Award--Grant Awards for the Provision of Civil Legal Services to Eligible Low-Income Clients Beginning January 1, 2013

AGENCY: Legal Services Corporation.
ACTION: Announcement of intention to make FY 2013 Competitive Grant Awards.
SUMMARY: The Legal Services Corporation (LSC) hereby announces its intention to award grants and contracts to provide economical and effective delivery of high quality civil legal services to eligible low-income clients, beginning January 1, 2013.
DATES: All comments and recommendations must be received on or before the close of business on November 21, 2012.
ADDRESSES: Legal Services Corporation--Competitive Grants, Legal Services Corporation, 3333 K Street NW., Third Floor, Washington, DC 20007.
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Reginald Haley, Office of Program Performance, at (202) 295-1545, orhaleyr@lsc.gov.
SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:

Pursuant to LSC's announcement of funding availability on April 2, 2012 (77 FR 19738), and Grant Renewal applications due beginning June 4, 2012, LSC intends to award funds to provide civil legal services in the indicated service areas. Applicants for each service area are listed below. Amounts are annualized, based on the FY2013 Continuing Resolution, and are subject to change.

State and service area Name of applicant organization Estimated annualized 2013 funding amount Alabama: AL-4 Legal Services Alabama, Inc $6,074,541 MAL Texas RioGrande Legal Aid, Inc 31,110 Alaska: AK-1 Alaska Legal Services Corporation 703,234 NAK-1 Alaska Legal Services Corporation 512,474 Arizona: AZ-2 DNA-Peoples Legal Services, Inc 510,311 AZ-3 Community Legal Services, Inc 3,683,417 AZ-5 Southern Arizona Legal Aid, Inc 1,776,541 MAZ Community Legal Services, Inc 140,384 NAZ-5 DNA-Peoples Legal Services, Inc 2,472,711 NAZ-6 Southern Arizona Legal Aid, Inc 604,011 Arkansas: MAR Texas RioGrande Legal Aid, Inc 74,736 AR-6 Legal Aid of Arkansas, Inc 1,414,801 AR-7 Center for Arkansas Legal Services 2,111,920 California: MCA California Rural Legal Assistance, Inc 2,496,051 CA-1 California Indian Legal Services, Inc 32,124 CA-12 Inland Counties Legal Services, Inc 3,965,411 CA-14 Legal Aid Society of San Diego, Inc 2,772,954 CA-19 Legal Aid Society of Orange County, Inc 3,873,069 CA-2 Greater Bakersfield Legal Assistance, Inc 892,465 CA-26 Central California Legal Services 2,792,169 CA-27 Legal Services of Northern California, Inc 3,450,168 CA-28 Bay Area Legal Aid 4,067,356 CA-29 Legal Aid Foundation of Los Angeles 7,711,494 CA-30 Neighborhood Legal Services of Los Angeles County 4,555,111 CA-31 California Rural Legal Assistance, Inc 4,552,084 NCA-1 California Indian Legal Services, Inc 837,189 Colorado: NCO-1 Colorado Legal Services 91,003 CO-6 Colorado Legal Services 3,261,399 MCO Colorado Legal Services 140,428 Connecticut: CT-1 Statewide Legal Services of Connecticut, Inc 2,253,994 NCT-1 Pine Tree Legal Assistance, Inc 14,834 Delaware: DE-1 Legal Services Corporation of Delaware, Inc 587,889 MDE Legal Aid Bureau, Inc 23,475 District of Columbia: DC-1 Neighborhood Legal Services Program of the District of Columbia 957,701 Florida: MFL Florida Rural Legal Services, Inc 849,188 FL-13 Legal Services of North Florida, Inc 1,378,426 FL-14* Three Rivers Legal Services, Inc 1,697,808 FL-14* Jacksonville Area Legal Aid 1,697,808 FL-15 Community Legal Services of Mid-Florida, Inc 2,930,708 FL-16 Bay Area Legal Services, Inc 2,486,719 FL-17 Florida Rural Legal Services, Inc 2,617,954 FL-18 Coast to Coast Legal Aid of South Florida, Inc 1,760,212 FL-5 Legal Services of Greater Miami, Inc 3,356,943 Georgia: GA-1 Atlanta Legal Aid Society, Inc 2,448,647 GA-2 Georgia Legal Services Program 6,222,334 MGA Georgia Legal Services Program 370,714 Guam: GU-1 Guam Legal Services Corporation 304,296 Hawaii: HI-1 Legal Aid Society of Hawaii 1,315,760 NHI-1 Legal Aid Society of Hawaii 217,062 Idaho: NID-1 Idaho Legal Aid Services, Inc 61,563 MID Idaho Legal Aid Services, Inc 176,733 ID-1 Idaho Legal Aid Services, Inc 1,124,098 Illinois: IL-3 Land of Lincoln Legal Assistance Foundation, Inc 2,340,475 IL-6 Legal Assistance Foundation of Metropolitan Chicago 6,109,447 IL-7 Prairie State Legal Services, Inc 2,613,686 MIL Legal Assistance Foundation of Metropolitan Chicago 236,032 Indiana: MIN Indiana Legal Services, Inc 107,508 IN-5 Indiana Legal Services, Inc 4,785,816 Iowa: MIA Iowa Legal Aid 35,676 IA-3 Iowa Legal Aid 2,220,897 Kansas: KS-1 Kansas Legal Services, Inc 2,255,008 Kentucky: KY-10 Legal Aid of the Bluegrass 1,200,276 KY-2 Legal Aid Society 1,114,127 KY-5 Appalachian Research and Defense Fund of Kentucky 1,922,620 KY-9 Kentucky Legal Aid 1,154,927 MKY Texas RioGrande Legal Aid, Inc 40,241 Louisiana: MLA Texas RioGrande Legal Aid, Inc 26,037 LA-1 Southeast Louisiana Legal Services Corporation 1,339,952 LA-10 Acadiana Legal Service Corporation 1,897,990 LA-11 Legal Services of North Louisiana, Inc 1,780,783 LA-12 Southeast Louisiana Legal Services Corporation 2,399,188 Maine: ME-1 Pine Tree Legal Assistance, Inc 1,117,240 MMX-1 Pine Tree Legal Assistance, Inc 118,090 NME-1 Pine Tree Legal Assistance, Inc 61,077 Maryland: MMD Legal Aid Bureau, Inc 85,966 MD-1 Legal Aid Bureau, Inc 3,750,754 Massachusetts: MA-10 Massachusetts Justice Project, Inc 1,426,311 MA-11 Volunteer Lawyers Project of the Boston Bar Association 1,925,401 MA-12 South Coastal Counties Legal Services 863,034 MA-4 Merrimack Valley Legal Services, Inc 784,738 Michigan: MMI Legal Services of South Central Michigan 569,155 MI-12 Legal Services of South Central Michigan 1,208,077 MI-13 Legal Aid and Defender Association, Inc 3,618,049 MI-14 Legal Services of Eastern Michigan 1,295,609 MI-15 Legal Aid of Western Michigan 1,576,553 MI-9 Legal Services of Northern Michigan, Inc 667,654 NMI-1 Michigan Indian Legal Services, Inc 155,991 Micronesia: MP-1 Micronesian Legal Services, Inc 1,559,585 Minnesota: MN-1 Legal Aid Service of Northeastern Minnesota 395,142 MN-4 Legal Services of Northwest Minnesota Corporation 354,148 MN-5 Southern Minnesota Regional Legal Services, Inc 1,150,913 MN-6 Central Minnesota Legal Services, Inc 1,238,313 MMN Southern Minnesota Regional Legal Services, Inc 189,179 NMN-1 Anishinabe Legal Services, Inc 226,457 Mississippi: MMS Texas RioGrande Legal Aid, Inc 53,963 MS-10 Mississippi Center for Legal Services 2,842,153 MS-9 North Mississippi Rural Legal Services, Inc 1,897,457 Missouri: MO-3 Legal Aid of Western Missouri 1,679,074 MO-4 Legal Services of Eastern Missouri, Inc 1,853,770 MO-5 Mid-Missouri Legal Services Corporation 369,542 MO-7 Legal Services of Southern Missouri 1,599,668 MMO Legal Aid of Western Missouri 77,028 Montana: MMT Montana Legal Services Association 51,611 MT-1 Montana Legal Services Association 1,071,000 NMT-1 Montana Legal Services Association 150,883 Nebraska: NNE-1 Legal Aid of Nebraska 31,323 NE-4 Legal Aid of Nebraska 1,370,502 MNE Legal Aid of Nebraska 39,978 Nevada: NV-1 Nevada Legal Services, Inc 1,798,949 NNV-1 Nevada Legal Services, Inc 126,006 New Hampshire: NH-1 Legal Advice & Referral Center, Inc 677,432 New Jersey: MNJ South Jersey Legal Services, Inc 114,093 NJ-12 Ocean-Monmouth Legal Services, Inc 629,591 NJ-15 Legal Services of Northwest Jersey 371,448 NJ-16 South Jersey Legal Services, Inc 1,264,517 NJ-17 Central Jersey Legal Services, Inc 1,032,149 NJ-18 Northeast New Jersey Legal Services Corporation 1,679,687 NJ-8 Essex-Newark Legal Services Project, Inc 1,027,908 New Mexico: NM-1 DNA-Peoples Legal Services, Inc 205,245 NM-5 New Mexico Legal Aid 2,589,067 NNM-2 DNA-Peoples Legal Services, Inc 21,527 NNM-4 New Mexico Legal Aid 440,290 MNM New Mexico Legal Aid 82,581 New York: MNY Legal Aid Society of Mid-New York, Inc 261,728 NY-20 Legal Services of the Hudson Valley 1,691,774 NY-21 Legal Aid Society of Northeastern New York, Inc 1,270,630 NY-22 Legal Aid Society of Mid-New York, Inc 1,665,492 NY-23 Legal Assistance of Western New York, Inc 1,632,641 NY-24 Neighborhood Legal Services, Inc 1,271,312 NY-7 Nassau/Suffolk Law Services Committee, Inc 1,315,209 NY-9 Legal Services NYC 14,437,580 North Carolina: MNC Legal Aid of North Carolina, Inc 506,769 NC-5 Legal Aid of North Carolina, Inc 7,877,863 NNC-1 Legal Aid of North Carolina, Inc 206,809 North Dakota: NND-3 Legal Services of North Dakota 255,256 ND-3 Legal Services of North Dakota 532,867 MND Southern Minnesota Regional Legal Services, Inc 109,598 Ohio: MOH Legal Aid of Western Ohio, Inc 119,104 OH-17 Ohio State Legal Services 1,614,947 OH-18 Legal Aid Society of Greater Cincinnati 1,361,904 OH-20 Community Legal Aid Services, Inc 1,575,704 OH-21 The Legal Aid Society of Cleveland 2,004,781 OH-23 Legal Aid of Western Ohio, Inc 2,356,996 OH-5 Ohio State Legal Services 1,205,647 Oklahoma: OK-3 Legal Aid Services of Oklahoma, Inc 4,237,240 MOK Legal Aid Services of Oklahoma, Inc 59,168 NOK-1 Oklahoma Indian Legal Services, Inc 775,882 Oregon: NOR-1 Legal Aid Services of Oregon 174,926 MOR Legal Aid Services of Oregon 526,693 OR-6 Legal Aid Services of Oregon 2,873,281 Pennsylvania:
PA-1 Philadelphia Legal Assistance Center 2,901,994 PA-11 Southwestern Pennsylvania Legal Services, Inc 523,806 PA-23 Legal Aid of Southeastern Pennsylvania 1,065,595 PA-24 North Penn Legal Services, Inc 1,699,864 PA-25 MidPenn Legal Services, Inc 2,079,587 PA-26 Northwestern Legal Services 685,889 PA-5 Laurel Legal Services, Inc 720,979 PA-8 Neighborhood Legal Services Association 1,571,558 MPA Philadelphia Legal Assistance Center 156,713 Puerto Rico: MPR Puerto Rico Legal Services, Inc 274,908 PR-1 Puerto Rico Legal Services, Inc 15,307,505 PR-2 Community Law Office, Inc 324,070 Rhode Island: RI-1 Rhode Island Legal Services, Inc 1,052,659 South Carolina SC-8 South Carolina Legal Services, Inc 4,604,709 MSC South Carolina Legal Services, Inc 187,028 South Dakota: SD-2 East River Legal Services 383,973 SD-4 Dakota Plains Legal Services, Inc 454,781 NSD-1 Dakota Plains Legal Services, Inc 884,772 Tennessee: TN-10 Legal Aid Society of Middle Tennessee and the Cumberlands 2,447,029 TN-4 Memphis Area Legal Services, Inc 1,344,167 TN-7 West Tennessee Legal Services, Inc 627,098 TN-9 Legal Aid of East Tennessee 2,053,251 MTN Texas RioGrande Legal Aid, Inc 59,973 Texas: MTX Texas RioGrande Legal Aid, Inc 1,313,390 TX-13 Lone Star Legal Aid 9,068,623 TX-14 Legal Aid of NorthWest Texas 7,154,969 TX-15 Texas RioGrande Legal Aid, Inc 9,730,051 NTX-1 Texas RioGrande Legal Aid, Inc 29,657 Utah: NUT-1 Utah Legal Services, Inc 77,959 UT-1 Utah Legal Services, Inc 1,740,438 MUT Utah Legal Services, Inc 64,135 Vermont: VT-1 Legal Services Law Line of Vermont, Inc 477,801 Virgin Islands: VI-1 Legal Services of the Virgin Islands, Inc 305,511 Virginia: MVA Central Virginia Legal Aid Society, Inc 149,130 VA-15 Southwest Virginia Legal Aid Society, Inc 775,869 VA-16 Legal Aid Society of Eastern Virginia 1,340,345 VA-17 Virginia Legal Aid Society, Inc 807,662 VA-18 Central Virginia Legal Aid Society, Inc 952,148 VA-19 Blue Ridge Legal Services, Inc 671,799 VA-20 Legal Services of Northern Virginia, Inc 1,046,116 Washington: MWA Northwest Justice Project 690,166 WA-1 Northwest Justice Project 4,665,705 NWA-1 Northwest Justice Project 269,940 West Virginia: WV-5 Legal Aid of West Virginia, Inc 2,761,977 Wisconsin: NWI-1 Wisconsin Judicare, Inc 146,993 WI-2 Wisconsin Judicare, Inc 832,974 WI-5 Legal Action of Wisconsin, Inc 3,030,152 MWI Legal Action of Wisconsin, Inc 86,089 Wyoming: NWY-1 Legal Aid of Wyoming, Inc 163,748 WY-4 Legal Aid of Wyoming, Inc 479,087 *Only one grant will be awarded for service area FL-14.

These grants and contracts will be awarded under the authority conferred on LSC by the Legal Services Corporation Act, as amended. 42 U.S.C. 2996e(a)(1). Awards will be made so that each service area is served, although no listed organization is guaranteed an award or contract. Grants will become effective and grant fundswill be distributed on or about January 1, 2013.

This notice is issued pursuant to 42 U.S.C. 2996f(f). Comments and recommendations concerning potential grantees are invited, and should be delivered to LSC within thirty (30) days from the date of publication of this notice.

Victor M. Fortuno, Vice President & General Counsel.