2013 Awards Program
York County Bar Foundation (YCBF) Pro Bono Committee Chair Larry Young and MidPenn Legal Services (MLS) Pro Bono Award recipient Frank Countess present MPLS Executive Director Rhodia Thomas with a check from the foundation in the amount of $42,675, which includes a grant and alternative service fees from York County Bar Association members.
MPLS Pro Bono Award recipient Frank Countess with MPLS Executive Director Rhodia Thomas
PBA Pro Bono award recipient with PBA President Thomas G. Wilkinson Jr., left, with MPLS Pro Bono Award recipient Leanne Miller and PBA Pro Bono Coordinator David Trevaskis
YCBF Pro Bono Committee Chair Larry Young stresses the "Remember Why!" theme.
York County Bar's Connor on Central Pennsylvania Pro Bono Efforts, February 2013
Read the article by Victoria A. Connor, CEO of the York County Bar Association/York County Bar Foundation, titled "What will become of pro bono? Pro bono community partnerships making a difference in Central PA," from the Central Penn Business Journal supplement, Feb. 1, 2013.
Legal Services Task Force Planning Retreat PowerPoint, Dec. 7, 2012
Hope for the Holiday Toy Drive, Deadline Dec. 15, 2011
The York County Bar Association/Foundation, the Berks County Bar Association and the Pennsylvania Immigration Resource Center (PIRC) want to help ensure that the children housed at the Berks Family Shelter receive a gift in celebration of the upcoming holidays. Click here for information on how to donate.
Vedder Receives 2011 PBA Pro Bono Award
From left, Emma Vedder, daughter of winner; Clyde W. Vedder, 2011 PBA Pro Bono Award recipient; his wife, Beth; and David Keller Trevaskis, PBA pro bono coordinator
From left, Ben Hooper, MidPenn York; Angela Eveler, Pennsylvania Immigration Resource Center; Vedder; David Trevaskis; and Rhodia Thomas, MidPenn Legal Services and Co-Chair, PBA Access to Justice Committee
From left, Hon. Richard K. Renn; Vedder; and Hon Clarence N. Patterson Jr.
York County Bar Reception Celebrates 2011 National Pro Bono Week, Oct. 19
MidPenn Legal Services York County Office Fact Sheet, FY 2010-11
MidPenn MidPenn Legal Services York County Office Fact Sheet, FY 2010-11
MidPenn Legal Services York County Office Fact Sheet, FY 2009-10
MidPenn Legal Services Program-Wide Fact Sheet, FY 2009-10
York County Wills for Heroes Coordinator MacGregor Brillhart and other York County attorneys and area notaries held their first Wills for Heroes Event on Sept. 18, 2010, at the United Way of York County. Thirty-nine first responders received free wills and powers of attorney.
York County Bar Association and Pennsylvania Immigration Resource Center Receive 2010 Louis J. Goffman Award
York County Pro Bono Options, 2010
MidPenn Legal Services York County Office Fact Sheet, FY 2008-09
MidPenn Legal Services Program-Wide Fact Sheet, FY 2008-09
Pro Bono Open House, Oct. 26, 2009
Photos from the Pro Bono Week Open House, Oct. 26, 2009
Celebrating the Successful Campaign to Hire a Family Lawyer at MidPenn Legal Services, Press Release, January 2008
President Judge Richard K. Renn delivers opening remarks
Michael W. Flannelly, the city solicitor, recipient of the award for helping to streamline IFP process
Susan R. Emmons, recipient of PBA Pro Bono Award, in particular for custody and divorce workshops
Brook K. Pomper, recipient of MidPenn Pro Bono Recognition Award for taking pro bono cases
Successful Campaign to Hire a Family Lawyer at MidPenn Legal Services, Press Release, January 2008
Successful Campaign to Hire a Family Lawyer at MidPenn Legal Services, PowerPoint Presentation, January 2008
Client Story: When a Parent Snatches a Child, January 2008
Local MidPenn Office Information Sheet, 2007
March 2006 County Bar Recognition Award