Public Counsel Grant

Organization - Public Counsel
Grant Amount - $200,000
Foundation - California Community Foundation
Grant Purpose - Two-year capacity buildiing support under the Homeownership Preservation Initiative to hire additional staff to expand legal capacity to assist and advocate on the behalf of distressed consumers facing foreclosure or home equity fraud.

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