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East Bay Community Law Center (EBCLC)

Program areas | Form 990s | Financials | Vendors | Personnel | Peers

EBCLC is a legal aid society based in Berkeley, CA that was founded in 1987. As of 2019 they had $8.4 million in revenue and $5.9 million in assets.

East Bay Community Law Center's mission is to promote justice and build a community that is more healthy, secure, productive and hopeful.

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Program areas at EBCLC

The East Bay Community Law Center provided 4,580 low-income residents with 9,090 legal services addressing problems related to housing, health, immigration, public benefits, criminal records, education rights, juvenile defense, consumer debt, homelessness, and other general legal issues, as well as advocacy at the local and state level on issues affecting EBCLC clients.

The East Bay Community Law Center acted as fiscal agent for The California Endowment-funded project to develop information and capacity in four California counties to reinvest county funds from incarceration to community-based health & prevention programs.

The East Bay Community Law Center provided clinical training to 172 law and social work students during 2018. Student interns work directly with clients to provide legal and related support services under the supervision of attorneys and/or social workers in all of EBCLC's practice areas.

Form 990s for EBCLC

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2019-06Jan 14, 2020990View PDF
2018-06May 14, 2019990View PDF
2017-06Mar 14, 2018990View PDF
2016-06Jul 21, 2017990View PDF
2015-06Jan 4, 2016990View PDF
...and five more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for EBCLC

Total grants, contributions, etc.$7,205,649
Program services$1,161,818
Investment income and dividends$49,176
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$0
Net income from fundraising events$-4,741
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$19,253
Total revenues$8,431,155

Vendors for EBCLC

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
Microsoft ServicesSoftware2020-03-17
██████Fundraising software; Payment processing2020-03-03
█████████Content management system software2020-03-03
██████ ███ ██████ █████████ ██████ ███████████Tax accounting; Audit accounting2019-05-09
███████ █ ████████Project Management$275,5852018-06-01

Personnel at EBCLC

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Martha BrownDir of Fin and Adm$115,300Jan. 14, 2020
Seema PatelClinical Director$106,825June 30, 2019
███████ ██ ██Board Chair$0July 17, 2019
█████ ██ ██████Board Treasurer$0July 17, 2019
██████ ██████Board Vice Chair$0July 17, 2019
███████ ██████Secretary$0June 30, 2019
███████ ██████Interim Ed / Deputy Director$93,341June 30, 2019
██████ █████████Executive Dir.$139,510June 30, 2019

Peer legal aid services

1Law Foundation of Silicon Valley501(c)(3)$11 millionSan Jose, CA
2East Bay Children's Law Offices (EBCLO)501(c)(3)$2.7 millionOakland, CA
3Centro Legal De La Raza501(c)(3)$7.7 millionOakland, CA
4Legal Aid at Work501(c)(3)$6.0 millionSan Francisco, CA
5Neighborhood Legal Services of Los Angeles (NLS-LA)501(c)(3)$16 millionGlendale, CA
6Federal Defenders of Montana (FDOM)501(c)(3)$5.3 millionHelena, MT
7DNA People's Legal Services (DNA)501(c)(3)$4.6 millionWindow Rock, AZ
8Advocates for Basic Legal Equality (ABLE)501(c)(3)$8.0 millionToledo, OH
9Disability Law Center (DLC)501(c)(3)$2.7 millionBoston, MA
10University Legal Services (ULS)501(c)(3)$4.2 millionWashington, DC
11New Mexico Legal Aid (NMLA)501(c)(3)$7.2 millionAlbuquerque, NM
12Disability Rights North Carolina501(c)(3)$3.3 millionRaleigh, NC
13Community Health Law Project (CHLP)501(c)(3)$5.7 millionSouth Orange, NJ
14The Legal Aid Society of Rochester New York (LASROC)501(c)(3)$5.8 millionRochester, NY
15Center for Public Representation (CPR)501(c)(3)$3.7 millionNorthampton, MA
16Community Legal Aid Society501(c)(3)$5.2 millionWilmington, DE
17Legal Aid Society of the District of Columbia501(c)(3)$7.1 millionWashington, DC
18The Bronx Defenders501(c)(3)$37 millionBronx, NY
19Vermont Legal Aid501(c)(3)$7.2 millionBurlington, VT
20New Hampshire Legal Assistance (NHLA)501(c)(3)$3.5 millionConcord, NH
21Immigrant Law Center of Minnesota501(c)(3)$2.5 millionSt Paul, MN
22Juvenile Law Center501(c)(3)$4.0 millionPhiladelphia, PA
23South Jersey Legal Services (SJLS)501(c)(3)$10 millionCamden, NJ
24International Legal Foundation (ILF)501(c)(3)$2.2 millionNew York, NY
25Legal Services of Central New York501(c)(3)$7.2 millionSyracuse, NY