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Legal Services of Northern California

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

Legal Services of Northern California is a legal aid society based in Sacramento, CA that was founded in 1956. As of 2019 they had $10 million in revenue and $5.1 million in assets.

The mission of Legal Services of Northern California ("LSNC") is "to empower the poor to identify and defeat the causes and effects of poverty within their communities.". By providing high quality civil legal services to the poor, seniors, and persons...

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Program areas at Legal Services of Northern California

The Legal Services Corporation provides 39% of LSNC's total funding. This funding is used to provide quality legal services to eligible low income people in 23 Northern California counties.California State Bar Funds and Equal Access Funds are used to supplement funds required to provide services to eligible clients in the 23 Northern California counties served by LSNC.Senior Services funding provided by Area Agencies on Aging and the Administration on Aging to provide HICAP, Elder Abuse, legal services, and a telephone hotline to address issues facing the elderly.

Form 990s for Legal Services of Northern California

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-12Nov 22, 2019990View PDF
2017-12Dec 22, 2018990View PDF
2016-12Oct 13, 2017990View PDF
2015-12Dec 20, 2016990View PDF
2014-12Sep 10, 2015990View PDF
...and five more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for Legal Services of Northern California

Total grants, contributions, etc.$10,054,389
Program services$74,325
Investment income and dividends$28,732
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$17,325
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$0
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$35,014
Total revenues$10,209,785

Vendors for Legal Services of Northern California

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
Unum Life Insurance Company Of AmericaInsurance2019-12-31
████████ ██████ ████Insurance2019-12-31
█████████████ █████████ ████████Insurance agent or broker$9542019-12-31
███ █████████ ██████████████ ███████████Insurance agent or broker$1,1222019-12-31
██████████ █████ ████ ███Tax accounting; Audit accounting2019-11-22
██████ ███Software2019-08-28
██████Content management system software2019-08-17
...and three more vendors

Personnel at Legal Services of Northern California

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Gary SmithExecutive Director$174,354Nov. 22, 2019
Sharon ShulettDirector of Finance-Aug. 6, 2019
███████ ████████Managing Attorney$116,782Dec. 31, 2018
██████ ██████Past Director of Finance$117,068Dec. 31, 2018
████ █████Treasurer$0Dec. 31, 2018
█████ █ ████████Executive Member$0Dec. 31, 2018
███████ █████Secretary$0Dec. 31, 2018
████ ████████Vice President$0Dec. 31, 2018
██████ █████Executive Member$0Dec. 31, 2018
█████ ███████President$0Dec. 31, 2018
...and three more key personnel

Peer legal aid services

1Bet Tzedek501(c)(3)$11 millionLos Angeles, CA
2Mississippi Center For Legal Services Corporation501(c)(3)$3.6 millionHattiesburg, MS
3Coast To Coast Legal Aid of South Florida501(c)(3)$4.2 millionPlantation, FL
4Ocean Monmouth Legal Services501(c)(3)$2.8 millionToms River, NJ
5Land of Lincoln Legal Aid501(c)(3)$8.4 millionEast St Louis, IL
6Legal Aid Society of Mid-New York501(c)(3)$6.7 millionUtica, NY
7Legal Services of Greater Miami501(c)(3)$8.3 millionMiami, FL
8Kentucky Legal Aid501(c)(3)$3.5 millionBowling Green, KY
9AARP Legal Counsel for the Elderly501(c)(3)$7.3 millionWashington, DC
10Colorado Legal Services501(c)(3)$14 millionDenver, CO
11Dependency Advocacy Center501(c)(3)$3.0 millionSan Jose, CA
12California Rural Legal Assistance (CRLA)501(c)(3)$15 millionOakland, CA
13Neighborhood Legal Services of Los Angeles (NLS-LA)501(c)(3)$16 millionGlendale, CA
14Inner City Law Center (ICLC)501(c)(3)$10 millionLos Angeles, CA
15Children's Legal Services of San Diego A Nonprofit Public Benefit Corporation501(c)(3)$3.7 millionSan Diego, CA
16Casa Cornelia Legal Services501(c)(3)$3.6 millionSan Diego, CA
17Legal Aid at Work501(c)(3)$6.0 millionSan Francisco, CA
18Dependency Legal Services501(c)(3)$3.9 millionRocklin, CA
19Centro Legal De La Raza501(c)(3)$8.2 millionOakland, CA
20CHILDREN'S Law Center of California (CLC)501(c)(3)$40 millionMonterey Park, CA
21Bay Area Legal Aid501(c)(3)$18 millionOakland, CA
22Basta501(c)(3)$2.8 millionLos Angeles, CA
23Legal Aid Society of Orange County501(c)(3)$8.9 millionSanta Ana, CA
24Legal Services For Children (LSC)501(c)(3)$3.5 millionSan Francisco, CA
25Los Angeles Dependency Lawyers (LADL)501(c)(3)$29 millionMonterey Park, CA