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Prisoners Legal Services of New York

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

Prisoners Legal Services of New York is a legal aid society based in Albany, NY that was founded in 1976. As of 2019 they had $5.4 million in revenue and $2.4 million in assets.

To provide high quality, effective Legal representation and assistance to indigent Prisoners, to help them to secure their civil and human rights, and to advocate for more humane prisons and for a more humane criminal justice system.

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Program areas at Prisoners Legal Services of New York

Provides Legal Services to inmates in nys correctional facilities primarily under the provisions of contracts with the nys division of criminal justice Services.

Form 990s for Prisoners Legal Services of New York

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2019-09Oct 8, 2020990View PDF
2018-09Oct 12, 2019990View PDF
2017-09Sep 18, 2018990View PDF
2016-09Aug 22, 2017990View PDF
2016-03Nov 16, 2016990View PDF
...and six more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for Prisoners Legal Services of New York

Total grants, contributions, etc.$5,382,224
Program services$18,013
Investment income and dividends$5,031
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$9,931
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$0
Total revenues$5,415,199

Vendors for Prisoners Legal Services of New York

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
KimbiaFundraising software2021-01-13
███████ ███ ████Fundraising software; Payment processing2021-01-13
██████Fundraising software; Payment processing2021-01-13
██████ ███ ██ ████ ███Tax accounting2020-10-08

Personnel at Prisoners Legal Services of New York

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Karen L. MurtaghExecutive Director of Prisoners' Legal Services$165,217Oct. 8, 2020
Betsy HutchingsManaging Attorney$156,821Sept. 30, 2019
████████ ████████Acting Managing Attorney$109,061Sept. 30, 2019
██████ ████Controller$117,407Sept. 30, 2019
█████ █ █████Senior Supervising Attorne$128,515Sept. 30, 2019
██████ █ ████████Treasurer$0Nov. 20, 2019
██████ ██████Vice Chair$0Nov. 19, 2019
███████ ██████Secretary$0Nov. 19, 2019
████ ███████Chairman$0Nov. 19, 2019
...and one more key personnel

Peer legal aid services

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