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Western New York Law Center

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

Western New York Law Center is a legal aid society based in Buffalo, NY that was founded in 1996. As of 2020 they had $2.7 million in revenue and $620,688 in assets.

The mission of Western New York Law Center is to provide legal representation to low-income people in Western New York. The organization also helps legal service offices statewide use technology in a cost effective manner to better serve their clients...

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Program areas at Western New York Law Center

We continue to maintain legal email lists for advocates in New York state and to maintain an online brief and video bank with other legal services groups. Our websites had millions of pages of materials downloaded in the reporting period, and our office served over 4,000 people.

Form 990s for Western New York Law Center

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2019-12Aug 11, 2020990View PDF
2018-12Nov 8, 2019990View PDF
2017-12Aug 23, 2018990View PDF
2016-12Sep 25, 2017990View PDF
2015-12Dec 13, 2016990View PDF
...and five more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for Western New York Law Center

Total grants, contributions, etc.$2,688,518
Program services$91,829
Investment income and dividends$146
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$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$127
Total revenues$2,780,620

Vendors for Western New York Law Center

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
Tette Ingersoll and Co CPAs PCTax accounting2020-06-30
██████Fundraising software; Payment processing2019-12-05
█████████Content management system software2019-12-05
█████ ███ ███ ██ ███ ██Tax accounting2014-10-23

Personnel at Western New York Law Center

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Joseph KelemenSecretary and Executive Director / Secretary and Exec Dir.$132,467Nov. 8, 2019
Joseph W KeefeVice President$0Dec. 31, 2018
█████ █████Treasurer$0Dec. 31, 2018
███████ █ █████President$0Dec. 31, 2018
████ ███████President / Board Member$0Dec. 31, 2016
██████ █████ █████████President-Dec. 13, 2016
█████ █████████Past Treasurer$0Dec. 31, 2014

Peer legal aid services

1Immigration Legal Services of LONG ISLAND501(c)(3)$858,904Water Mill, NY
2Atlas DIY Corporation501(c)(3)$1.0 millionBrooklyn, NY
3Legal Aid Society of Nassau County501(c)(3)$7.8 millionHempstead, NY
4Legal Services of Central New York501(c)(3)$7.2 millionSyracuse, NY
5Rural Law Center of New York501(c)(3)$1.2 millionPlattsburgh, NY
6UnLocal501(c)(3)$729,889New York, NY
7Legal Aid Society of Mid-New York501(c)(3)$6.7 millionUtica, NY
8Pro Bono Partnership Incorporated501(c)(3)$2.4 millionWhite Plains, NY
9Volunteer Legal Services Project of Monroe County501(c)(3)$1.2 millionRochester, NY
10Capital District Women's Bar Association Legal Project501(c)(3)$2.2 millionAlbany, NY
11Brooklyn Bar Association Volunteer Lawyers Project501(c)(3)$1.3 millionBrooklyn, NY
12International Legal Foundation (ILF)501(c)(3)$2.2 millionNew York, NY
13Immigration Advocacy Services501(c)(3)$920,050Astoria, NY
14Lawyers Alliance for New York (LANY)501(c)(3)$6.1 millionNew York, NY
15Putnam County Legal Aid Society501(c)(3)$1.0 millionCarmel, NY
16Housing Conservation Coordinators (HCC)501(c)(3)$3.4 millionNew York, NY
17Volunteer Lawyers Project of Onondaga County501(c)(3)$1.8 millionSyracuse, NY
18Neighborhood Defender Service501(c)(3)$10 millionNew York, NY
19The Legal Aid Society of Rochester New York (LASROC)501(c)(3)$6.2 millionRochester, NY
20Queens Volunteer Lawyers Project501(c)(3)$707,803Jamaica, NY
21The Legal Aid Society501(c)(3)$3.5 millionGoshen, NY
22Bedford-Stuyvesant Community Legal Services501(c)(3)$976,951New York, NY
23Immigrant Justice Corps (IJC)501(c)(3)$8.4 millionNew York, NY
24The City Bar Fund501(c)(3)$6.3 millionNew York, NY
25City University of New York School of Law Foundation501(c)(3)$1.8 millionLong Island City, NY