The Feerick Center for Social Justice has an AmeriCorps VISTA position that begins in September 2019.

The VISTA member would focus on supporting the Bronx, Manhattan, and Staten Island CLARO Programs.  These acclaimed limited-scope programs provide legal information, legal assistance, and legal advice to New Yorkers in need regarding consumer debt issues.  This is a wonderful opportunity for a person passionate about economic justice and interested in pursuing a public interest career.  AmeriCorps VISTA members serve full-time for a one-year term of service.

For more information, please contact Evan Mullen, 2018-2019 AmeriCorps VISTA Leader, immediately at emullen7@fordham.edu.

Fighting Poverty Through Partnerships

The Feerick Center for Social Justice promotes the rights and addresses the problems facing marginalized and low-income New Yorkers through the creation of strategies to reform policies, educate, and provide assistance to right wrongs.

Highly regarded for its efficacy and dedication to combating inequities, the Center works with wide-ranging networks to rally partners in the legal community and beyond to respond to the challenges of those in need.

Fordham Law faculty and students involved at the Center collaborate with the city’s nonprofit, legal services, and public sectors to create long-term innovative solutions critical to real change.

 

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