On September 26, 37 volunteers from 11 corporations (AAA, Aetna, Boenning and Scattergood, Farmers Insurance, Hewlett-Packard Enterprise, Lincoln Financial, Merck, PECO/Exelon, PNC Bank, Subaru, and Wawa) and 2 law firms (Ballard Spahr and Blank Rome) assisted 58 homeless clients (54 adults and 4 children) with their birth certificates from 11 states, including PA at PECO’s […]
On July 26, 30 legal volunteers from Morgan Lewis and Comcast Cable conducted a birth certificate legal clinic for 112 homeless clients, including 81 adults and 31 children at Morgan’s headquarters on Market Street.
On March 20, 2018, 42 volunteers from 6 corporations (Comcast, Farmers Insurance, PECO/Exelon, PNC Bank, Subaru and Wawa) and one law firm, Blank Rome, helped 77 people submit applications for vital identifying documents. Volunteers processed birth certificate applications for 73 adults and 4 children from PA and 6 other states. Go team!
On September 12, 2017, 51 legal volunteers from 7 Corporations (Comcast, CHUBB, HP, Merck, PNC, Subaru and host PECO/Exelon) joined attorneys from Saul Ewing to process birth certificate requests for 92 homeless clients, preparing birth certificate applications for 64 adults and 28 children from PA […]
HAP held a birth certificate clinic at Project HOME on Wednesday, July 26, 2017. 13 volunteers from six law firms (Ballard Spahr, Blank Rome, Feldman Shepherd Wohlgelernter Tanner Weinstock Dodig, Klehr Harrison Harvey Branzburg, Morgan Lewis & Bockius, and White and Williams) and two corporations (Comcast and […]
On October 6, 2016, 59 legal volunteers from 10 Corporations (Cigna, Comcast, Chubb, Independence Blue Cross, Lincoln Financial, Merck, PNC, Subaru and Wawa) and the law firm Pepper Hamilton helped 111 homeless individuals and families to obtain birth certificates. Read the CBS Philly article.
This morning 28 HAP volunteers from 7 corporations and 6 law firms: Chubb, Cigna, Comcast, Exelon, Lincoln Financial, Merck and PNC; and Blank Rome, Hogan Lovells, Klehr Harrison, Montgomery McCracken, Morgan Lewis and White & Williams prepared birth certificate applications for 197 clients: 149 adults and 48 children from Pennsylvania and 16 other states!
On May 10, 2016 at the People’s Emergency Center, a small team of 6 lawyers from Saul Ewing and Ballard Spahr joined HAP to serve 97 homeless clients: 65 adults and 32 children with their birth certificate applications. Thank you to HAP Board member Dennis […]
47 corporate legal volunteers from 8 corporations (Comcast, HP, Lincoln Financial, PECO/Exelon, Pep Boys, PNC, Subaru and Verizon) joined attorneys from HAP and Ballard Spahr at PECO’s headquarters to assist over 100 clients with 116 birth certificate applications for 96 adults and 20 children.
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On October 14, 2015, a record 55 volunteers from 10 corporations and one law firm: Aetna, Cigna, HP, Lincoln Financial, Merck, PNC, TE Connectivity, Subaru, Wawa, Blank Rome and our wonderful hosts PECO/Exelon, saw 65 homeless clients, processing 79 birth certificate intakes for 64 adults and 15 children. The clinic was conducted […]