Adopt-a-Shelter Project

Adopt-a-Shelter Project 2018-08-25T10:55:19+00:00

Project Description

In 1995, HAP began a new project to encourage volunteer participation by law firms and corporate legal departments. Through the Adopt-a-Shelter project, law firms or corporate legal departments staff a HAP legal clinic on a monthly or bimonthly basis.

HAP collaborates with the following law firms, corporate legal departments, and law schools through this program (ordered by shelter):

  • Achieving Independence Center (AIC) – Duane Morris
  • Broad Street Ministry – Drinker Biddle & Reath | Obermayer Rebmann
  • Dreuding Center – Hogan Lovells
  • Eliza Shirley House – Blank Rome | Lincoln Financial Group | Reger Rizzo & Darnall 
  • Families Forward Philadelphia – Gibbons | Hangley Aronchick | Pepper Hamilton
  • Impact Services –  Duane Morris | TD Bank
  • Our Brother’s Place – White and Williams
  • The Perimeter – DLA Piper | Saul Ewing
  • Project HOME – Reed Smith | Merck | Morgan Lewis | Clark Hill 
  • RHD Woodstock Family Center – Morgan Lewis | PECO Energy Co. and Exelon Corporation
  • Salvation Army’s Red Shield – Dilworth Paxson | Montgomery McCracken
  • Snyder House – Cozen O’Connor
  • SOAR DHS Project – Drexel University Thomas R. Kline School of Law
  • St. Barnabas – Schnader
  • St. Francis Inn – Homeless Advocacy Project
  • St. John’s Hospice – Klehr Harrison | Dechert | GSK
  • Station House – Cozen O’Connor | Hogan Lovells | CHUBB
  • Stenton Family Manor – DLA Piper | Germantown Jewish Centre
  • Sunday Breakfast Rescue Mission – Ballard Spahr | Comcast
  • University City Hospitality Coalition – Michael LiPuma, Esq. | University of Pennsylvania Law School

For information, please call 215-523-9595, or email HAP’s Executive Director, Marsha Cohen at [email protected].