Update from the Executive Director: Continuing the Fight for Economic Justice for All

The Virginia General Assembly is off and running. This is the 402nd year the General Assembly has met, and it promises to be like no other thanks to the continuing pandemic. The House of Delegates is meeting virtually, and the Virginia Senate is meeting both in-person and virtually. As always, VPLC has an important legislative […]

Join Us! Happy Hour or Coffee & Chat with VPLC: 2021 Legislative Priorities

The Virginia General Assembly will convene on January 13, 2021. Join VPLC for a virtual happy hour or your morning coffee as we discuss our legislative priorities for the 2021 General Assembly session! Each event will last 30 minutes—we’ll briefly review our agenda and save plenty of time to answer questions. We hope to see you there! Register for Happy […]

Jill Hanken’s Remarks at Healthcare Rally 3-1-18 Governor Northam’s Remarks at Medicaid Expansion Rally 3-1-18

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Facts Not Funds

As you are aware, Virginia Poverty Law Center lobbies members of Virginia General Assembly on behalf of low-income Virginians.  We provide the public and policymakers the background knowledge, context, and understanding of how laws and regulations are affecting our clients.  Most of our lobbyists are lawyers experienced in not only policy advocacy but also litigation […]

Legal Education Forum – Tomorrow – Dec. 2nd 10:30 AM Save The Date – #GivingTuesday is November 28th.

November 28th is #GivingTuesday.  It follows Black Friday and Cyber Monday, commercially designed days to have you spend money on material goods.  #GivingTuesday is dedicated to helping everyone make a difference for those who may not have the resources to take advantage of days like Black Friday and Cyber Monday.  And, I’m asking you to make […]

You’re Invited! Anti-Hunger Policy Conference Postponed

The Virginia Hunger Solutions  Anti-Hunger Policy Conference has been postponed. A new date and location will be available soon! If you have questions or need assistance, ask Virginia Hunger Solutions.  

2015 Annual Statewide Legal Aid Conference October 21-23

Thank you for all who joined us in Williamsburg, VA for the 2015 Annual Statewide Legal Aid Conference. It was a success because of you!


Check back here often to stay up-to-date with VPLC and what we’re doing in our community. We’re always thinking of new ways to engage those around us and get you involved. See below for upcoming events and also a calendar of events to help give you the big picture of what’s going on here at […]

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