December 28, 2019

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Access to Justice Grants
Request for Proposals
Capacity Building and Technical Assistance

January 24, 2020 - June 30, 2020
December 28, 2019
5:00pm CST, Januar...

November 1, 2019

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Access to Justice (A2J) is an Illinois statewide program that seeks to mitigate the devastating consequences of incarceration and family separation on vulnerable communities by: expanding effective and holisti...

October 25, 2019

The Westside Justice Center was very excited to find out this morning that our own fearless leader, Tanya D. Woods, has been named among the 2020 cohort of the Cultivate: Women of Color in Leadership award. Cultivate is administered by the Crossroads Fund, Chicago Foun...

June 12, 2019

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The Westside Justice Center is proud to announce that one of our colleagues Monica Cosby has been honored by the Field Foundation for her incredible contributions to participatory defense here at the Westside Justice Center, as...

May 20, 2019

We love the Westside of Chicago. This is well known fact. In the past year we have served over 2000 people through our office on California & Harrison. Nearly 700 other folks have gained valuable information through our workshops, and a further 1,500 people have receiv...

June 11, 2017

Internet searches. Photos shared on social media sites.  Online purchases. Much of what you do when on the computer is tracked and sold to third-party companies. Why does this matter? In addition to being an intrusion on privacy, this information can affect your abilit...

April 1, 2017

UPDATED JULY 25th 2017: This Program has been discontinued! 

Special thanks to ABC 7 news station for spreading awareness to Chicagoans on upcoming property tax date and shining light on how Westside Justice Center can help! 

Photography, Video and article cred...

March 31, 2017

The Executive Director of Westside Justice Center Tanya D. Woods was featured on Network 27  and was able to shed light on her experiences with immigration law and the work of Westside Justice Center.

You can check out the interview below.

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