Our 50th Anniversary • Events

This year, the Public Interest Law Center is looking back on 50 years of fighting for justice, and preparing for 50 more. To celebrate this milestone, we are hosting a series of events throughout the year highlighting our history, our work today, and our plans for the future.

Mark your calendars for these great events. Stay tuned: more coming soon!


Upcoming 50th Anniversary Events

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Thursday, April 11, 2019, 7-9 p.m.
Grounded in Philly Launch Party

This Spring, help us celebrate the launch of the new and improved Grounded in Philly, a one-stop online resource ecosystem for the urban agriculture and open space community in Philadelphia. Join us in One Art Community Center's beautiful outdoor garden space for music, food and a demonstration of the new site.

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Thursday, May 16, 2019, 5:30-7:30 p.m.
Eviction: The Hidden Crisis

On May 16, 2019, meet and mingle with our staff and clients while enjoying catered food after a presentation about our current work helping tenants stand up for themselves when landlords fail to provide safe housing, as well as our historical work in this project area.

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Thursday, June 13, 2019, 6-9 p.m.
Young Professionals Networking Event

On June 13, 2019, join us at Yards Brewing Company to network with other young professionals in Philadelphia and to learn about our work combatting employment discrimination, both for those with criminal histories and those with disabilities.

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50 Years of Fighting for Justice

Explore our history and our work today in each of our practice areas.