Rising for Justice is a leader in training social justice advocates and representing low-income clients in matters critical to their wellbeing. We make justice a reality for vulnerable D.C. residents by providing free, high-quality legal representation in tandem with social work services to promote long-lasting positive outcomes for our clients. Since our founding in 1969, we have protected the rights of over 250,000 D.C. residents and given thousands of law students hands-on intensive training to prepare them for public interest careers.
Explore the 2022 Annual Report to hear directly from some of our clients, students, and partners about the impact Rising for Justice has had on their lives.
Our clients depend on us, and we depend on you to make our services available, accessible, and responsive. Because of you, we can make a difference in the lives of thousands of District residents who rely on us for free legal and social work services during times of hardship. Stand with us.