EJA News

EJA News

EJA Launches Career Fighting for Immigrant and Migrant Populations

March 22, 2022

As a law student at Northwestern Pritzker School of Law, I knew that I wanted to advocate on behalf of marginalized immigrant and migrant populations.

Brian Lewinstein Youth Justice Fellowship tackles the School-to-Prison Pipeline

March 10, 2022
The East Bay Community Law Center (EBCLC) is deeply honored to partner with Equal Justice America to honor Brian Lewinstein, an astounding advocate for transitional age youth.

Welcome Randy Gilliland to our EJA Team

March 10, 2022

We are excited to announce Randy Gilliland has joined our team as the Director of Philanthropy. Randy joins EJA with extensive private, public, and nonprofit experience.

EJA Awards two-year $130,000 Voting Rights Fellowship to Sara Carter at the Brennan Center for Justice

March 08, 2022
Voting rights are under attack nationwide. More than 400 bills with provisions that restrict voting access have been introduced in 49 states in the 2021 legislative sessions. In many cases, these laws are aimed directly at suppressing the votes of people that Equal Justice America fights for every day.

Equal Justice America to award a two-year $130,000 Veterans’ Rights Fellowship to a Georgetown Law Graduate at the Neighborhood Legal Services Program in Washington, DC

October 25, 2021
Our Veterans put their lives on the line for us. We need to make sure their needs are met when they return home. The EJA Veterans' Rights Fellowship will begin in Fall 2023.