Sheila O’Sullivan – March Volunteer of the Month

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Congratulations to Sheila O’Sullivan the KCBA Pro Bono Services March Volunteer of the Month! Sheila is a long time Volunteer Legal Services (VLS) volunteer. I thoroughly enjoyed Sheila’s upbeat answers in this months article. Read all about Sheila including her hobbies, outlook on volunteering, and favorite quote in this month’s Bar Bulletin article.

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Rexanne Gibson – February 2012 Volunteer of the Month

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Congratulations to Rexanne Gibson KCBA’s February Volunteer of the Month!

Rexanne volunteers with the Housing Justice Project, and can be found throughout the week volunteering at both the Kent and Seattle locations.

Rexanne is being highlighted for her commitment to the Housing Justice Project and the clients she helps serve. In the Volunteer of the . . . → Read More: Rexanne Gibson – February 2012 Volunteer of the Month

Mike Goldenkranz – December 2011 Volunteer of the Month

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Due to the snow and holiday season we are playing catch up with our volunteer of the month!

A very overdue congratulations to Mike Goldenkrantz who was our December Volunteer of the Month!

You can read all about Mike including his favorite comfort food activities and wise advice on . . . → Read More: Mike Goldenkranz – December 2011 Volunteer of the Month

Colleen James – KCBA’s October Volunteer of the Month

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This month KCBA recognizes Colleen James for her work with the Kinship Care Solutions Project. Judy Lin, who runs the Kinship Care program for the KCBA, told us that James has volunteered there since December 2008. James is working on her second case through the program and also volunteered with the Family Law Mentor program . . . → Read More: Colleen James – KCBA’s October Volunteer of the Month

Julie Renner – KCBA’s September Volunteer of the Month

Julie Renner

 

KCBA honors Julie Renner as the September volunteer of the month. We recognize Renner for her work and dedication to the Self Help Plus Family Law Program (SHP).

Tanya Wanchena, SHP program manager, said that Renner “is always extremely willing to assist with reviewing cases and provides me a clear and concise review . . . → Read More: Julie Renner – KCBA’s September Volunteer of the Month

KCBA’s Volunteer of the Month: Philip Chan

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This month, KCBA honors Philip Chan, a dedicated volunteer and a very recent cancer survivor, as the Family Law Mentor Program Volunteer of the Month.

Philip answers questions about his life, volunteer experience, and his favorite quote “Things could be worse” (which I personally think is a great favorite quote).

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Jack Zahner – KCBA’s July Volunteer of the Month

Jack Zahner

KCBA would like thank Jack Zahner of Foster Pepper for his time and dedication to the Housing Justice Project (HJP)-Kent. Harry Higgins, of the HJP-Kent staff, says that Zahner “always provides uniformly excellent service to his HJP clients. He is one of my most knowledgeable and reliable volunteers.” To learn more about Jack, including . . . → Read More: Jack Zahner – KCBA’s July Volunteer of the Month

Zeshan Khan- KCBA’s May Volunteer of the Month

Zeshan Kahn May Volunteer of the Month

Zeshan is a new volunteer with the Volunteer Legal Services (VLS). During his short time volunteering, he has taken two bankruptcy cases, which “… is extremely helpful to us at this time, because currently our clients’ highest needs are for assistance with bankruptcy” says Connie Ritchie, Community Services Senior Manager, who oversees the VLS program.

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Housing Justice Project Recognizes Lukas Hirst as April’s Volunteer of the Month

Lukas Hirst Volunteer of the Month

The Housing Justice Project recognizes Lukas Hirst as KCBA’s Pro Bono Services Volunteer of the Month.

In his short time with HJP, Lukas has demonstrated an unwavering commitment to helping low-income residents of King County. Maureen Roat HJP Staff Attorney/Case Manager says ” Lukas is not afraid to stand his ground in negotiations and . . . → Read More: Housing Justice Project Recognizes Lukas Hirst as April’s Volunteer of the Month

March Pro Bono Services Volunteer of the Month: Awarded to Nina Harding

Nina Harding Volunteer of the Month

Pro Bono Services lost one of its most dedicated volunteers this past November when Nina Harding passed away. The Neighborhood Legal Clinics honored Nina with the March Volunteer of the Month Award. The full Bar Bulletin article can be viewed here.

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