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Our Mission

The Justice & Diversity Center (JDC) advances fairness and equality by providing pro bono legal services to low-income people and educational programs that foster diversity in the legal profession.

Our Stories

Pro Bono Persistence Pays Off

Timothy is a former teacher who sought justice and a safe learning environment at his school.

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Scholarship Impact Greater Than Numbers on a Check

Wendy is a recipient of JDC's Bay Area Minority Law Student Scholarship.

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Why Justice and
Diversity Matters

JDC programs inspire the legal
community to give back to the
community and make an impact.

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Our Impact

44,200

Number of volunteer hours
donated last year

8,500

Number of low-income San Francisco residents who receive pro bono legal help each year

1,320

Number of attorneys, paralegals and law students who volunteered last year