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Giving Tuesday

November the 28th follows Thanksgiving and all of the shopping madness that ensues the day after — it’s a good day to remember the organizations and people who work hard throughout the year to make sure Baltimore is a more equitable and safer city, particularly when it comes to housing — an issue that receives Read more about Giving Tuesday[…]

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Don’t Lose Your Home to the City’s Tax Sale – Get Legal Help!

If you’re behind on your property taxes or water bill, or have received a letter from the City regarding your home being included on the Tax Sale list, please don’t wait until it’s too late to receive help. Maryland Volunteer Lawyers Service and the Pro Bono Resource Center of Maryland are sponsoring four legal clinics Read more about Don’t Lose Your Home to the City’s Tax Sale – Get Legal Help![…]

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Free Utility Bill Legal Clinic for Baltimore City Seniors

The Pro Bono Resource Center of Maryland is hosting a free legal clinic for seniors where you can receive legal advice about your water or gas and electric bills. Date and Time: Friday, December 9, 2016 Location: Northwest Community Action Center, 3939 Reisterstown Road, Baltimore, MD 21215 The clinic is open to Baltimore residents, age Read more about Free Utility Bill Legal Clinic for Baltimore City Seniors[…]

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Behind on Your Property Taxes or Water Bill? Don’t Lose Your Home!

It’s that unfortunate time of year again when we have to start thinking about the city’s tax sale and the people who could potentially lose their homes because of an unpaid tax or other municipal lien. The Pro Bono Resource Center is again hosting a series of tax-sale workshops for homeowners who need information about Read more about Behind on Your Property Taxes or Water Bill? Don’t Lose Your Home![…]

Free Legal Clinic for Baltimore Seniors

It’s a little bittersweet that I should receive an email about this wonderful resource the day after what would have been my father’s 85th birthday. He died in 2005 after a long struggle with cancer, and it’s been hard — particularly on his birthday and at holiday time. Thankfully, my father was prepared for the Read more about Free Legal Clinic for Baltimore Seniors[…]

Free Legal Clinic: Pro Boo-no Day!

Pro Boo-no Day 9:00 AM to noon, Saturday October 31 Maryland Legal Aid, 500 E Lexington Street. Attorneys from Maryland Legal Aid, Maryland Volunteer Lawyers Service, and the Pro Bono Resource Center will be on hand to provide brief consultations on a variety of topics: Landlord-tenant Foreclosure Child Custody Bankruptcy …and more! Don’t let your Read more about Free Legal Clinic: Pro Boo-no Day![…]

Don’t Lose Your Home to the City’s Tax Sale!

One of the smartest things you can do when you’re in a jam is to reach out and seek help. For those of you who are in danger of losing your home to the annual tax sale, here’s an opportunity to get your questions answered! MVLS and the Pro Bono Resource Center of Maryland are Read more about Don’t Lose Your Home to the City’s Tax Sale![…]

Are You Past Due on Your Property Taxes or Water Bill?

Don’t let your home go to auction — there is legal help available! The Pro-Bono Resource Center of Maryland, along with MVLS, is holding three community workshops where lawyers will discuss both foreclosure and tax sales. If you’re behind on your water bill or property tax, don’t wait until it’s too late — find out Read more about Are You Past Due on Your Property Taxes or Water Bill?[…]