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Job Posting: Grants Officer (One Year Contract)

September 2, 2014

Please note: We stopped accepting applications for this position at 5:00 p.m. on October, 3 as per the posted deadline. Thank you for your interest in working at LFO. Grants Officer…

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Kris Kozell Wins Exemplary Justice Educator Award

August 29, 2014

  The Law Foundation of Ontario Congratulations Kris Kozell on receiving the 2014 Hux-Kiteley Exemplary Justice Educator Award from the Ontario Justice Education Network. The annual award recognizes a teacher…

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Law Fellowship Explores Ways Social Work Theory Can Enhance Access to Justice Efforts

August 7, 2014

Toronto, ON – The Law Foundation of Ontario is pleased to award a Community Leadership in Justice Fellowship to Adam Vasey, Director of Pathway to Potential. Mr. Vasey, who is…

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Former LFO Trustee Janet Minor Elected to Law Society’s Top Office

June 26, 2014

The LFO congratulates former LFO Trustee Janet Minor on her election as Treasurer of the Law Society of Upper Canada. She succeeds former Treasurer Thomas G. Conway. The Treasurer is…

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New Cy-près Awards Will Promote Access to Justice Across Canada

May 20, 2014

The LFO’s Access to Justice Fund has received additional cy-près awards – funding that will be used across the country to advance the ideal of a truly accessible justice system….

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LFO Celebrates 40 Years of Promoting Access to Justice

March 31, 2014

In 2014 the Law Foundation of Ontario (LFO) marks its 40th anniversary and celebrates the many accomplishments of access to justice champions since the organization was founded in 1974. It is the only Ontario Foundation with a primary focus on enhancing access to justice and by the end of 2013 it had provided more than $900 million in funding for organizations working to that end.

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ACTO Seeks Advocacy and Outreach Coordinator

March 27, 2014

Our colleagues at The Advocacy Centre for Tenants Ontario (ACTO) are seeking an Advocacy and Outreach Coordinator for a two-year contract. Applications are due by April 14. For more information,…

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The Law Commission of Ontario is Hiring

March 14, 2014

Colleagues at The Law Commission of Ontario (LCO) have recently posted two positions. Research Lawyer LCO seeks a full-time research lawyer for a six month contract to begin when the successful candidate…

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Call for Proposals: Community Leadership in Justice Fellowship

March 13, 2014

These fellowships bring together leaders at public interest organizations with Ontario universities, law schools and colleges to improve access to justice. Proposals due May 16.

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Recognizing Achievements in Access to Justice

January 30, 2014

Nominate candidates for the 2014 Guthrie Award to recognize those who make the justice system more accessible for everyone. Nominations close April 25.

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