Press

June 24, 2016

Law360 featured VOLS’ Liz Markuci's response to the US Supreme Court's decision on immigration made on June 23, 2016.

Law360 Article: Attys React To High Court Tie In Immigration Actions Case

June 24, 2016

PIX11 News featured VOLS’ Liz Markuci and two clients and their reactions to the US Supreme Court's split 4-4 decision on immigration made on June 23, 2016.

PIX11 News Article and Video: How the Supreme Court’s Immigration Decision will Affect Local Families

June 7, 2016

The New York Times published a feature-length article on PS 188, a participant in VOLS' School-based Children's Project.

New York Times Article: Where Nearly Half of Pupils Are Homeless, School Aims to Be Teacher, Therapist, Even Santa

November 10, 2015

VOLS mourns the passing of founding board member Haliburton Fales II.

New York State Bar Association Article: November 6, 2015: New York State Bar Association Mourns the Passing of Former President Haliburton Fales II

November 9, 2015

"Having help from VOLS not only enabled me to adjust my immigration status, but it opened many doors to my future."


Through a collaboration between VOLS’ Dream Not Deferred Project and The Urban Assembly School for Wildlife Conservation high school, Pierina Ortiz received the legal assistance she needed to adjust her immigration status so that she could go on to college.

Read the Story in Pierina’s Own Words


Help VOLS provide legal assistance to more students like Pierina so that they can achieve their dreams by making a donation today.

November 9, 2015

The Urban Assembly wrote an article on Pierina Ortiz, a VOLS Immigration Project client.

The Urban Assembly Article: UA Alumna Pierina Ortiz and Volunteers Of Legal Service

October 23, 2015

Pro Bono Net published a piece by VOLS' Executive Director Bill Lienhard on Chris Mendez, a volunteer in VOLS' Microenterprise Project and former Marine.

Pro Bono Net Article: NY Fifty Hour Pro Bono Requirement Prods Former Marine to Help Bronx Health Organization

September 14, 2015

The NY Daily News today ran an article on an immigration case that VOLS' Immigration Project Director and Fried Frank pro bono lawyers won recently.

New York Daily News Article: Harlem Grandma Finally Gets Green Card

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