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DC Pro Bono Week 2019: Schedule of Events

DC Pro Bono Week 2019 takes place from October 20–26, and will offer lots of opportunities to do pro bono work, learn new pro bono skills, meet other pro bono lawyers, and expand your pro bono horizons.

The full schedule of events is below. There are also many affiliated trainings taking place before, during, and after Pro Bono Week.

WEDNESDAY, OCT 16

DC Pro Bono Week Kickoff Event!
Pro Bono Goes Local: A Launch Celebration for DC Pro Bono Week
Wednesday, October 16
8:30–9:30 am
Crowell & Moring (1001 Pennsylvania Avenue NW)
Register

THURSDAY, OCT 17

Legal Aid Brown Bag Lunch & Learn: Helping Families Secure Safety and Stability
Thursday, October 17
12:00–1:30 pm
Legal Aid Society of the District of Columbia (1331 H Street NW)
Register

MONDAY, OCT 21 – FRIDAY, DEC 20

Go Casual for Justice
Monday, October 21 – Friday, December 20
See list of participating firms for locations
Register your workplace

MONDAY, OCT 21

Coding Justice
Monday, October 21
6:00–8:00 pm
Dechert (1900 K Street NW)
Register

DC Superior Court Courthouse Tour
Domestic Violence and Criminal Divisions
Monday, October 21
10:00–11:00 am
DC Superior Court (500 Indiana Avenue NW)
Register

TUESDAY, OCT 22

Pro Bono in Protest: Protecting First Amendment Freedoms in the District
Tuesday, October 22
6:00–7:30 pm
Steptoe & Johnson (1330 Connecticut Ave NW) 
Register

PART Luncheon
Tuesday, October 22
12:00–2:00 pm
By invitation only

WEDNESDAY, OCT 23

Small Business Brief Advice Legal Clinic
Wednesday, October 23
5:00–7:30 pm
John A. Wilson District Building (1350 Pennsylvania Avenue NW)
Register

THURSDAY, OCT 24

DC Superior Court Courthouse Tour
Domestic Violence and Criminal Divisions
Thursday, October 24
2:00–3:00 pm
DC Superior Court (500 Indiana Avenue NW)
Register

Medical Legal Partnership Site Visit at Children’s Health Center
Thursday, October 24
9:30–11:30 am
Children’s Health Center-Anacostia (2101 Martin Luther King Ave SE, 5th floor)
Register

FRIDAY, OCT 25

Veterans Consortium Legal Muster Pop Up Clinics
Friday, October 25
9:30 am–2:00 pm
Locations:
Transition & Care Management Center, DC VA Medical Center (50 Irving Street NW)
DC VAMC Women Veterans Health Clinic, DC VA Medical Center (50 Irving Street NW)
VA Community Resource and Referral Center (CRRC)  (1500 Franklin St NE)
Register

Walk-A-Month Poverty Simulation
Friday, October 25
1:00–4:00 pm
Georgetown University Law Center, Gewirz Student Center (120 F Street NW, 12th floor) 
Register by Wednesday, October 23

Environmental Law Institute: Pro Bono Efforts to Address Climate Change Webinar
Friday, October 25
2:00–3:30 pm
Free Webinar
Register by October 23

SATURDAY, OCT 26

Expungement Clinic
Saturday, October 26
11:00 am – 3:00 pm
UPO Petey Greene Community Center (2907 Martin Luther King, Jr. Avenue SE)
Register