September 9, 2016 
eBrief

 COUNTDOWN TILL PRO HOPS VINO!
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Time to buy your ticket to Pro Hops Vino! and make a difference!
The countdown is ticking to Pro Hops Vino! on Thursday, September 22nd so take 60 seconds to:

 1. Click here for tickets:



2. Invite your friends with this e-mail invitation: 

3. Invite your Facebook friends with this Facebook inviteWhen you get to the Pro Hops Vino! Facebook page, click on "Invite" on the right. Then click "Choose Friends" to send personal invites and "Share Event" to post the invitation on your Facebook Wall so all your friends can see it in their news feed.

4. Get ready to enjoy beer, wine, whiskey, and food, while bidding at our wine auction and enjoying a free performance of the Alabama Ballet.

5. ANNOUNCED TODAY: Bistro 218 is serving pork belly sliders, Iz Catering will have duck fried rice, GianMarco's is serving its famous meatballs, Jim 'N Nick's BBQ will have their cheese biscuits, We Have Doughnuts will have their award-winning doungnuts, and Zoes Kitchen will have a sampling of their sandwiches. More restaurants are bringing other tasty treats. Stay tuned!
 HELP A CLIENT IN NEED
1. Please help this mother of two young children through her divorce process

The client has been verbally and emotionally abused throughout her marriage. The mother, the 5-year-old and the 7-year-old children all reside with relatives. The client's spouse will not provide any support for the family. (16-0006618)

2. Help this woman get a divorce from a felon escapee

The client's spouse is currently serving a twenty-five year sentence for Robbery and tried to escape in July but was captured. The party has no children or property to divide. You can read the husband's full AL.com story here(16-0006671)


3. Please help woman visit her five-year-old child

The client was never awarded any visitation with her five-year-old son. The father moved out of state with child and refuses to allow visitation. Please help client get contact with her son. 
(16-0006602)

*This is the second time in eBrief

4. Help this young mother file a Chapter 7 Bankruptcy

After this client lost her job and unforeseen medical expenses occurred, the client got behind on her bills. The client would like an opportunity to get her affairs in order, she is organized and motivated. (16-0006723)

 BE A HELP DESK VOLUNTEER
Monday & Thursday Mornings

Jackson Neal, Dodson Gregory, volunteers at the Civil Help Desk.

Wednesday Mornings

Linda Hall talks to a client at the Domestic Relations Help Desk.



Homeless Shelter Help Desk
Tuesday Mornings
1st & 3rd at Pathways | 2nd & 4th at Firehouse

The BBVLP will be at the Firehouse Shelter next week to assist homeless clients. 
 HELP DESK ATTORNEYS: 58 CLIENTS SERVED
Lisa Borden, Baker Donelson
Patricia Doblar
Melinda Guillaume
Linda Hall
Jackson Neal, Dodson Gregory
Tarakia Phillips-Barge
Charles Todd Henderson
Pamela Weed

Volunteers:
Jessica Chang, Cumberland Law School
 ATTORNEYS WHO CLOSED CASES:
 
Melinda Guillaume

Melinda helped a client through her divorce process and receive joint custody.
 ATTORNEYS ACCEPTING CASES THIS WEEK:
Debra Krotzer, Carr Allison
Stephanie Mays, Maynard Cooper & GaleKimberly Vines
 NEWS TO KNOW:
Congratulations to BBVLP Treasurer Justin Cureton!

Justin is honored by the Alabama State Bar for his work with the BBVLP for Pro Bono Month in October. 

Click here to read Justin's Profile in Service. 
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