Legal Aid of Western Michigan is a 501(c)(3) organization. Your donation is tax deductible and will be used to provide legal assistance to people in need right here in West Michigan. Private donations are our third largest funding source and an integral part of our day-to-day operations.


For more information, please contact:

Steve Grumm

Director of Community Engagement

616 608-8061


Legal Aid of Western Michigan participates in the Access to Justice Campaign to increase resources for civil legal aid for low-income households in Michigan. The ATJ Campaign is a partnership of the State Bar Foundation and Michigan’s civil legal aid programs. Tax deductible contributions to the ATJ Fund are received and administered by the Michigan State Bar Foundation according to the Access to Justice Fund Guidelines located at

Since Legal Aid of Western Michigan receives funding through the Legal Services Corporation (LSC), we are required to notify all funding sources, including private donors, that we will not engage in activities prohibited by the LSC Act or Public Law 104-134 ‘504. If you have any questions about these prohibitions, please feel free to contact Pamela Hoekwater at 616-774-0672 (ext 128).