Father Daughter

Imagine facing a life-changing legal issue – domestic abuse, eviction threats, hunger – and not having the resources to fight for yourself. The stark reality is, for every one attorney at Legal Aid Society, there are 8,000 individuals who need help. Nearly 75% of these individuals face at least one critical legal problem each year, often with no one to turn to.

This is where you come in.

Your donation provides real relief for families like Lanie's. A single mother of three, Lanie found herself trapped in an abusive marriage. Fearing for her children's safety, she faced separation, potential homelessness, and a confusing legal system – all alone.

"After leaving my ex-husband, I went to court scared and unrepresented," Lanie recalls. "I didn't know how to get an order of protection."

Thankfully, Lanie found Legal Aid Society. We empowered her to navigate the legal process, securing an order of protection, and a safe haven for her family.

With your support, we can help countless others like Lanie. Every dollar donated helps families avoid homelessness, find safety from abuse, and build a brighter future.

Other Ways to Support Us:

Make a Monthly Gift to Legal Aid Society!

Making a monthly gift is the easiest and most convenient way to donate to Legal Aid Society.

Become a Legal Aid Hero by making a monthly gift to Legal Aid Society, and help ensure equal access to justice for all middle Tennesseans!

Select "recurring donation" and set the "process my gift" to monthly on the donation form to start you monthly giving journey.


At Legal Aid Society, we believe in justice for all. But ensuring everyone has access to legal representation takes a team effort. That's where YOU come in!

Volunteers are key to the success of our legal clinics, community event, and the daily office operations of each of our 8 offices. Law students, interpreters, paralegals, attorneys, administrators – all bring valuable skills and dedication that empower us to help more people in need.

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Leave a Legacy

Did you know there are creative ways to support Legal Aid Society of Middle Tennessee and the Cumberlands? Ways in which Legal Aid Society of Middle Tennessee and the Cumberlands, you and your loved ones all benefit at the same time?

Such giving techniques are called "planned gifts," because with thoughtful planning, you create win-win solutions for you and Legal Aid Society of Middle Tennessee and the Cumberlands.

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Support Our Work

Champion Justice with Us: Corporate Giving Opportunities

The Legal Aid Society of Middle Tennessee and the Cumberlands fights for equal justice. Partner with us to make a real difference in our community.  Your company can support our core legal services, sponsor specific initiatives, or gain exposure through event sponsorships.  Invest in a more just future – contact our Development Manager, Amia’ Butler, today at abutler@las.org to discuss how your company can become a corporate partner or event sponsor. Let's build a stronger community together.

Lead the Charge for Equal Justice: Join the Leadership Cabinet

The support of the Leadership helps us provide access to justice for our most vulnerable neighbors. The Leadership Cabinet unites law firms and in-house legal departments of four or more attorneys in our service areas who share a commitment to equal justice.

Here's how it works:

  • Contribution Levels: Firms can become a member of the Leadership Cabinet by contributing
    • $400 per attorney with in your firm; OR
    •  a minimum of $10,000 a year

When your firm or legal department joins, you'll be recognized as a distinguished member of the Leadership Cabinet and a prestigious group of legal leaders dedicated to equal justice.

Learn more about the benefits and process to becoming a prestigious Leadership Cabinet member here:


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