Oklahoma Bar Journal

Bar Foundation News | OBF Announces 2022 Housing Protection & Community Redevelopment Grantees

By Candice Pace



The Oklahoma Bar Foundation is proud to announce $203,000 in grants to six nonprofit organizations for fiscal year 2022 program funding. These grantee programs provide legal services to low-income Oklahomans in the areas of foreclosure and eviction, domestic violence, civil legal aid and commutation.


2022 Housing Protection & Community Redevelopment Grantees:


Grantee Area of Service Funding Amount
Community Action Agency (LASO)* Canadian and Oklahoma counties $20,000
Legal Aid Services of Oklahoma – Mortgage Foreclosure Defense Comanche, Cotton, Pittsburg and Tillman counties $25,000
OCU School of Law – Pro Bono Housing Foreclosure & Eviction Assistance Program Oklahoma County $45,250
Safe Center (LASO)* Stephens and Jefferson counties $45,000
South Tulsa Community House (LASO)* Tulsa $22,500
Tulsa County Public Defender – Project Commutation Tulsa County $45,250
Total $203,000


*Indicates embedded attorney from Legal Aid Services of Oklahoma (LASO)



Ms. Pace is OBF director of development & communications.

Oklahoma Bar Journal – OBJ 93 Vol 2 (February 2022)