Blog Archives for March 2015

Equal Justice Works Fellows and Alumni Catch Up at Bay Area Happy Hour

March 2, 2015

Equal Justice Works hosted a happy hour for Fellows and alumni in the Bay Area this past Tuesday, Feb. 24. The event was held at Press Club, a wine bar in San Francisco’s gorgeous Yerba Buena district. Nestled in a swanky underground spot right off of Mission Street, the happy hour was an opportunity for about a dozen Fellows and alums to relax and share updates on their work.

Our Senior Manager of Pro Bono, Mia Sussman, was delighted to attend and catch up with both current and former Fellows. “It was a great event for reconnecting and networking,” she reported.

It was especially exciting to see current board member and program alumna Julia Wilson, who began her Fellowship back in 1999 when Equal Justice Works was the National Association for Public Interest Law. Julia’s lifelong commitment to public service is a testament to the power of our Fellows – and our Fellowship program. Nine years after her project began she was named as Executive Director of OneJustice, and her organization now hosts its own cadre of Fellows.

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