Farmworker and Laborer Advocacy Project (FLAP)

Contact person: 

Alexandra Sossa, Executive Director

Contact email: 
Organization's mission: 

FLAP's mission is to improve working conditions for migrant and seasonal workers in the agricultural and landscaping industries in Illinois

Volunteers will provide litigation support including the following tasks: conduct legal research
and compose memoranda; draft complaints and other pleadings, discovery, and settlement agreements; investigate claims; gather facts from clients, and answer clients' substantive and procedural questions.

Project location: 

Volunteers can work remotely or at FLAP's office at 33 N. LaSalle Street, Suite 900.

Estimated time necessary for completion of project: 

Varies depending on project.

Number of students needed: 

Open.

Qualifications needed for this project, if any: 

Spanish language skills are not required, but preference will be given to those with such skills. Latino cultural sensitivity is beneficial for this position.

Application deadline: 

None.