YPB Trivia Night


A great time was had by all at DVLC Young Professional Board’s Trivia Night. Thanks to everyone for coming out and supporting DVLC!

A Note from our Executive Director


Why I Am Cheering for the Cubs. Inspired by Caitlin Swieca, Cub fans are responding to the news around Chapman with a Twitter campaign that benefits local organizations serving victims of domestic violence.

You’re Invited: Breakfast with Julie DiCaro

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PLEASE JOIN THE DOMESTIC VIOLENCE LEGAL CLINIC FOR A BREAKFAST AND DISCUSSION FEATURING Julie DiCaro Sports Commentator Sports Columnist Julie DiCaro discusses the #MoreThanMean video and the intersection of gender violence and sports media Thursday, June 23 at 8 am  Hosted by 525 W. Monroe Chicago, IL CLICK HERE to REGISTER

Chicago Daily Law Bulletin: Feeling the Pinch


Like many other legal aid agencies, DVLC has had to consider tough choices as a result of the state budget impasse. Click below to read a Chicago Daily Law Bulletin article on the impact of the state budget stalemate on legal aid organizations, including DVLC.

A Note from our Executive Director


Media’s Portrayal of EgyptAir Hijacker Hurts Victims of Domestic Violence? The revelation that the man who hijacked an Egypt Air jet was acting not as a terrorist but as a jilted ex-husband was generally treated with relief in the media…

Thank you for your support on Giving Tuesday!


Thank you so much to everyone who gave yesterday for ‪#‎GivingTuesday‬. Together, we Faced the Facts, faced the pie and ultimately raised more than $6000 from 96 donors to support legal services for survivors of domestic violence.

#FacetheFacts on Giving Tuesday


This Giving Tuesday, we invite you to #FacetheFacts with DVLC. We know that confronting myths is one of the most important things we can do to eradicate domestic violence. So this Giving Tuesday we are not only asking you to support DVLC with a donation, but to challenge stigmas surrounding domestic violence