Our Partners

Critical to Hawai‘i Appleseed's success are partnerships with local and national law firms as well as community organizations to advance social justice in Hawai‘i.

At the 2012 Pro Bono Celebration sponsored by the Hawai‘i Access to Justice Commission and held at the Supreme Court, Hawai‘i Appleseed had the honor of presenting Blaine Rogers, an attorney at Alston Hunt Floyd & Ing, with an award for his outstanding work on our lawsuit preserve access to health care for Compact of Free Association residents, as well as litigation regarding timely processing of SNAP applications. Blaine has contributed over 300 hours of pro bono assistance in these two cases.

AHFI atty Blaine Rogers with Victor Geminiani
Blaine Rogers with Executive Director Victor Geminiani at the 2012 Pro Bono celebration.

Partners:

American Civil Liberties Union of Hawai‘i

Alston Hunt Floyd & Ing

Catholic Charities Hawai‘i

Goodsill Anderson Quinn & Stifel

Bronster Hoshibata

O'Melveny & Myers LLP

Morrison & Foerster

Legal Aid Society of Hawai‘i

Legal Aid Society of San Francisco: Employment Law Project

National Center for Law and Economic Justice

National Center for Youth Law

PHOCUSED (Protecting Hawai‘i's Ohana, Children, Underserved, Elderly and Disabled)