Expanding access to civil legal services in Wisconsin.

WisTAF

OUR MISSION

The Wisconsin Trust Account Foundation Inc. (WisTAF) is dedicated to equal access to the civil justice system, funding legal services for low-income persons through the fair and effective administration of Interest On Lawyers' Trust Accounts (IOLTA), Public Interest Legal Services Fund (PILSF), and other sources.

WisTAF has begun accepting applications for 2019 Community Redevelopment Legal Assistance Grant Program

WisTAF has begun accepting applications for 2019 Community Redevelopment Legal Assistance Grant Program more


WisTAF has begun accepting applications for 2019 WisTAF Direct Legal Services Grant Program

WisTAF has begun accepting applications for 2019 WisTAF Direct Legal Services Grant Program more


Wisconsin Trust Account Foundation, Inc. Announces New Community Redevelopment Grant Funding Opportunity

Wisconsin Trust Account Foundation, Inc. Announces  New Community Redevelopment Grant Funding Opportunity. Click here for the press release. more


Community Redevelopment Grant Program Description Now Available

The Wisconsin Trust Account Foundation, Inc. (WisTAF) is pleased to announce that it will begin seeking applications for a second round of proposals to be funded by a distribution resulting from a national settlement between Bank of America and the U.S. Department of Justice. Distributions from the settlement provide funds to Interest On Lawyers’ Trust Accounts (IOLTA) organizations (or other statewide bar association affiliated intermediaries) to be used “for the sole purpose of providing funds to legal aid organizations in the state of Wisconsin to be used for foreclosure prevention legal assistance and community redevelopment legal assistance. more


Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) raises the target range for the federal funds rate to 1-3/4 to 2 percent

Information received since the Federal Open Market Committee met in May indicates that the labor market has continued to strengthen and that economic activity has been rising at a solid rate. Job gains have been strong, on average, in recent months, and the unemployment rate has declined. Recent data suggest that growth of household spending has picked up, while business fixed investment has continued to grow strongly. more


The Fed raises interest rates, with two more increases expected in 2018

WASHINGTON (MarketWatch) - The Federal Reserve on Wednesday lifted a key short-term U.S. interest rate and stuck to its prior forecast of three rate hikes in 2018, deciding for now to wait until next year to take a more aggressive approach. The central bank''s policy-making arm lifted the fed funds rate to a range of 1. more


WisTAF Announces New Executive Director

Wisconsin Trust Account Foundation Announces New Executive Director MADISON, Wisconsin – The Wisconsin Trust Account Foundation board of directors is pleased to announce that Rebecca Murray has been named WisTAF’s new executive director. Murray, an experienced nonprofit professional, began her career with WisTAF in 2008 – serving in the roles of program manager, assistant director and, most recently, acting executive director. more


Now Available: WisTAF’s 2018-19 Domestic Violence & Sexual Abuse Legal Services State Appropriation Grant Application Materials

WisTAF''s 2018-19 Domestic Violence & Sexual Abuse Legal Services State Appropriation Grant Application materials (for funding covering the period from July 1, 2018 through June 30, 2019) are now available online. Completed applications must be submitted to WisTAF no later than March 16, 2018 by 5 p. more


Hurricane Maria Relief Efforts - Fondo Legal de Emergencia

Hurricane Maria has left in its wake a humanitarian crisis requiring our attention. Without basic services and supplies, like electricity, gas and drinking water, the road to recovery is daunting. Those affected by Maria can use help. Please consider a donation to our colleagues in Puerto Rico so that they can return to  their important work in providing much needed civil legal services. more


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UPCOMING MEETINGS & EVENTS
WHAT'S NEW
WisTAF has begun accepting applications for 2019 Community Redevelopment Legal Assistance Grant Program
WisTAF has begun accepting applications for 2019 WisTAF Direct Legal Services Grant Program
Wisconsin Trust Account Foundation, Inc. Announces New Community Redevelopment Grant Funding Opportunity
Community Redevelopment Grant Program Description Now Available
Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) raises the target range for the federal funds rate to 1-3/4 to 2 percent

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PRIME PARTNER SPOTLIGHT

A Prime Partner member of the Wisconsin IOLTA program since 2015, Citizens Community Federal strives to be the most admired community bank in the State of Wisconsin. Citizens Community Federal goes above and beyond IOLTA participation requirements by paying additional interest on its clients' IOLTA accounts - helping to expand access to civil legal services in Wisconsin.


Contact us
WisTAF
4600 American Parkway, Suite 104, Madison, WI 53718
Phone: 608.257.6845 or 877.749.5045 (toll-free)
Email: service@wistaf.org

Board & Staff
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Board of Directors
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Rebecca Murray, Executive Director
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Tehmina Islam, Office Manager
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Carlos Arenas, Program Manager
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