Membership in the New York Legal Services Coalition offers many advantages!  This page contains information on member services and savings programs, as well as helpful links to resources that you may find useful.  For more information on the Coalition and how we can be of service to you, please call 917-268-2569

OFFICE SUPPLIES – PENNY WISE OFFICE PRODUCTS

As a member of the NYLS Coalition, when you purchase your office products through Penny Wise you will be saving up to 30% off of already discounted prices!  In addition, your purchase through Penny Wise will also benefit the Coalition, as Penny Wise will contribute 1 – 2% of annual membership purchases back to the Coalition.  Did you know that Penny Wise is also a certified women owned business?  Just one more reason to make your office supply purchases the Penny Wise way! 

LEGAL RESEARCH – LEXIS NEXIS

Lexis Nexis works with Coalition members to provide a substantial discount with specialized packaging for Coalition members! 

PROFESSIONAL LIABILITY INSURANCE PROGRAM—CODY GROUP

The Cody Group offers exclusive group rates on liability insurance to members of the New York Legal Services Coalition. 

TRANSLATION SERVICES--CERTIFIED LANGUAGES INTERNATIONAL

Members of the New York Legal Services Coalition qualify for a discount program through Language Services International.  Rates are $.99 per minute for Spanish and $1.30 for all other languages.

 RETIREMENT PROGRAMS

Mutual of America offers Coalition members competitive retirement products and waives all administrative fees!

WEBSITE DEVELOPMENT

Go Gonzalez is a multi lingual strategic marketing firm that can help with website development and management.  They can also help with ADA compliance and site maximization.

NEW YORK COUNCIL OF NONPROFITS (NYCON)

The Coalition offers a deeply discounted membership to the New York Council of Nonprofits.  This means each participating member organization is entitled to the benefits of membership that NYCON for only $65 per year.  This includes;

 Directors & Officers Insurance 
For over 35 years NYCON has sponsored group insurance programs for itself and its members. The NYCON D&O program provides comprehensive coverage for your board, staff and volunteers. The current endorsed program is through Chubb (Best’s Rated A++ Superior).

Educational Resources & Webinars 
Access to Events & Training opportunities are one of the biggest benefits of membership, according to a recent NYCON survey. NYCON provides high quality, practical educational events - with real tools you can use and presenters you can always speak with if you have additional questions.

Governance Resources, Management Advice & Tools
NYCON offers professional, experienced, affordable consultation for individual organizations, customized around their specific needs and circumstances. They are also offering more tools and resources online.

National Legal Aid & Defender Association (NLADA)

The Coalition’s contact at the NLADA can help negotiate discounted rates for Coalition members on liability insurance through NLADA.

 RESOURCES

We have posted various resources available to you from external sources on our website.  Resources include a media kit available from Voices of Civil Justice, the online resource center from Western New York Law Center as well as New York State resources.