By: Texas Southern University
On Thursday, June 23, 2022, the Earl Carl Institute for Legal & Social Policy, Inc. (ECI), a 501(c)(3) agency located as part of the Thurgood Marshall School of Law on the TSU campus, was one of several organizations honored by the Public Relations Society of America – Houston Chapter (PRSA Houston), during an awards ceremony held at the House of Blues in downtown Houston.
ECI was recognized in the Outstanding Community Relations Campaign category for its participation in A Month of Service (AMOS). AMOS is a partnership program between the Institute, City of Houston Department of Neighborhoods, NRCDC Houston, Houston Volunteer Lawyers, Lone Star Legal Aid, Harris County Appraisal District, the Harris County Tax Office, and the Houston Bar Association. The partners provide informational seminars on a variety of topics to the community, with a focus on obtaining and maintaining generational wealth.
Lisa Nelsen (pictured above), who is a Staff Attorney with ECI’s Opal Mitchell Lee Property Preservation Project, received the Silver Excalibur Award on behalf of ECI.
For more information about this award, click here.