$6,500 grant supports free legal representation for low-income population

MetroWestLegalRobert P. Lamprey, chairman of the MutualOne Charitable Foundation, announced today that the Foundation has awarded $6,500 to MetroWest Legal Services.

Based in Framingham, MetroWest Legal Services provides free legal advocacy in civil cases to protect and advance the rights of the poor, elderly, disabled, homeless and other disenfranchised individuals.

“We feel very fortunate to count MutualOne Bank and the MutualOne Charitable Foundation among our most dedicated supporters,” said Executive Director Elizabeth Soule.

For the past five years, the Bank and its Foundation have been a major sponsor of the Nancy King Memorial Golf Tournament, which is MetroWest Legal Services’ annual fundraiser, and have also provided financial support through donations over the past decade, according to Haranas.