Funding Opportunity for County Bar Associations and Foundations – Birdsall County Bar Impact Grants – April 2, 2018 Application Deadline
The Birdsall Impact Grant program seeks to assist county bar associations and foundations in the furtherance of charitable, educational or pro bono programs or projects that are consistent with the mission of the Pennsylvania Bar Foundation and succeed in making an immediate impact on the way a county bar operates in service to its members, its court and its community. (more…)
On Thursday, November 16, 2017, after a day of PBA Committee/Section Day meetings, plan to join the Pennsylvania Bar Foundation at the Sheraton Harrisburg-Hershey Hotel, from 6:30 – 9:00 p.m. for an evening of fun, games and camaraderie at the Foundation’s annual NightOUT event.
PBA Immediate Past President Sara Austin is Diving Right In for the Pennsylvania Bar Foundation.
This year, Joel W. Glazer and Samantha Sandfort will share equally in the $5,400 scholarship award created to celebrate the life and life’s work of Patti Rose Scheimer Bednarik, the gifted lawyer and animal advocate. (more…)
Christopher Harris, a third year student at Dickinson Law in Carlisle, is the first recipient of the Louise Hoffmeyer-Overmiller Scholarship, a $6,000 annual award created by attorney William F. Hoffmeyer, Hoffmeyer & Semmelman , York and Shrewsbury. (more…)
On September 1, 2017, the statewide loan repayment assistance program (LRAP) administered by the Pennsylvania Bar Foundation and the Pennsylvania Interest on Lawyers Trust Accounts Board (PA IOLTA) will begin its eighth year of helping attorneys employed in IOLTA-funded civil legal services organizations better manage their undergraduate and law school debt so they can continue to provide free legal assistance to Pennsylvania’s poor and disadvantaged (more…)
Pennsylvania Bar Foundation Names 2017 – 2018 Committee Chairs and Members to Its Hardworking Committees
More than 40 lawyers from across Pennsylvania will donate their time, talents and energy to help the Pennsylvania Bar Foundation carry out its mission during the 2017 – 2018 program year. (more…)
The Pennsylvania Bar Foundation will be accepting applications for the Patti Rose Scheimer Bednarik Memorial Scholarship on May 20, 2019. (more…)
2017 Goffman Award for Outstanding Pro Bono Service Presented to Philadelphia Lawyers for Social Equity
Since 1989, the Pennsylvania Bar Foundation, the philanthropic partner of the Pennsylvania Bar Association, has recognized and rewarded outstanding pro bono service with the annual presentation of the Louis J. Goffman Award.
Leadership Opportunities on the Pennsylvania Bar Foundation Board of Directors – Nomination Deadline May 1, 2017
The Pennsylvania Bar Foundation Nominating Committee is accepting nominations for the positions of Zone 3 Director, Zone 6 Director and Zone 7 Director. (more…)