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 until July 1, 2017. (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.
Thank You 20th Anniversary Foundation of Treasures Silent Auction and LIVE Auction Event Donors, Sponsors and Bidders
Thanks to the generosity of our donors, sponsors and bidders, more than $13,000 was raised! (more…)
Annual Meeting of the Pennsylvania Bar Foundation Board of Directors and Members Scheduled for 3:00 p.m. May 11, 2017 at the Omni William Penn Hotel, Pittsburgh, PA.
The Pennsylvania Bar Foundation Annual Meeting of the Board of Directors and the Members of the Foundation will be held on Thursday, May 11, 2017 at the Omni William Penn Hotel, 530 William Penn Place, Pittsburgh, PA 15219
The meeting, being held in conjunction with the Pennsylvania Bar Association’s Annual Meeting, will start at 3:00 p.m.
Report of the President
Report of the Treasurer
Report of the Goffman Awards Committee
Report of the Auction Committee
Election of Officers and Directors
Good of the Order
Foundation members are asked to advise of attendance plans by calling 888-238-3036 or sending an e-mail to: email@example.com.