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Call to Action for Your DC Neighbors Each year through our Call to Action initiative, local law firms and businesses generously fund legal aid for District residents in need. This year, to meet the needs of our community’s residents with low income, we’re asking 110 firms and corporations to step forward in raising $665,000. Already, […]

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DC BAR FOUNDATION LAUNCHES NEW INITIATIVE: NEIGHBORS DESIGNING JUSTICE

[District of Columbia, March 3, 2020] – Launching in March, Neighbors Designing Justice will bring together community members and providers along with the DC Bar Foundation (DCBF) grantees in Anacostia, a predominantly African American and low-income Ward 8 neighborhood that is facing intense displacement.  In January, the DC Bar Foundation awarded more than 25% of its $10.5M in civil […]

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We Are Hiring: Grants Manager Looking for rewarding work promoting equal access to justice in the District? Or know a great candidate who is? The DC Bar Foundation is hiring a Grants Manager to join our hardworking team. See details here. Call to Action for Your DC Neighbors Each year through our Call to Action initiative, local law firms and […]

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New Year, New Momentum for Access to Justice

New Year, New Momentum for Access to Justice
Happy New Year! I know you will be as inspired as I am by what is ahead. In 2020, with your support, we will continue our efforts to expand equal access to justice for our DC neighbors in greatest need. Two standouts exemplify our momentum together headed into a new year and new decade: In a record […]

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Have Fun + Fund Legal Aid = Go Casual for Justice (Deadline Extended!) Looking for a FUN way to make legal aid accessible to all District residents in need, while bringing your team together? We are extending Go Casual for Justice until February 15, 2020 so that even more workplaces have the opportunity to dress […]

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