Recent Grant Recipients

Last year, through your gifts made during the campaign, $110,000 in grants were distributed that directly impacted thousands of people in our community. And with your help, we were able to fully endow the Kenneth D. Jameson Health and Well Being Fund and the Mock Trial Fund. Look at the great things your giving has produced!

Though your financial investment of $100 or more, we are able to help a huge number of people and organizations in Greater Cincinnati. In doing so, we show how the Cincinnati Bar Foundation supports our profession and is vital to our community. Through your support, we provided grants:

to support member attorneys with:

  • Continuing Legal Education Seminars
  • CALL Scholarships
  • Memorial Service Luncheon
  • Balanced Living Lecture Series
  • Professionalism Committee’s Mentoring Workshops
  • John P. Kiely Professionalism Award
  • John W. Warrington Community Service Award
  • John L. Muething Lifetime Achievement in Law Award
to help at risk children with:
  • Pro Kids — CASA Recruitment & Launch Program
  • Youth Court
to help disadvantaged citizens with:
  • Cincinnati Works — Phoenix Program
  • Dress for Success — Second Chance Career Coaching
  • Legal Aid Society of Cincinnati — Family Law Mentoring Project
  • Pro Seniors — Foreclosure Prevention Project
  • Texas Bar Foundation — Legal Help for Hurricane Harvey
  • Volunteer Lawyers for the Poor — Recruitment Campaign
to help developmentally disabled citizens with:
  • LADD — Building Trust Education Program with Law Enforcement
  • Northern Kentucky Children’s Law Center Inc. — Self Advocacy for Everyone
to help promote diversity and inclusion in the legal community with:
  • Summer Work Experience in Law Inc. — 30th Anniversary
to educate youth about the law with:
  • Boy Scouts of America — Law & Legal System Merit Program
  • Impact Northern Kentucky — Regional Youth Leadership Program
  • Ohio Mock Trial Program
to provide legal education scholarships with:
  • Judicial Clerkship Summer Scholarships
  • William A. McClain Scholarship
  • Shanda Spurlock Scholarship
to educate the public about the law with:
  • ProBono Partnership of Ohio — Non Profit Legal Check Up
  • United Way of Greater Cincinnati — BoardBank Project

The cause for investing in our profession and the community needs you. This is your opportunity to join in. Your financial support for the Investing for Justice Campaign allows us to pay it forward for Greater Cincinnati. Please join other members of the Association who have already pledged their support, and make your tax deductible contribution now.