Bench & Bar

JUL 2018

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55 BENCH & BAR | As the nonprofit, charitable arm of Kentucky's legal community, the Kentucky Bar Foundation provides a way for Kentucky lawyers and judges to unite and make a big dif- ference across our Commonwealth. On your KBA dues statement, you will have the option to support the Kentucky Bar Foundation by making a $30 Sustainer Contri- bution. Last year, nearly 5,000 attorneys collectively contributed over $143,000, which helped make this year's grants possible. Catholic Charities, Statewide Immigration Legal Assistance Project and Bakhita Labor Trafficking Conference Children's Advocacy Center of the Bluegrass, Central Kentucky Children's Advocacy Center Multidisciplinary Team Coordination Community Foundation of Louisville, Jefferson County Family Drug Treatment Court Credit Abuse Resistance Education (CARE) Programs, Statewide Family & Children's Place, Jefferson County Kosair Charities Child Advocacy Center & F&CP's Response to Increase in Translation Services The Healing Place, Inc., Statewide The Healing Place Peer Mentor Program Holly Hill Child & Family Solutions, Northern Kentucky Supervised Visitation Support The International Center, Western Kentucky New Life Project – Enhancing Compliance with the Law and Supporting the Vulnerable in the Refugee & Immigrant Communities Kentucky Equal Justice Center, Statewide Maxwell Street Legal Clinic: Ensuring Security, Completing the Journey Kentucky High School Mock Trial Association, Inc., Statewide Kentucky High School Mock Trial Program Kentucky Legal Aid, South Central/Western Kentucky Kentucky Legal Aid Website Design Kentucky Refugee Ministries, Inc., Central Kentucky KRM Immigration Legal Services Fee Subsidies Kentucky Resources Council, Statewide Enhancing Access to Environmental Legal Services for Low-Income Individuals and Communities Kentucky YMCA Youth Association, Statewide Kentucky Supreme Court, International Court of Justice and National Judicial Competition La Casita Center, Inc., Louisville Metro Legal Services and Outreach Legal Aid Society, Inc., Statewide Veterans Legal Services Lexington Leadership Foundation Amachi Mentoring Support Mentoring Plus, Northern Kentucky Mentoring Plus Merryman House Domestic Crisis Center, Western Kentucky Legal Links The Nest-Center for Women, Children & Families, Central Kentucky The Nest's Interpersonal Violence Legal Project NKY Regional Mental Health Community Corrections Program, Inc., Northern Kentucky Mental Health Recovery Support Services Nursing Home Ombudsman Agency of the Bluegrass, Inc., Central Kentucky Production of Updated Collateral in Support of Residents of Long-Term Care Facilities Prodigal Ministries, Inc., Statewide Client Advocacy and Support Purchase Area Sexual Assault & Child Advocacy Center, Western Kentucky Court Preparation Program Second Hope Ministries, Jefferson County Second Hope House University of Louisville Brandeis School of Law, Louisville Central High School Law and Government Magnet Program Enhancement University of Pikeville, Eastern Kentucky Judicial Speaker Series Uspiritus, Inc., Statewide Improving Child Welfare and Court Collaboration KBF Law School Scholarships (Chase College of Law $10,000; UK College of Law $10,000; U of L School of Law $10,000) KBA Distinguished Judge Award on behalf of Judge Brian C. Edwards, Louisville Louisville Bar Center's Summer Internship Program in Partnership with Central High School Law Magnet KBA Distinguished Lawyer Award on behalf of Richard W. Hay, Somerset Appalachian Research & Defense Fund of Kentucky, Inc. TOTAL AWARDS - $250,000 2018 Grants "Providing Help Today and Hope for Tomorrow" $ 8,000 $ 5,000 $10,000 $13,500 $ 5,000 $ 5,000 $ 5,000 $ 8,000 $ 8,000 $ 5,000 $15,000 $ 8,000 $10,000 $15,000 $ 4,000 $15,000 $ 5,000 $10,000 $10,000 $10,000 $10,000 $ 5,000 $ 5,000 $ 2,000 $ 6,000 $ 5,000 $ 2,500 $ 6,000 $30,000 $ 2,000 $ 2,000 Your $30 Contribution Makes a Difference! Want to share what you are doing in your community? Contact KBF Executive Director Guion Johnstone at to be featured in an upcoming issue of the Bench & Bar in the Kentucky Attorneys Doing Good segment.

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