GrantsThe Bar Foundation provides grants to worthwhile charitable entities that improve the administration of justice and the provision of legal services for the men, women and children in West Virginia. Grant applications are considered during the quarterly meetings of the Board of Directors. Please review the grant form here.
Bar Brief-197-You Attending The Fellows Dinner?
YOU ATTENDING THE FELLOWS DINNER? Have you made your reservations yet for the 19th Bar Foundation Fellows Dinner on Thursday, April 27, at the Charleston Marriott Hotel. More than 100 of your colleagues in the judiciary and the legal profession have already done so. Pictured above are some of the […]
Bar Brief-196-CASA Grant
CASA GRANT In 2016, the WV Bar Foundation Board of Directors was very pleased to provide a Bar Foundation grant to the Court Appointed Special Advocates of the Eastern Panhandle (CASA-EP) to support an innovative Fostering Futures program. Pictured above with Circuit Court Judge Michael Lorensen of Martinsburg are members of a class of CASA […]
Bar Brief-195-WVCAN Summits
WVCAN SUMMITS WVCAN SUMMITS The WV Bar Foundation Board of Directors was gratified to provide a Bar Foundation grant to the WV Child Advocacy Network (WVCAN) to support two successful statewide summits this past summer focusing on child abuse and neglect prevention, one for the judiciary and one for prosecuting attorneys. In its formal report on […]
- Bar Brief-197-You Attending The Fellows Dinner?
Bar Foundation Fellows Dinner
BAR FOUNDATION FELLOWS DINNER The 19th Annual Bar Foundation Fellows Dinner will be held on Thursday, April 27, 2017, at the Marriott Hotel in Charleston. The criteria for Bar Foundation Fellows is those judges and lawyers whose professional, public and private careers have demonstrated outstanding dedication to the welfare of their communities and honorable service to […]
WV Bar Foundation Grants
WV BAR FOUNDATION GRANTS The mission of the WV Bar Foundation is to improve the administration of justice and the provision of legal services for the state’s citizens. The Bar Foundation Board of Directors focuses on providing grants to worthwhile non-profit entities in order to meet the mission. Since making its first grant […]
Successful Lunch and Laughs
SUCCESSFUL LUNCH AND LAUGHS Robert M. “Bob” Steptoe, Jr. the well known and well respected lawyer from Bridgeport, was the honored guest at the 6th Lunch and Laughs With A Legal Legend on September 9, 2016, at the Erickson Alumni Center in Morgantown. The Master of Ceremonies was WVU Provost Joyce McConnell and the “friendly” […]
- Bar Foundation Fellows Dinner