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-191-We, The People
WE, THE PEOPLE The We, The People (WTP) program statewide final competition occurred in mid-December at the Robert C. Byrd Federal Courthouse in Charleston. Pictured above are the winning students from Clay County High School, their teacher, Philip Dobbins, U. S. District Court Judge Joseph Robert Goodwin and Rebecca Tinder, the WTP State Coordinator. This […]
Bar Brief-190-Bar Foundation Board
BAR FOUNDATION BOARD BAR FOUNDATION BOARD Earlier this month, the WV Bar Foundation Board of Directors held its quarterly meeting. Thirteen of the fifteen Board members, who are from all parts of the state and all types of law practice, were able to participate with several important actions being taken. […]
Bar Brief-189-Bar Foundation Grant
BAR FOUNDATION GRANT Last year, the WV Bar Foundation provided a $2,500 grant to The Children’s Listening Place in Parkersburg, a child advocacy agency. Pictured above at the Listening Place’s forensic interviewing office, is Bar Foundation President Jodie Boylen, a Wood County Assistant Prosecuting Attorney, on the left, and Lisa Sutton, the Listening Place’s […]
- Bar Brief-191-We, The People
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” […]
Lunch and Laughs-September 9-Robert M. “Bob” Steptoe, Jr.
The three Roasters and the Master of Ceremonies are on board for the 6th Lunch and Laughs With A Legal Legend on Friday, September 9, 2016, at the Erickson Alumni Center in Morgantown, beginning at 11:30 AM, where the honored guest will be well known and well respected attorney, Robert M. “Bob” Steptoe, Jr. The “friendly” […]
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