The April edition of The Colorado Lawyer included a compelling article about the Associates Campaign and Colorado Legal Services’ Medical–Legal Partnership for Children. “On April 1, 2013, the Legal Aid Foundation of Colorado kicked off its annual Associates Campaign. For many young lawyers, the Associates Campaign will be their first exposure to the work of Colorado […]
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The 2013 Associates Campaign began on April 1st and will run through April 30th. The first Associates Campaign was held in 2005 with only 10 firms participating and has grown every year. Last year, 34 firms raised over $50,000 and this year with 44 firms on board, we are hoping to raise even more. 2013 Associates […]
Last year, the Legal Aid Foundation launched a new “Community Partners” initiative to showcase those vendors and other professionals who are joining the legal community in improving access to justice. We are grateful to our inaugural Community Partners that can be seen here .
The Legal Aid Foundation raised $99,425 within a 24-hour period on Colorado Gives Day this year. On behalf of the thousands of low-income Coloradans who will receive necessary civil legal assistance over the course of the next few months, our warmest thanks to everyone who made a donation and helped get the word out about Colorado […]
The Legal Aid Foundation’s occasional e-newsletter, Justice at Work, provides news, updates and examples of how Legal Aid is making a difference. View the November e-newsletter.
The Legal Aid Foundation’s annual fundraising drive for Colorado Legal Services is officially underway. Thank you to all of our wonderful donors and volunteers who help ensure that necessary civil legal assistance is available for low-income Coloradans.
Thank you to Jones & Keller for making a generous contribution to the Legal Aid Foundation as part of the CTLA/CDLA competition commemorating Professionalism Month. The gift could not be more welcome, nor more fitting, since one indispensable element of legal professional identity is a commitment to the justice system. View the Law Week Colorado article.
The Colorado Bar Association Leadership Training Program’s Golf Tournament on September 21st raised $8,000 for Legal Aid! Thank you to the 2012 COBALT class for spearheading this great event and to all of the sponsors and participants. View the news release.
Thank you to Citywide Banks and everyone that voted for the Legal Aid Foundation of Colorado in the September Facebook contest. The $5,000 first place prize donation will be used for new computers and a network printer for legal aid volunteers to help serve more clients with nowhere else to turn.
The Colorado Bar Association President, President-elect, and Past President sent a letter to all CBA members asking them to consider giving to the Legal Aid Foundation’s annual fundraising campaign. The letter stated “we as lawyers have a unique opportunity to help those in need, and we remember our oath to never reject the cause of […]