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Care Packets for Kids

During the week committee members gathered to put together care packets for the current scholarship recipients. Generous donations from law firms helped fill the boxes with supplies, snacks, gift cards and other goodies to get them through finals week.

Kids’ Chance Awareness Week

On November 16 during a fundraiser luncheon, Governor John Bel Edwards proclaimed November 14-18, 2016 LBF Kids’ Chance Awareness Week.

National Kids' Chance Awareness Week

This year it is estimated that more than 100 Louisiana workers will die on the job. More than 45,000 will be injured, leaving half of those injured disabled.

Investing in Civil Legal Aid has a Ripple Effect on the Community

At the request of the Louisiana Legislature, the Access to Justice Commission conducted an Economic Impact and Social Return on Investment Analysis, or SROI, funded by the LBF. Nearly 40 civil legal aid organizations providing services in Louisiana participated in the analysis for fiscal year 2016.

For the full report go to pdf SROI study (1.19 MB) . For a summary go to pdf SROI Summary (372 KB) .

The Louisiana Bar Foundation is a non-profit 501(c)(3) entity organized under the state of Louisiana.