How We Help
The Foundation's Board of Trustees serve, on behalf of the lawyers of the Johnson County Bar, to promote the interests of various charitable organizations in our community. The Foundation has provided assistance to many children and family-focused charities and organizations, and has raised and granted significant support for many such organizations since 1988.
The following are a sampling of some of the charitable events of the JCBF:
JCBF Legacy Celebration
Continuing Legal Education Seminars
Judicial Jeopardy with the KCMBF
JCBF Golf Tournament
Octoberfest Vines & Wines
LAWYERS HELPING OTHERS
PROMOTING ACCESS TO JUSTICE
Since 1988, the Bar Foundation has helped raise more than $2 million for over 30 different local charities, including Sunflower House, Kansas Foster and Adoptive Children, Head Start, Habitat for Humanity, The Gift of Life, SAFE, KVC, among many, many others.
JCBF COMMITTEES HELPING OTHERS
Our committees serve to ensure that the broad needs of our members and Fellows are being addressed. Some of the JCBF committees include the following:
Fellows Campaign & New Events & One-Billable Hour
John Shamberg CLE
GRANTS TO 501(C)(3) CHARITABLE OGANIZATIONS
One of our goals is to ensure that our charitable beneficiaries in the greater Johnson County area are supported so that they may fulfill their missions. By attending JCBF events or pledging to become a Fellow, you help us make the community a better place for everyone. Contact us to learn more.