Lawyers Club of San Diego will present grants totaling $19,000 to six local nonprofit organizations at its annual holiday luncheon Thursday, Dec. 12. This amount is in addition to $8,500 granted earlier this year, totaling $27,500 in grants made by Lawyers Club in 2013 through its Fund for Justice.
The Lawyers Club's Fund for Justice will award grants from its fall grant cycle, including $2,500 to the Juvenile Court Book Club; $2,500 to the Bilateral Safety Corridor Coalition; $1,500 to Reading Legacies; $1,500 to Casa Cornelia Law Center; $4,000 to the San Diego Volunteer Lawyer Program (SDVLP) for its domestic violence clinic; and $7,000 to SDVLP for its annual Womenís Resource Fair, co-sponsored by Lawyers Club.
In its spring grant cycle, the Fund for Justice made grants to four additional organizations: $2,500 to Musicians for Education, Inc. – Street of Dreams project; $2,500 to New Entra Casa Corporation; $2,500 to Kidsí Turn San Diego; and $1,000 to the National Family Justice Center Alliance. Lawyers Club will collect donations at the holiday luncheon to support future grants awarded by the Fund for Justice.