It Starts With a Day!

it-starts-with-a-day-v3Get involved in the community in which we live and work – it all starts with a day of your time.

During 2014, BASF President Stephanie Skaff has organized five events to support those in need and we hope one will suit your passion to help others.

Get involved in one or more of the volunteer events below:

 

01-25-14-LARC-service-day

Help transform a gymnasium into a day-long legal clinic serving 60 low-income people in Bayview-Hunters Point. Those volunteering will help with all aspects of the effort, including set up, break down, legal intake, interpreting, writing letters, providing legal advice, and serving lunch to clients.

Co-Chairs:
Jay DeGooyer, Hewlett-Packard Company and
Joan Haratani, Morgan, Lewis & Bockius

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To sign up to volunteer at this event, please email probono@sfbar.org.


05-01-14-Lawyers-in-Schools-service-day As a the country approaches the 50th anniversaries of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and the Voting Rights Act of 1965, volunteers will teach in nine San Francisco high schools “American Democracy and the Rule of Law: Why Every Vote Matters.”

Co-Chairs: 
Rob Shives, Fujitsu North America, Inc.
Ann Nguyen, Phan, Nguyen & Associates

Register
To sign up to volunteer at this event, please email Jareem Gunter at jgunter@sfbar.org


05-17-14-Log-Cabin-service-day

Help plant a garden at the San Francisco Juvenile Probation Department’s court-ordered school in La Honda.

Chair:
Jeff Bornstein, K&L Gates

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To sign up to volunteer at this event, please email Julie Traun at jtraun@sfbar.org


07-19-14-Service-for-Service-service-day

Provide legal assistance to veterans living in the Veterans Administration’s Community Living Center at Ft. Miley.

Co-Chairs:
Cassie Rubald, Law Offices of Cassie M. Rubald
Alfredo Véa, Law Offices of Alfredo Véa
Douglas Young, Farella Braun + Martel

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To sign up to volunteer at this event, please email barristers@sfbar.org


10-27-14-School-To-College-service-day

Help high school seniors navigate the college application process.

Co-Chairs:
Jeremiah Gordon, Google
Lee Marshall, Bryan Cave
Alexandra Vesalga, POPSUGAR

Register
To sign up to volunteer at this event, please email Jareem Gunter at jgunter@sfbar.org