Category Archives: Diversity @ BASF

School-To-College Continues to Make a Real Difference in Widening the Diversity Pipeline To College

School-To-College (STC) is one of several diversity pipeline programs of the Justice & Diversity Center of The Bar Association of San Francisco. Currently embedded in the Academy of Arts &…

In 17 Years, 92 Diverse Students Have Benefited from Scholarships

Minority Law Student Scholarship Application Now Available Online The Minority Law Student Scholarship Application is now available online. Students can download the 2015 application at www.sfbar.org/scholarships. Deadline to apply is April…

Lawyers in Schools Program Partners with Charles Houston Bar Association for Bigger Impact

In 2014, with the help of attorney Marcelo Quinones, the Justice & Diversity Center’s (JDC) Lawyers in Schools (LIS) program recruited 50 volunteers to go into 25 classrooms throughout San…

Justice & Diversity Center Law Student Scholarship Committee Tackles Increasing Tuition One Scholarship at a Time

For nearly 30 years, law school tuition has skyrocketed. According to the American Bar Association, in 1985 the average tuition for private law school was $7,526. In 2012, it was…

Bowling Tournament Raises More Than $10,000 For Mock Trial Program

More than 48 bowlers came out to Lucky Strike on November 17 to participate in our first Annual Diversity Bowl, benefiting the Mock Trial program of the Justice & Diversity…

Putting for the Pipeline Golf Tourney Raises $89,000

On Friday, October 24, more than 100 attorneys and legal professionals came together for a day of fun, networking and golf at the 6th annual Putting for the Pipeline Charity…

It’s Giving Tuesday! Donate Today to Support Diversity in the Legal Profession

Put all your Black Friday and Cyber Monday savings to good use and support our #GivingTuesday campaign to increase diversity in our legal community. It’s easy: Make a donation today to…

Tomorrow is Giving Tuesday: Pay it Forward with our Scholarship Program

Tomorrow, on #GivingTuesday, help make a difference in the lives of diverse Bay Area law students.   The burden of law student debt limits diversity in the legal profession. The…

Next Tuesday is #GivingTuesday: Support Diversity in the Legal Profession

On December 2, give back by making a donation to the Bay Area Minority Law Student Scholarship program This December 2, The Bar Association of San Francisco and the Justice…

BASF Giving Tuesday Campaign to Benefit Bay Area Minority Law Student Scholarship Program

This December 2, The Bar Association of San Francisco and the Justice & Diversity Center (JDC) will launch our first ever Giving Tuesday campaign to support the Bay Area Minority…