Category Archives: Justice & Diversity Center

December 18: International Migrants Day

On behalf of the families, youth and community we serve, we at the Justice & Diversity Center (JDC) of the Bar Association of San Francisco thank you. Your gift to…

Homelessness and Supportive Housing Conference Connects Nonprofit Providers to Share Expertise and Ideas

The Homeless Advocacy Project (HAP) of the Justice & Diversity Center is a nonprofit contractor of the San Francisco Department of Homelessness and Supportive Housing (HSH). With our collaborative partner, Swords to Plowshares, we…

Tax Attorney Volunteers Wide Array of Skills to Help People Navigate Confusing, Intimidating System

The Justice and Diversity Center (JDC) would like to recognize volunteer attorney Beth Hodess for her outstanding contributions to the Low Income Taxpayer Clinic Program (LITC).  Beth’s work with LITC…

JDC Partners with Corporate Counsel, Firms to Help Strengthen Bay Area Nonprofits

Jay Lee, JDC Pro Bono Legal Services Manager As part of its mission to support and strengthen local nonprofits, JDC’s Community Organization Representation Project (CORP) regularly partners with law firms…

Defending Low-Income Tenants Doesn’t Feel Like Work to Our New Attorney

Jay Lee, JDC Pro Bono Manager Meet Judondi Bolden, the new Landlord-Tenant Supervising Attorney at the Justice & Diversity Center (JDC). Judondi brings 17 years of housing law experience to…

Destination Law School Tours Four Bay Area Colleges

Samantha Akwei, Diversity Pipeline Programs Director This fall,  Destination Law School (DSL) conducted tours at four local colleges in the Bay Area: Cal State East Bay, College of Alameda, San…

JDC School-To-College Coordinator Receives 2019 Brosnahan Fellowship Award

Samantha Akwei, Diversity Pipeline Programs Director The Brosnahan Fellowship award selection committee has named its recipient for 2019: Alvaro Carvajal, School-To-College Coordinator at the Justice & Diversity Center (JDC). The…

Support JDC: Help us Grow Access to Justice, Fairness, and Equality

On behalf of the families, youth and community we serve, we at the Justice & Diversity Center (JDC) of the Bar Association of San Francisco thank you. Your gift to JDC…

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Justice & Diversity Center Announces 2019 Board of Directors

November 28, 2018 — San Francisco — The Justice & Diversity Center (JDC) of the Bar Association of San Francisco (BASF) recently confirmed its 2019 Board of Directors. Doris Cheng,…

Head Start Holiday Gift Program

Sign Up Now to Spread Cheer in December BASF’s annual Head Start Holiday Gift Program has been providing holiday gifts to underserved Head Start students for almost 30 years.  This year the…