The Foundation is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization and its mission is to represent the interests of the African-American legal community in San Diego County. The Foundation exists primarily to provide support for diversifying the legal community, which currently includes scholarships for law students and support for law students and African American legal professionals in growing as attorneys, obtaining and maintaining employment, developing private practice as sole practitioners or partners within law firms, advancing in public sector employment, and related efforts.
Gifts made to the Foundation are tax-deductible.
11/25/14 – Earl B. Gilliam Bar Association issues statement of concern regarding death of Michael Brown – click here
Update (12/15/14) – Understand the differences between the Earl B. Gilliam Bar Foundation and the newly re-organized Earl B. Gilliam Bar Association – click here
Congratulations to incoming President Charles Bell, President-elect Tilisha Martin, Secretary Joy Utomi, Treasurer Aaron Dumas and Parliamentarian Benjamin Cheeks!