Earl B. Gilliam
Bar Foundation

Representing the interests of the African-American legal community in San Diego County.

About Us…

The Earl B. Gilliam 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.

2019 Day at the Races


The Earl B. Gilliam Bar Foundation is hosting its annual “Day at the Races” event at the Del Mar Thoroughbred Club on Saturday, August 3, 2019! Get Dapper and Dolled in your Sunday best and join us for a fun day as we cheer on our favorite horses while mixing and mingling with other legal and business professionals. This is also a great opportunity for members of the African American Legal Community and representatives of professional organizations across San Diego to connect, network, and socialize in an informal setting.

Prizes will be awarded for Best Dressed Woman and Man!

Charter Ride Departure: 11:00am, Old Town Trolley Station 4005 Taylor Street San Diego 92110 (Southwest side of Parking Lot)

Reception: 12:30pm, Del Mar Thoroughbred Club Pacific Pavilion

Races: 2:00pm – 5:00pm

Charter Ride Return: 5:00 PM Pickup and 6:00pm drop off at Old Town Trolley Station.

Questions? Contact Samira Seidu or Taylor Williams at (858) 367-0741, or email us at info@ebgbf.org.

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California ChangeLawyers 3L Diversity Scholarship Recipient

Congratulations to Jashauna Adams, this year’s recipient of the California ChangeLawyers 3L Diversity Scholarship!

2019 Day at the Races!

Tickets are now available for our 2019 Day at the Races on August 3, 2019!

Photos from 42nd Annual Scholarship & Awards Gala

Photos for our 42nd Annual Scholarship & Awards Gala are now available!

43rd Annual Awards Dinner – Save the Date!

Come join us for a celebratory evening of diversity and achievement Saturday, November 2, 2019!

Hon. Elizabeth A. Riggs Inducted Into the San Diego County Bar Foundation’s 2018 Distinguished Lawyer Memorial

Judge Riggs was the first African American female judge in San Diego County and remained the only African American female judge for 22 years.

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The Earl B. Gilliam Bar Foundation is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization, and gifts made to the Foundation are tax-deductible. Please click here to donate today.

Contact Us

Earl B. Gilliam Bar Foundation
PO Box 124923
San Diego, CA
92112-4923

Phone: (619) 693-6050
E-Mail: info@earlbgilliambar.org

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