Event Calendar

Thursday, March 5, 2020

11th Annual WBAF Grant Awards Ceremony

Start Date: 3/5/2020 6:00 PM EST
End Date: 3/5/2020 8:00 PM EST

Venue Name: Sterne, Kessler, Goldstein & Fox, P.L.L.C.

1100 New York Avenue, NW
6th Floor
Washington, DC  United States  20005

Organization Name: Women's Bar Association Foundation

WBAF Staff
Email: info@wbadcfoundation.org
Phone: 202-639-8880

The WBA Foundation’s 2020 grant recipients are at the forefront of efforts to reach and serve some of the most vulnerable members of our community, individuals who are facing challenges ranging from homelessness to domestic violence and workplace discrimination. It is our privilege to recognize and honor them through our grant-making process.

African Communities Together
Amara Legal Center
Bread for the City
DC KinCare Alliance
DC Volunteer Lawyers Project
First Shift Justice
Legal Aid Society of DC
Legal Counsel for the Elderly
Network for Victim Recovery of DC (NVRDC)
Safe Sisters Circle
Washington Legal Clinic for the Homeless

Keynote remarks will be made by Sharyn Tejani, Director of the TIME’S UP Legal Defense Fund. Ms. Tejani has spent her legal career working on issues of civil rights and women’s rights. Her previous positions include Deputy Chief, Employment Litigation Section, Civil Rights Division, U.S. Department of Justice; Director, Workplace Fairness Program, National Partnership for Women and Families; and Legal Director, Feminist Majority Foundation.

Cost: This event is free to attend. CLICK HERE to register.

Thank you to our Sponsors 

Eversheds Sutherland (US) LLP

Ann K. Ford

Kalijarvi , Chuzi & Newman, & Fitch,P.C.
BNY Mellon
Suzanne Reifman
Susan A. Low

"Jennifer Porter Friend"
Nancy Long
Savit & Szymkowicz, LLP
Liz Medaglia & Joe Sinnott
Martha JP McQuade
Susan Kovarovics
Mellie H. Nelson
Suzanne M. Snedegar
Bridget Bailey Lipscomb
Janine D. Harris
Ilene Price
Chandra N. Branham
Kirstein & Young, PLLC
Hon. Diane Brenneman
Paulette Chapman
Ellen Jakovic
Ann Bushmiller
Jennifer Duane
Dawn Dalton
Baker Botts LLP
Sarah Surwit
Marjorie A. O'Connell
Mary Ellen Kleiman
Hon. Deborah Israel

Kirsten Wilkerson
Amy Bess
Katie White

We depend on the support of sponsors to offer this event at no cost to our attendees. Sponsorships are available: click here for information on levels and prices, and to secure your sponsorship.