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Louisiana Bar Foundation Annual Assembly

Bringing together those dedicated to advancing justice

The 4th Annual Assembly will be held on April 10-11, 2014 in New Orleans at the Hyatt Regency New Orleans, 601 Loyola Avenue. The two day event will feature the Grants Committee meeting, the Kids' Chance Committee meeting, the Annual Fellows Membership Meeting, and the Board of Directors meeting. The Annual Assembly will culminate with the 28th Annual Fellows Gala on April 11. At this black tie celebration we will honor the 2013 Distinguished Jurist, Attorney, Professor, and Calogero Justice Award recipient. The evening will include dinner, music, and a live auction. The LBF 2014-15 officers will be installed.

Thursday, April 10

9 a.m. Kids' Chance Committee Meeting
LBF Office 1615 Poydras Street, Suite 1000
Presiding: Michelle Sorrells and Sherry Watters
(open to Kids' Chance Committee members)
Recommendations on 2014-15 scholarships will be finalized for board approval.

2 p.m. Grants Committee Meeting
Imperial 12 Presiding: Minor Pipes
(open to Grants Committee members)
Recommendations on 2014-15 grant funding will be finalized for board approval.

Friday, April 11 -- Hyatt Regency New Orleans, 601 Loyola Avenue

9 a.m. Board of Directors Meeting
Imperial 12, Level Four
Presiding: Leo C. Hamilton
(open to LBF Board of Directors and Executive Staff)
LBF business will be handled including the 2014-15 grant awards.

Noon Annual Fellows Membership Meeting
Celestin Ballroom, Level Three
Presiding: Leo C. Hamilton
(open to all Fellows and honorees)
Recognition of Distinguished Honorees and Calogero Justice Award recipients. Fellows are updated on LBF activities and elect new board members. President's Award is presented and recognition is given to Community Partnership Panel and committee chairs.

7 p.m. 28th Annual Fellows Gala
Empire Ballroom, Level Two
Presiding: Leo C. Hamilton
(ticketed event)
This black tie event includes:
- the Patron Party;
- seated dinner and live auction;
- 2013 Distinguished Jurist, Attorney, Professor, and Calogero Justice Award presentations;
- installation of the 2014-15 officers; and - live music and dancing.
Louisiana Bar Foundation  |  1615 Poydras Street, Suite 1000  |  New Orleans, LA 70112  |  Phone: 504.561.1046  |  Fax: 504.566.1926