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As the largest state funder of legal aid, the LBF supports service organizations throughout Louisiana that provide free, civil legal representation to the indigent, law-related education to the public and…

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Who We Help

Through grants, we assist women, children, the elderly, people with disabilities, the newly unemployed, those facing loss of their homes, disaster victims, and many others.

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The LBF relies on charitable contributions from individuals, law firms, corporations, and other foundations to help fund civil legal aid programs.

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LBF News

When I was installed as Louisiana Bar Foundation (LBF) President last April, I followed in the footsteps of my predecessors, all of whom I am honored and privileged to have served after. This has


LBF Kids' Chance awarded 20 scholarships totaling $59,000 for the 2017-18 school year at the following schools:

Bossier Parish Community College

Delgado Community


Soon, we'll be busy shopping for holiday gifts, spending time with family and friends, eating delicious food and, hopefully, reflection on the spirit of the season-Giving. As the end of the year


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Kids' Chance Program

Kids' Chance provides higher education scholarships to children of Louisiana workers killed or permanently disabled. . .

Preserve Civil Legal Aid

Civil legal aid is free legal advice, representation or other legal assistance provided to low-income and vulnerable. . .
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Oral Histories Program

The LBF Education Committee produces a continuing series of oral histories. . .

Fellows Program

Members of the Louisiana Bar Foundation are referred to as Fellows. Fellowship consists of judges, lawyers. . .

The Louisiana Bar Foundation is a non-profit 501(c)(3) entity organized under the state of Louisiana.