President's Message December 2022/January 2023


We’re Number 1!

Usually, being number 1 at something is a source of tremendous pride, whether in business, academics, or sports. But Louisiana has the unfortunate distinction in being number 1 in the percentage of its population living below the poverty level in this country. We’re second in the number of children living in poverty, and third both in the lowest household median income and highest income inequality. There isn’t much to be proud of there. But as we approach the end of another year, the Louisiana Bar Foundation (LBF), has a lot to celebrate.  

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

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