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August 04, 2020 - Ohio State Bar Foundation announces new $500,000 Racial Justice Initiative

For the first time in its history, the Ohio State Bar Foundation (OSBF) is providing up to $500,000 in grant funding exclusively to support initiatives focused on long-lasting impact and institutional change for racial justice.

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June 24, 2020 - Ohio State Bar Foundation welcomes new class of Fellows

A new group of Ohio attorneys has joined the Ohio State Bar Foundation (OSBF) through its honorary Fellows Program.

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May 20, 2020 - Ohio State Bar Foundation awards more than $300,000 to Ohio nonprofits

The Ohio State Bar Foundation (OSBF) awarding $320,000 to eight Ohio nonprofit organizations through its Spring Grants Cycle. Each funded project supports the OSBF’s mission of promoting the pursuit of justice and public understanding of the rule of law.

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April 08, 2020 - Christopher Teodosio honored for community service by Ohio State Bar Foundation

The Ohio State Bar Foundation (OSBF) has awarded Christopher Teodosio with its District 11 Community Service Award for Attorneys 40 and Under. 

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April 08, 2020 - Bryan Conaway honored for community service by Ohio State Bar Foundation

The Ohio State Bar Foundation (OSBF) has awarded Bryan Conaway with its District 15 Community Service Award for Attorneys 40 and Under.

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April 08, 2020 - Lee Heckman honored for community service by Ohio State Bar Foundation

The Ohio State Bar Foundation (OSBF) has awarded Lee Heckman with its District 9 Community Service Award for Attorneys 40 and Under.

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April 08, 2020 - Jaclyn Vary honored for community service by Ohio State Bar Foundation

The Ohio State Bar Foundation (OSBF) has awarded Jaclyn Vary with its District 12 Community Service Award for Attorneys 40 and Under.

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April 08, 2020 - Judge E. Gerald Parker Jr. honored for community service by Ohio State Bar Foundation

The Ohio State Bar Foundation (OSBF) has awarded Judge E. Gerald Parker Jr. with its District 2 Community Service Award for Attorneys 40 and Under.

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March 04, 2020 - Matthew Wagner honored for community service by Ohio State Bar Foundation

The Ohio State Bar Foundation (OSBF) has honored Matthew Wagner with its District 1 Community Service Award for Attorneys 40 and Under.

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February 26, 2020 - Katrina Thompson honored for community service by Ohio State Bar Foundation

On Monday, February 24, the Ohio State Bar Foundation (OSBF) honored Katrina Thompson with its District 7 Community Service Award for Attorneys 40 and Under in Columbus.

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February 20, 2020 - Ohio State Bar Foundation announces new officers and members of Board of Trustees

The Ohio State Bar Foundation (OSBF) is pleased to welcome four new members to its Board of Trustees this year. The Trustees are composed of volunteers who provide leadership for all aspects of the Foundation, including awarding of grants, selection of award recipients, and guidance in finance, m Read Article


December 05, 2019 - Ohio State Bar Foundation announces 2019 fall grant recipients

The Ohio State Bar Foundation is awarding $454,648 to 13 Ohio nonprofit organizations with unique projects across the state through its Fall Grants Cycle. Each project fulfills the OSBF’s mission of promoting the pursuit of justice and public understanding of the rule of law.

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September 24, 2019 - Ohio State Bar Foundation Announces 2019 Award Winners

The Ohio State Bar Foundation (OSBF) is pleased to announce four honorees to be recognized at its Annual Awards Dinner, October 4, 2019, at The Exchange at Bridge Park, Dublin. 

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June 18, 2019 - Ohio State Bar Foundation inducts 30 new Fellows

The Ohio State Bar Foundation (OSBF) inducted 30 attorneys into its honorary Fellows Program at the Thomas J. Moyer Ohio Judicial Center on June 11. Supreme Court of Ohio Chief Justice Maureen O’Connor and OSBF President Rob Ware presided over the ceremony and recep Read Article


May 13, 2019 - Ohio State Bar Foundation announces 2019 spring grant recipients

The Ohio State Bar Foundation is pleased to announce it has awarded a total of $306,050 to eleven unique projects across Ohio. Each project fulfills the OSBF mission of promoting the pursuit of justice and public understanding of the rule of law.

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April 18, 2019 - Charles Elsea honored for community service by Ohio State Bar Foundation

On Wednesday, April 17, the Ohio State Bar Foundation (OSBF) awarded its District 9 Community Service Award for Attorneys 40 & Under to Charles Elsea.

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April 16, 2019 - Laura Wallerstein honored for community service by Ohio State Bar Foundation

On Monday, April 15, the Ohio State Bar Foundation (OSBF) awarded its District 11 Community Service Award for Attorneys 40 & Under to Laura Wallerstein.

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April 05, 2019 - Megan Glowacki honored for community service by Ohio State Bar Foundation

On Friday, April 5, the Ohio State Bar Foundation (OSBF) awarded its District 1 Community Service Award for Attorneys 40 & Under to Megan Glowacki.

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April 04, 2019 - Kira Kittoe-Krivosh honored for community service by Ohio State Bar Foundation

On Thursday, April 4, the Ohio State Bar Foundation (OSBF) awarded its District 12 Community Service Award for Attorneys 40 & Under to Kira Kittoe-Krivosh.

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April 03, 2019 - Christopher L. Brown honored for community service by Ohio State Bar Foundation

On Wednesday, April 3, the Ohio State Bar Foundation (OSBF) awarded its District 10 Community Service Award for Attorneys 40 & Under to Christopher L. Brown.

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March 15, 2019 - Michelle T. Sundgaard honored for community service by Ohio State Bar Foundation

On Wednesday, March 6, the Ohio State Bar Foundation (OSBF) awarded its District 2 Community Service Award for Attorneys 40 & Under to Michelle T. Sundgaard.

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March 11, 2019 - James K. Stanley honored for community service by Ohio State Bar Foundation

On Tuesday, March 5, the Ohio State Bar Foundation (OSBF) awarded its District 17 Community Service Award for Attorneys 40 & Under to James K. Stanley.

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March 08, 2019 - Margaret Boyd LaPlante honored for community service by Ohio State Bar Foundation

On Tuesday, February 26, the Ohio State Bar Foundation awarded its District 15 Community Service Award for Attorneys 40 & Under to Margaret Boyd LaPlante.

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March 08, 2019 - Yukiko Yee honored for community service by Ohio State Bar Foundation

On Monday, March 4, the Ohio State Bar Foundation (OSBF) awarded its District 7 Community Service Award for Attorneys 40 & Under to Yukiko Yee.

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