Butler County Bar Association Foundation

The mission of the Butler County Bar Association Foundation is to promote access to justice, legal education, and charity in accordance with the mission and goals of the Butler County Bar Association.

Serving as the charitable arm of the Butler County Bar Association, the Butler County Bar Association Foundation was established with the express purpose of providing financial assistance to individuals, organizations, and projects related to the law and the legal system. The Foundation is a 501(c)(3) charitable corporation that derives virtually all of its funding from direct contributions.

The Butler County Bar Association Foundation generally operates on an annual grant-distribution cycle.

Grant requests for the 2017 grant cycle are no longer being accepted. 2017 Grant recipients will be notified of the BCBAF's decision in June 2017.

Questions regarding the BCBAF's annual grant making? Call us at 724.841.0130

 

Front Row (Left to Right): Julie Anderson, Connecting2Tomorrow; Bette Peoples, Grapevine Center; Michael Hnath, Esq., BCBAF Chairman; and Steve Green, Butler County Children’s Center.
Back Row (Left to Right): Sean Gallagher, Esq. BCBAF; Barbara Gade, BC3 Adult Literacy Program; James Owen, Society of St Vincent de Paul; and Dan Steighner, Big Brother Big Sister of Butler County 
 

Butler County Bar Association Foundation Awards $20,000 to Justice and Charity Related Causes for 2016

2016 Grant Program Recipients
The Butler County Bar Association Foundation, the non-profit charitable arm of the Butler County Bar Association, awarded six (6) grants totaling $20,000. Grants were awarded to Butler County-based non-profit organizations that provide services to individuals and families struggling with poverty, abuse, crime and discrimination.

Big Brothers Big Sister of Butler County
Child Mentor Program $2,600.00

Butler County Children’s Center
Summer Care School Age Children Program $3,200.00

Butler County Community College Adult Literacy Program
Adult Literacy GED Instruction - Butler County Prison $3,400.00

Connecting2Tomorrow
Peer Mentoring Group $2,600.00

Grapevine Center
$5,300.00 Peer Specialist Technology $5,300.00

Society of St. Vincent de Paul
Refrigeration Unit - Food Bank $2,900.00

2015 Grant Program Recipient
VOICe $35,500.00

The Butler County Bar Association Foundation began its charitable mission in 2015. Since that time, including this year, the Butler County Bar Association Foundation has distributed more than $55,000 in support of law and charitable related causes in Butler County. The mission of the Foundation is to promote access to justice, legal education, and charity in accordance with the mission and goals of the Butler County Bar Association.

Serving as the charitable arm of the Butler County Bar Association, the Butler County Bar Association Foundation was established with the express purpose of providing financial assistance to individuals, organizations, and projects related to the law and the legal system. The Foundation is a 501(c)(3) charitable corporation.

Butler County Bar Association Foundation Officers and Board of Directors

 
Maryann Bozich-DiLuigi, Chair
Thomas E. Breth, Vice Chair
Sean M. Gallagher, Secretary
Michael J. Pater, Treasurer
Michael D. Hnath
William J. Schenck
Patrick M. Casey