The CMBF is the part of the CMBA that is in charge of charitable fundraising. The money it raises supports the “Lawyers Giving Back” and pro bono legal service programs.  The CMBF helps people through the following programs:

The 3Rs

Cleveland Homeless Legal Assistance Program

Cleveland Mock Trial Competition

Ohio Mock Trial Competition

Pro Se Divorce Clinics

Reach Out Pro Bono for Nonprofits

Volunteer Lawyers for the Arts

Louis Stokes Scholars Program

Stephanie Tubbs Jones Summer Legal Academy

The funds raised through the Foundation help impact thousands of lives.  They help the over 1,000 volunteer attorneys participate in important and impactful public outreach and pro bono programs that boost the community person by person. If you would like to volunteer or donate, click here to go to the Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association web page to learn more.  Click here for the Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Foundation Impact Report to see exactly how your dollars help others.