TRUSTS AND ESTATES ANNUAL SEMINAR
Friday, November 14, 2014
Knollwood Country Club, Lake Forest
4.0 CLE Credits including 1.0 Ethics Credit
ANNUAL CLOTHING DRIVE
8:00 am -5:00 p.m.
Clothing may be dropped off at the Lake County Bar Association
300 Grand Avenue, STE A, Waukegan
All clothing will be donated to the 19th Judicial Circuit Specialty Court programs such as
Therapeutic Intensive Monitoring (TIM), Mental Health, and VeteransTreatment and Assistance Court (VTAC).
The Third Foundation Gala Dinner Dance is only 1 month away and the seats are half sold out. We certainly hope you will join us on November 21, but if your schedule does not allow, please consider the other ways to support this event which are listed below.
1. Wine PullCalling all connoisseurs
This FUNdraiser is perfect for connoisseurs, wine enthusiasts, and savvy donors.
The wine pull is a popular game at many charity events.
* We collect 50+ bottles of wine from members;
* Wine pull values will be not less than $25;
* Each bottle is numbered and a corresponding numbered cork is entered;
* At the auction you pay $30 and select a numbered cork which corresponds to one of the tagged bottles.
2. 50/50 SCRATCH CARDS
1st Pick up your scratch card
2nd Scratch off 1 or more spots
3rd Donate the amount indicated (in denominations of $5 to $50)
4th Fill out your information on the card, Pay the amount shown on the card and your
name will be entered into the 50/50 raffle the night of the Gala.
5th Keep your fingers crossed! It's that easy!
*You Do Not Have To Be Present To Win*Pick up your scratch tickets at the LCBA Office after November 1st or ask a Board Member for one.
3. Silent Auction
Your donation helps the beneficiaries.
Help us reach our goal of donating $5,000 to each of our three beneficiaries.
Great Lake Adaptive Sports: Veterans Project
The Great Lakes Adaptive Sports Association believes that the quality of life should never be limited by a physical or visual impairment. They believe that it is possible to remove boundaries, elevate expectations, fulfill dreams, enhance self-worth and empower individuals with disabilities in competitive and recreational sports. Backed by the motto to "Let No One Sit on the Sidelines", GLASA uses adaptive equipment and specialized coaching to improve the health outcomes of injured veterans in Lake County.
Prairie State Legal Services: Fellowship Program
Providing hands-on legal experience to a talented, underserved law student who would otherwise not be able to obtain the broad range of experience Prairie State Legal Services provides. A few of the priorities of PSLS are orders of protection for victims of elder abuse, helping low income elderly and disabled people access or preserve public benefits.
A Safe Place: Courtroom Legal Advocacy Program
Provides a safe room (D100) within the court system for victims to receive assistance in filing Orders of Protection correctly and effectively, to receive referrals to other resources, and information on legal issues around domestic violence. In addition to providing support with paperwork, processes and referrals, the staff and volunteers also provide support, understanding and encouragement to those who choose to stand before the judge and testify against their abuser.
Donations must be delivered by November 14, 2014. For pick-up please call (847) 244-3143.
4. Advertise in the evening program
Show your support of the Lake County Bar Foundation's work.
5. Tickets, Tables & Sponsors
TODAY is that day.
RETURN OF THE CLE BROWN BAG
Friday, November 7, 2014
Thursday, November 13, 2014
About Paralegals/Legal Assistants
Thursday, January 8, 2015
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