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Informed Citizens

are Better Citizens

Your tax-deductible donation aids the Foundation’s mission to:

  • Make a Difference by helping people better understand the laws that affect them every day.
  • Increase knowledge of the law and legal system through FREE programs, publications, and services.
  • Provide volunteer and public service opportunities for attorneys.

​Your generosity helps to support:

Mock Trial Competitions for New Jersey Students including the Vincent J. Apruzzese High School Competition, the Courtroom Artist Contest (grades 9-12), Law Fair (grades 3-6) and Law Adventure (grades 7-8).

Free trainings in violence prevention, anti-bullying, and more for New Jersey Educators held at the New Jersey Law Center and virtually.

Informative blogs and over 30 free law-related publications for students, educators and the public as well as online civics content.

Programs for the public such as our Law & Disability Conference and Senior Law Day and our Speakers Bureau where volunteer attorneys come to schools and community meetings to share information about the law and legal profession.

Scholarships for 2nd and 3rd year Law Students.

Funding for Court Nights held annually to honor Law Day and partnerships with other non-profits to broad public education through co-sponsorship so that free law-related and legal information is available statewide.