The North Carolina Bar Foundation Endowment makes grants available to North Carolina organizations that are engaged in programming or projects that advance the Foundation’s values of access to justice, volunteer service, civic education and professionalism. Grant applications are reviewed annually by the NCBF Endowment Committee, which makes recommendations for grant awards for approval by the NCBF Board of Directors.

Total Endowment grant funding distributed in 2017-18: $520,160

Current Endowment Grantees

BarCARES of NC, Inc. Campbell Law School, Blanchard Community Law Clinic Campbell Law School, Senior Law Clinic Capital Area Immigrant Rights Charlotte Center for Legal Advocacy Children’s Law Center of Central NC Compass Center for Women Council for Children’s Rights Court Watch of NC Dispute Settlement Center, Restorative Justice Program Elna B. Spaulding Conflict Resolution Center Family Violence Prevention Center, Inc. (“Interact”) Justice Initiatives, Inc. Latin American Coalition Legal Aid of North Carolina, Inc., Eviction Diversion Project Legal Aid of North Carolina, Inc., Lawyer on the Line Legal Aid of North Carolina, Inc., Martin Luther King Jr. Summer Internship Program Legal Aid of North Carolina, Inc., Loan Repayment Assistance Program Legal Services of North Carolina, Fair Housing Education Program NC Center on Actual Innocence NC Coalition Against Domestic Violence NC Supreme Court Historical Society NCBA Leadership Academy NCBA Military & Veterans Law Section, Pro Bono Clinics NCBA Military & Veterans Law Section, Uniform Active Duty CLE Tuition Assistance NCBA Pro Bono Committee, Pro Bono CLE NCBA Transitioning Lawyers Commission NCBA YLD Bar Exam Preparation Program NCBA YLD Project Grace, Senior Citizen Handbook NCBA YLD Scholarships for Children of Slain or Disabled Law Enforcement Officers NCBA YLD Wellness CLE NCBF YLD Wills for Heroes Program NCBF 4ALL Statewide Service Day Program NCBF Lawyers for Literacy Program NCBF Middle School Mock Trial Program NCBF NC LEAP Pro Bono Program for Low-Wealth Entrepreneurs NCBF NC Free Legal Answers Program Pisgah Legal Services Roanoke Economic Development, Inc. (The Roanoke Center) Safe Alliance:  Victim Assistance Trial Court Administrators Office, Community Access & Outreach Division UNC School of Law, Parole Hearing Assistance Pro Bono Program Wake Forest Law School, Elder Law Clinic