Lending a hand where needs are great

The Annual Fund provides operational support to pro bono and public service programs from the mountains to the coast. Your gift empowers the North Carolina Bar Foundation to fulfill its mission to unite the talent and generosity of our profession to be a power of greater good for the people of North Carolina.


Your gift supports these services across the state:

4ALL Statewide Service Day serves more than 10,000 citizens in one day through seven call centers staffed by 500+ lawyer volunteers statewide.

NC Free Legal Answers provides free legal advice to income-eligible citizens through the web. Volunteer attorneys help people with their civil legal needs by responding to law-related questions and legal needs shared via the NC Free Legal Answers web portal.

Wills for Heroes provides essential legal documents free of charge to our nation’s first responders, including wills, living wills, and powers of attorney.

North Carolina Lawyers for Entrepreneurs Assistance Program (NC LEAP) supports the efforts of volunteer business lawyers to assist low-wealth entrepreneurs with their basic legal needs and help rebuild our economy in distressed counties.

Public service programs such as Lawyers for Literacy, Middle School Mock Trial and Camp Confidence involve more than 18,000 students and teachers statewide.