The St. Petersburg Bar Foundation is a 501(c)(3) organization, which encourages charitable gifts from individuals, foundations, law firms and corporations. Major gifts, planned gifts and annual donations are also welcome in support of the Foundation's mission and special projects.
Help support the Foundation in any of the following ways:
- Pay your Annual Dues
- Make a Donation or Pledge to our Capital Campaign Building Fund or Debt Reduction Fund
- Or make a General Donation or one to support a specific Foundation Project
This will help us to continue the mission of the St. Pete Bar Foundation. Online donations are quick and easy using our secure credit card transactions or you can decide when and how you want to donate. *PLEASE NOTE: If making a pledge instead of a payment then please note under "Additional Information" when or how you would like to be billed for your pledge.
The mission of the St. Petersburg Bar Foundation is to fund, develop and promote efforts which enhance the legal profession and encourage better public understanding and access to the judicial system.
The St. Petersbsurg Bar Foundation is a non-profit, tax-exempt organization under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. Contributions are tax deductible to the extent allowed by the law.
A COPY OF THE OFFICIAL REGISTRATION (#CH14392) AND FINANCIAL INFORMATION MAY BE OBTAINED FROM THE DIVISION OF CONSUMER SERVICES BY CALLING TOLL-FREE 800-435-7352 WITHIN THE STATE. REGISTRATION DOES NOT IMPLY ENDORSEMENT, APPROVAL, OR RECOMMENDATION BY THE STATE.
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You may pledge or donate by filling out the information indicated on the form for the amounts listed. If you do not see the amount that you would like to contribute then please check the "Other Option" or download a Pledge Card or a Capital Campaign Brodhure under the link below for additional details. Naming Gift Opportunites are included in the Capital Campaign Brochure for amounts beginning at $7,500 up to $100,000.
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The St. Petersburg Bar Foundation Commemorative Brick Campaign ~ Make your mark on the St. Pete Bar. Order your personalized brick on the walkways of the St. Petersburg Law Center. Purchasing a brick will help the St. Pete Bar Foundation continue to fulfill its mission of providing funding and support for law-related charities in our community. Order your brick NOW!
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SPBF Judge Thomas E. Penick, Jr. Award for Community Service » Donate Online
The THOMAS E. PENICK, JR. AWARD FOR COMMUNITY SERVICE was established by the St. Pete Bar Association in 2001. The award honors the contributions made to our community by Circuit Court Judge Thomas E. Penick. The award, which consists of $250.00 and an engraved plaque, is given to a graduating senior at Stetson University College of Law who exemplifies community service. The award, is presented during the Honors and Awards Ceremonies held during May and December.
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SPBF Judge Paul H. Roney Law Day Essay Contest & Scholarship » Donate Online
JUDGE PAUL H. RONEY LAW DAY ESSAY CONTEST - Each year, high school seniors are invited to participate in an essay contest that has been named in honor of the late Judge Paul H. Roney, U.S. Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit. Students submit written essays that are centered on the theme of Law Day for that particular year and are judged on creativity and overall content. The essay contest winner is presented with a $500.00 College Scholarship at the annual Law Day Luncheon.
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SPBF Judge Frank H. White Diversity Scholarship » Donate Online
The JUDGE FRANK H. WHITE DIVERSITY SCHOLARSHIP is the largest single annual scholarship ($2,500.00) given to a minority student at Stetson University College of Law. The scholarship was created in 2001 by the St Petersburg Bar Association and is funded through the generous donations of our members.
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SPBF Joyce Ann Nelle Legal Assistant Scholarship » Donate Online
The JOYCE ANN NELLE MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP is awarded annually to a student attending the Legal Assistant Program at St. Petersburg College. This $1000 scholarship will recognize a deserving student with superior work ethic, personal morals and aspirations to advance professionalism in the legal assistant field, and who is active in helping to make our community a better place to live.
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Holidays in July, a project of the Young Lawyers Section, provides children in challenging situations, often in foster care as a result of abuse or neglect, the opportunity for a day of fun, including: bowling, presents, lunch and a visit from Santa. A Gold Sponsorship is $500 and a Silver Sponsorships are $500 or $350. Donations for any amount are accepted and will be used for the purchase of toys for ages - newborn to 18 years old.
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