Grants & Grantees

Hennepin County Bar Foundation. Est. 1968


Grant Application

The Hennepin County Bar Foundation operates on an annual grant-distribution cycle. The 2021-2022 grant application has been extended and is due by end of day Friday, April 1, 2022. Before applying, please read through our Grant Guidelines.


HCBF Grant Application Form


Questions regarding the HCBF's grant-making and application process should be directed to Erikka Ryan at eryan@mnbars.org or 612-278-6321.



2021 Recipients of HCBF Annual Grants

When you give to the Hennepin County Bar Foundation, your dollars are pooled with those of other HCBA members and organizations to support agencies/projects that promote access to justice in Hennepin County. In 2021, the HCBF gave away $259,500 in grants to nonprofits that work to provide legal access and support to those in need. 

 

180 Degrees  –  $4,000
Advocates for Human Rights  –  $5,000
Cancer Legal Care  –  $3,000
CASA Minnesota  –  $5,000
Children’s Law Center  –  $6,000
Civil Society  –  $5,000
Conflict Resolution Center  –  $5,000
CornerHouse  –  $4,500
Discapacitados Abriendose Caminos  –  $7,500
HOME Line  –  $5,000
Immigrant Law Center  –  $7,500
JustUs Health  –  $5,000
Lawyers Concerned for Lawyers  –  $5,000
LegalCORPS  –  $7,500
Legal Rights Center  –  $7,500
Loan Repayment Assistance Program  –  $4,500
Mid-Minnesota Legal Aid  –  $5,000
Minnesota Assistance Council for Veterans  –  $5,000
Minnesota Justice Foundation  –  $2,500            
Missions Inc.  –  $5,000
Restorative Justice Community Action  –  $5,000
Seward Longfellow Restorative Justice  –  $5,000
Sojourner  –  $5,000
Standpoint  –  $5,000
Tubman  –  $5,000
Volunteer Lawyers Network  –  $130,000

 

Erikka Ryan

Director of Equity, Inclusion and Foundations

eryan@mnbars.org
612-278-6321

 


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