Grants & Grantees

Hennepin County Bar Foundation. Est. 1968


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. This bar year, 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


The Hennepin County Bar Foundation operates on an annual grant-distribution cycle.

The 2020-2021 grant application is due by end of day Friday, March 5, 2021. We are offering the grant application as an online form, pdf, and word document. We encourage you to complete the application using the online form this year, as we will not offer the word or pdf options next year. 

Before applying, please read through our 2021 Grant Guidelines

2021 HCBF Grant Application:
Online Form
PDF -  HCBF Grant Application 2021
Word - 2021 HCBF Grant Application

Submitting the online form automatically sends your application materials to HCBF staff.
PDF or Word applications should be emailed to eryan@mnbars.org by Friday, March 5, 2021.

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

 

Erikka Ryan

Director of Equity, Inclusion and Foundations

eryan@mnbars.org
612-278-6321

 


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