Updated: Oct. 8, 2021

The Washington State Bar Foundation helps fund WSBA programs that provide legal assistance to our state’s most vulnerable populations through the Powerful Communities Project match moderate income clients with legal professionals willing to work for reduced fees through the Moderate Means Program; and ensure the legal profession reflects the communities it serves and supports all members. With your help we can continue to support this important work. Please donate today.


Meet our Board

We are grateful for the dedicated group of professionals that make up our Board of Trustees. If you are interested in learning more about joining our Board, please get in touch!

Your Donation Supports These Important WSBA Programs:

Powerful Communities Project. This initiative provides funding for projects that help ensure access to legal representation for our state's most vulnerable populations. We provide grants to organizations that serve people who experience poverty and other forms or marginalization. The initiative also creates pro bono opportunities for WSBA members. To date, grants totaling $87,000 have been awarded to 39 organizations for projects taking place in over 20 counties throughout Washington.

Diversity, Equity & Inclusion. The Bar Foundation ensures WSBA has the resources to sustain its diversity programs and supports events like statewide community networking events and trainings.

The Moderate Means Program has helped provide reduced-fee legal assistance for more than 3,700 people who had nowhere else to turn, keeping legal help within reach.

Affirming Black Lives Matter

The Washington State Bar Foundation Board of Trustees is united in support of the Black community. Please read their statement here.

Make a tax-deductible donation to the Washington State Bar Foundation today. With your help, we can advance the WSBA's vision of a just Washington — where all people are equal under the law.

Foundation Information :

The Washington State Bar Foundation is a 501(c)(3) public charity. Donations are tax-deductible to the extent allowed by law. Tax ID# 91-1098324