Help us do more to build a better justice system. The Foundation is a qualified charitable organization under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. Your donation to become a Friend of the Ohio State Bar Foundation is tax deductible.
In 2021, the OSBF celebrated 70 years of work in advance of our mission to build a better, more equitable justice system for all. We are proud to serve our communities and make a positive impact on the lives of Ohioans.
Learn more about what we've accomplished over the past 7 decades, including highlights and key achievements from 2021.
Congratulations to all of our generous team captains and donors! With your help, the Ohio State Bar Foundation has received more donations than last year, and we have surpassed our goal for this year. What a tremendous accomplishment.
Join us in November 2023!
There are several ways you can support the Foundation:
We know donating is a personal decision, which is why gift-giving must make sense for you. We realize that gifts come in all shapes and sizes. For your convenience, we accept the following types of gifts:
If you are donating a security, please contact Sheila Buckley, Development Director at firstname.lastname@example.org or 740.591.4222.
We believe in donor-centric fundraising – you have the choice of where you wish to designate your donation. We know the more you understand about our grantmaking, the easier it will be for you to connect with our work.
As a tribute to George W. Ritter, founder of the Ohio State Bar Foundation, and in celebration of their visionary leadership, members of the Ritter Circle are celebrated with special recognition and serve as role models for others considering planned gifts that will permanently benefit the work of the Foundation.
Partner with us and help our grantees deliver solutions for unmet legal needs in communities across the state.
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