Colorado Bar Foundation


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Colorado Bar Foundation

The Colorado Bar Foundation, established in 1953 by members of the Colorado Bar Association, functions exclusively for educational and charitable purposes and is an organization qualifying under § 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. Since being established, the CBF has distributed grants totaling more than $1,000,000 in support of both Colorado and national projects advancing the cause of the CBF.

The Foundation promotes the advancement of jurisprudence and the administration of justice in Colorado through grants to help educate the general public and provide assistance to the State's legal institutions.

Contributors to the Colorado Bar Foundation may be assured that donations will help to fund a strong, concerned and progressive charity, dedicated to assisting and promoting the justice system in Colorado. 

For more information concerning the Foundation, contact Dana J. Collier Smith
at (303) 824-5318 or (800) 332-6736 or

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