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Susan Dunn receives DuRant Award from SC Bar Foundation

Susan Dunn, longtime legal director of ACLU of South Carolina, is the 2024 DuRant Distinguished Public Service Award recipient for meritorious service to the law and community. The South Carolina Bar Foundation announced the honor at the recent annual Bar Convention in Charleston. “Ms. Dunn has had a long and......

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Sydney Gardner joins SC Bar Foundation as director of finance & development

The South Carolina Bar Foundation is pleased to welcome Sydney Gardner as its new director of finance & development. It’s a new position at the Foundation, combining responsibility for both raising funds and managing them, according to Executive Director Olivia S. Jones. “I’m excited about this dual role,” she said.......

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The South Carolina Bar Foundation Announces the Winner of the 2021 DuRant Award

The South Carolina Bar Foundation is proud to announce that James C. Parham, Jr., Member of Wyche, P.A., has been selected as the 2021 DuRant Distinguished Public Service Award recipient for meritorious service to the law and community. Known for his lifetime of integrity, character, and active pursuits to ensure......

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The South Carolina Bar Foundation Announces the Winner of the 2020 DuRant Award

Columbia, SC | January 5, 2021 – The South Carolina Bar Foundation is proud to announce that David M. Beasley, executive director of the UN World Food Programme, is the recipient of the 2020 DuRant Distinguished Public Service Award. The award was presented to Governor Beasley in a small ceremony Jan.......

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The SC Bar Foundation Receives Overwhelming Support in #givingtuesday 2020 Day of Giving

COLUMBIA, S.C. | December 4, 2020 The Tuesday following Thanksgiving, is a global day of giving known as GivingTuesday. The South Carolina Bar Foundation participated for the fifth consecutive year, and at a time more crucial than most. With the COVID-19 pandemic, and the canceling of many events, including our......

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The South Carolina Bar Foundation Announces the Winner of the 2019 DuRant Award

Columbia, SC | November 21, 2019 – The South Carolina Bar Foundation would like to announce that Robert M. Wilcox, Dean of the University of South Carolina School of Law, is the recipient of the 2019 DuRant Distinguished Public Service Award.  The award will be presented to Dean Wilcox at the......

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Director of Marketing and Development

The South Carolina Bar Foundation (SCBF) is a non-profit organization whose main purpose is to fund law-related programs throughout the State of South Carolina. The SCBF grantees provide civil legal services, law-related education opportunities and promote the administration of justice to improve and increase justice for all South Carolinians. The......

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YLD Oyster Roast, Wine Pull & Raffle

Join us on Friday, January 18 from 7-10PM at the Dunes Club in Myrtle Beach for the 4th Annual South Carolina Bar Foundation Wine Pull and Raffle. This event takes place during the 2019 YLD Oyster Roast. For $20 dollars, you will be able to pull a cork and walk away......

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South Carolina Bar Foundation honors Sue Berkowitz with statewide DuRant Distinguished Public Service Award

The South Carolina Bar Foundation is proud to announce that Sue Berkowitz, director of South Carolina Appleseed Legal Justice Center, has been selected as the 2018 DuRant Distinguished Public Service Award recipient for meritorious service to the law and community. The DuRant Distinguished Public Service Award was established in 1980......

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Farm to Table Fundraising Dinner

Join the South Carolina Bar Foundation on Thursday, October 25 from 5:30-9:00PM for our inaugural Farm to Table Fundraising Dinner at Nelson Mullins. 5:30 – 6:30 PM: Enjoy a cocktail hour on the rooftop terrace of Nelson Mullins overlooking the Columbia skyline. 7- 9 PM: Attendees will indulge in dinner prepared by Farm......

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