National Community Outreach Project

Sponsored by the Foundation of the Federal Bar Association

The Federal Bar Association has announced the National Community Outreach Project, an initiative for FBA chapters to work with their local courts in order to make an impact within communities across the nation. The Foundation of the Federal Bar Association will provide funding for participating chapters and sections to conduct community outreach programs with the local federal courts in April 2017.

Planned events included “schoolhouse to courthouse” events for middle school and high school students to observe courtroom proceedings; high school mock trials, tours of various agencies, and the opportunities to observe live court procceedings.

The following chapters and sections will participate in the

The following chapters and sections participated in the National Community Outreach Project:

Central District of Illinois Chapter
Chattanooga Chapter
Chicago Chapter
DC Chapter
Eastern District of Michigan Chapter
Eastern District of New York Chapter
Eastern District of North Carolina Chapter
Eastern District of Pennsylvania Chapter
Hon. Raymond L. Acosta Puerto Rico Chapter
Middle District of Pennsylvania
Minnesota Chapter
Montana Chapter
New Orleans Chapter
Oklahoma City Chapter
Orlando Chapter
Palm Beach Chapter
Pentagon Chapter
Phoenix Chapter
San Antonio Chapter 
San Diego Chapter
Section on Taxation
South Carolina Chapter
Tampa Bay Chapter
Utah Chapter
Veterans and Military Law Section
Western District of Pennsylvania Chapter
Younger Lawyers Division

For more information on this program, please contact
Jane Zaretskie at


2015 Federal Bar Association Community Outreach Report

2015 Federal Bar Association Community Outreach Report APPENDIX

Federal Bar Association Announces Inaugural National Community Outreach Project


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