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Section Newsletter Articles on Children's Assistance Fund

YLD Soiree a success By Kenya A. Jenkins-Wright and Meghan O’Brien Young Lawyers Division, June 2012 The Summer Soiree was not only a fun way to network, meet ISBA leadership and spend time with friends, it also raised a significant amount of money for the IBF/YLD Children’s Assistance Fund.
YLD golf outing raises money for Children’s Assistance Fund By Justin Heather and Michael D. Wong Young Lawyers Division, October 2009 As with past years, and despite the down economy, the event was a huge success—raising approximately $10,000. In its first five years, the YLD’s annual Golf Classic has raised over $65,000 for the Children’s Assistance Fund.
Bean bag wrap-up By Gina M. Arquilla Young Lawyers Division, April 2009 The YLD kicked off the spring season with our second annual bean bag tournament on March 7, 2009 at Durkin’s Tavern.
The 11th Annual YLD Holiday Party was a Fun Night for All By Camie DeGuerre Young Lawyers Division, February 2009 On December 5, 2008, the Young Lawyers Division of the Illinois State Bar Association hosted its 11th Annual Holiday Party at Joe’s Sports Bar on Weed Street.
The Children’s Assistance Fund By Kelley A. Gandurski Young Lawyers Division, February 2009 The Chair of the Young Lawyers Division Grant Request Committee reports that the Young Lawyers Division has approved $13,000 in grant requests so far for the 2008-2009 year.
Young Lawyers support children’s waiting rooms By Matthew R. Huff Young Lawyers Division, June 2007 Every year since 1998, the Young Lawyers Division Council (YLD) of the Illinois State Bar Association has raised tens of thousands of dollars to establish and sustain waiting rooms in courthouses throughout Illinois for children whose parents or guardians have business with the court.