New Hampshire Bar Foundation

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The New Hampshire Bar Foundation is a nonprofit, grant-making charitable foundation dedicated to supporting civil legal aid for the disadvantaged and law-related education in New Hampshire.


The New Hampshire Bar Foundation promotes the role of lawyers in securing equal access to justice and supports the charitable and educational aims of the New Hampshire Bar and its members.

Read more about the Mission of the New Hampshire Bar Foundation.

Support New Hampshire Bar Foundation

Your tax deductible contribution will help support non-profit legal service organizations serving NH citizens.

You can use this simple form to make a secure credit card donation online or send your check to: NH Bar Foundation at 2 Pillsbury Street, Suite 300, Concord, NH 03301.

Please contact us at or 603-715-3210 for information on other giving options.

2017 Fellows Justice Reception

Wednesday, May 10, 2017
5:30–8 p.m.
McAuliffe-Shepard Discovery Center, Concord NH

$40 per person
Reserve your ticket now or learn more.

Centennial Celebration • 1917 – 2017

The First 100 Years – Women Lawyers

June 1, 2017
Grappone Conference Center, Concord
5:30 pm – Cocktails
6:30 pm – Dinner

Individual Tickets: $55
Reserved Table of Ten: $550

Now accepting nominations

2017 Nixon-Zachos Award

Nominees should be active members of the NH Bar Foundation and the NH Bar Association and have a record of significant contributions to their community and profession. Nomination forms are due no later than March 31, 2017.

2017 NH Bar Foundation Fellows

Nominees should have demonstrated outstanding achievement in the legal profession and unwavering dedication to serving the public, particiularly in supporting equal access to justice and the improvement of the justice system. Nomination forms are due no later than March 31, 2017.

For more information on either program, please contact Lisha Brosseau, 603-715-3210.

Where IOLTA Money Goes

Read reports from last year's IOLTA grantees about what impact these grants had on their work to enhance access to justice for NH's vulnerable citizens.

2015 IOLTA Grant Final Report

In the current year, $700,000 was granted for civil legal services programs. 2016-2017 IOLTA grant awards.

Make Your IOLTA Dollars Count More

It really makes a difference where you have your IOLTA account! Your IOLTA deposits earn substantially more if you use one of the Leadership Level financial institutions that support the New Hampshire Bar Foundation's mission by paying 2 percent or more on IOLTA deposits.

Now, financial institutions paying at least 1 percent also are being specially recognized as Partner Level financial institutions. Find out more about Leadership and Partner Level financial institutions.

IOLTA has generated nearly $32 million for civil legal services and public education over its 33-year history. Find out more about IOLTA.


New Hampshire Bar Foundation
2 Pillsbury Street, Suite 300, Concord, New Hampshire 03301-3502
V. (603)224-6942 - F. (603)224-2910

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