Scan Vans: For 2018-2019, JALBCA awarded grants totaling $250,000 to subsidize the cost of 60 vans.Center For Elder Justice & Law: For 2018-2019, JALBCA awarded a $100,000 grant to the Center for Elder Law & Justice. Project LEAD®: For 2018-2019, JALBCA awarded a grant of $50,000 to the National Breast Cancer Coalition Fund for the Cynthia Rubin Scholarship at Project LEAD®.The Family Center’s Maite Aquino Program: For 2018-2019, JALBCA awarded a grant of $100,000 to The Family Center’s Maite Aquino Program.The Family Center’s Judge Judith Kaye Project: For 2018-2019, JALBCA awarded a $100,000 grant to The Judge Judith Kaye Project at The Family Center. City Bar Justice Center/Cancer Advocacy Project: For 2018-2019, JALBCA awarded the City Bar Justice Center/Cancer Advocacy Project a $66,000 grant.

Announcements

Caren Aronowitz Program JALBCA Table at the New York County Supreme Court on June 28, 2019

JALBCA Co-President Hon. Saliann Scarpulla joined court staff at the JALBCA/NYWBA/WBASNY table at the Caren Aronowitz Unity in Diversity Program at the New York County Supreme Court on June 28, 2019. Many thanks to Judith Rifkin for spearheading JALBCA’s participation in this annual celebration.

Justice Ellerin accepting NYWBA award

JALBCA congratulates JALBCA founder and Board member Hon. Betty Weinberg Ellerin on receiving the first Betty Weinberg Ellerin Award of Excellence at the New York Women’s Bar Association (NYWBA) Awards and Installation Dinner on June 13, 2019.


Justice Ellerin Installing NYWBA Officers

We also congratulate JALBCA Board member and Assistant Secretary Magnolia Levy (third from left in photo) on being installed (by Justice Ellerin) as a Vice President of NYWBA at the dinner.


Hon. Sondra Miller was honored with a Special Recognition Award at the Westchester Women’s Bar Association Annual Dinner on June 12, 2019

JALBCA founder, Past President and current Board member Hon. Sondra Miller was honored with a Special Recognition Award at the Westchester Women’s Bar Association Annual Dinner on June 12, 2019, for her role in founding the WWBA and her long-time leadership and support of the WWBA. The video tribute to Justice Miller’s life and career also highlighted her role in founding, naming and leading JALBCA. Immediate Past WWBA President Kim Berg, President-Elect Hon. Lisa M. Smith and President Angela Morcone Giannini joined in celebrating Justice Miller (second from left) at the Mamaroneck Beach & Yacht Club.

JALBCA mobilizes the New York legal community to take action against breast cancer

JALBCA leverages the legal community’s expertise and resources to promote awareness, early detection, treatment, education and legal support for all those affected by breast cancer.

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The JALBCA newsletter comes out five times a year, presenting the latest legal developments in the fight against breast cancer, as well as news about JALBCA.

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