Purposes of the Bar Foundation

  1. To advance legal research and scholarship, to improve the administration of justice, to promote professional ethics and responsibility and service to the public, to encourage better public understanding of the American legal system, to aid in making legal institutions more responsive to the public interest and to sponsor studies, conferences, publications and any and all other means of discourse, communication and exchange of ideas appropriate to the foregoing.
  2. Without limiting the generality of the foregoing, to grant scholarships or loans, with or without interest, to persons who are or at one time were residents of Warren County and those counties contiguous with Warren County, and who are studying law or subjects directly related thereto and who demonstrate an interest and aptitude in said study of law or related subject.
  3. To do any other act or thing incidental to or connected with the foregoing purpose; provided that such act shall not jeopardize the Federal income tax exemption pursuant to Section 501 (c) (3) of the Internal Revenue Code of 1954, as now in force or afterwards amended.