The New York County Lawyers' Association Foundation, Inc. operates as the fundraising arm of NYCLA. Since its incorporation in 1965, the Foundation has been recognized by the Internal Revenue Service as a 501 (c) (3) organization, and is classified as a "supporting organization" for the benefit of NYCLA.
The Foundation is operated exclusively for “charitable, scientific, literary and educational purposes” and “exclusively for the benefit of the New York County Lawyers' Association.” Among the activities described in its Certificate of Incorporation as furthering these purposes are those that would “facilitate and improve the administration of justice;” “facilitate the cultivation and diffusion of knowledge and understanding of the law and the promotion of the study of the law…through the publication of addresses, essays, treatises, reports and other literary works.” In addition, the Certificate directs the Foundation to “cooperate with NYCLA in carrying out the…purposes” described above.
Contact Stephanie Rivers, Director of Development
Phone: 212-267-6646 ext. 225