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Family Law Section gives Foundation a $75,000 boost

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2019 Foundation Check PresentationTHE FAMILY LAW SECTION presented a $75,000 contribution to The Florida Bar Foundation to enhance the reach of its statewide Children’s Legal Services grants. The Foundation’s priorities for the grants include representation of foster youth and access to special education, medical, developmental, and mental health services that are required under law. Gifts to the foundation from the Children’s Legal Services campaign on The Florida Bar annual fee statement help support these grants, along with proceeds from the Kids Deserve Justice license plate initiative. Pictured here are Foundation Executive Director Dominic C. “Donny” MacKenzie, board member Maria Gonzalez — a past chair of the Family Law Section, 2018-19 scection Chair-elect Amy Hamlin, and 2018-19 Foundation President Juliette Lippman.