Past Grants

Thanks in large part to the growing generosity of our legal community, the CBF’s grants have increased more than fivefold over the past 15 years.

In FY 2004, the CBF awarded $650,000 in grants compared to over $3 million in FY 2016. Below are lists of the annual grants awarded by the CBF over the past five years. Over this period, the CBF awarded over $20 million in grants to pro bono and legal aid organizations in our community.

FY 2016 Grants

Over $3 million in grants, including

  • $1,275,000 in Organizational Support Grants
  • $841,347 in Special Project Grants


FY 2015 Grants

Over $4.1 million in grants, including

  • $1,275,000 in Organizational Support Grants
  • $1,020,000 in Special Project Grants
FY 2014 Grants

Over $4.6 million in grants, including

  • $1,240,000 in Organizational Support Grants
  • $1,285,225 in Special Project Grants


FY 2013 Grants

Over $4.6 million in grants, including

  • $1,250,000 in Organizational Support Grants
  • $1,284,802 in Special Project Grants


FY 2012 Grants

Over $4 million in grants, including

  • $1,075,000 in Organizational Support Grants
  • $1,179,171 in Special Project Grants