November 16, 2017

Bar Involvement in Programs & Coalitions to Support Teens & Families

AUGUST 1993

BE IT RESOLVED, That the American Bar Association urges state, territorial and local bar associations to establish policies in support of community service programs that (1) challenge teens and young adults to develop a sense of purpose and self-worth; (2) revitalize urban areas by fostering civic pride and volunteerism and (3) join with coalitions to help prevent the erosion of families and communities through drug abuse and related crime and violence.

BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, That the American Bar Association urges state, territorial and local bar associations to encourage participation in community service programs by bar members, law firms, and law schools.