The Vermont Bar Foundation makes a significant impact on the lives of low-income Vermonters. The organizations we fund work every day to help the people of Vermont understand their legal issues and gain access to justice. When you support the VBF, you are helping to create positive outcomes like these.
Protection from a Sex Offender
For those whose immigration status is tenuous, legal support can make a critical difference.
A Lifeline for An Elder
For the elderly, effective legal intervention can often mean maintaining their basic means of survival.
When Falling Behind on Rent Can Seem Hopeless
A lawyer’s help in negotiating a settlement can be a “win win” for both parties.
Helping a Family Recover
Protecting children and reuniting families are both important goals.
Client Education Makes a Difference
Answering a client’s legal questions helps lead to a positive result.
North to Alaska
Have Justice Will Travel facilitates a long-distance visit.
When a Parent Needs Legal Help for an Adult Child
A lawyer’s help with parent/child legal guardianships can make all the difference.
The High Cost of a “Cheap” Rental
Helping one family can lead to consumer reform for all.
Meeting in the Middle
When it comes to custody, patient work can dramatically improve a child’s situation.
A Mother's Contact Restored
In a domestic violence situation, swift action is often needed to keep family members safe.
Foreclosure: A Homeowner's Worst Nightmare
Sometimes a lawyer can help a desperate homeowner get back on track.