CJI’s Fourth Annual Bridge the Gap to Justice! was a Huge Success

Thanks to all our supporters, volunteers, donors, sponsors, board members and staff who made our Summer Fundraiser a big success! Check out the complete list here.

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NBC 15 Runs Article About CJI

Jennifer Binkley was interviewed by NBC 15 news on August 6.

CJI’s Fourth Annual Bridge the Gap to Justice! Summer Fundraising Event

Come and enjoy appetizers, a cash bar, a silent auction filled with donations from local businesses and supporters, door prizes and some friendly competition!

Community Justice Inc. will be hosting its fourth annual Summer Fundraising Event to support CJI’s efforts to Bridge the Gap to Justice in our community. CJI is a private, non-profit general interest law firm providing legal services to those with limited means. The event will be held on August 8, 2013 from 5 p.m. to 7p.m at the Brink Lounge.  A $10 donation at the door is suggested.

CJI, a non-profit, public interest law firm in Madison will be hosting their First Annual Trivia Night at the Brink Lounge in Madison on April 18 starting at 6pm. The public is welcome but there are sure to be questions for our attorney supporters! CJI is encouraging a donation of $20 per person to raise funds for our neediest clients. Team sizes of 3-5 people are recommended. We are happy to find teams for individual registrations. Pizza will be provided and a cash bar is available. Prizes will be awarded for the top three teams! Round out the evening with live music in the Brink Lounge.

See our Facebook event page for more information.

CJI 2012 Summer Fundraiser

Our fundraiser was a big success.  Thank you to everybody who came out and supported us at the Brink Lounge.

Silent Auction Items

Donated Items for the Silent Auction

Wine Gift Baskets

More Donated Items for the Silent Auction

Silent Auction Guests

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Mara Bridgman Sheridan, Operations Director with family, Lucas and Violet

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Cake - Congratulations CJI on another successful year.

Delicious Cake

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Alyssa Mahaffay, CJI attorney with Chloe and Vicki from Dane County FCCS

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Guests at the Event

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Mitch, Leah Johnson and Marsha Mansfield

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Sir Williams

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John and Adam

 

We would like to give a big thanks to all of the sponsors of our event.

Thanks to Perkins Coie for sponsoring our event.

Chuck Curtis and Baine Alexander

Thanks to Quarles and Brady for sponsoring our event. DeWitt, Ross & Stevens, S.C.
 Bell, Moore & Richter, S.C  Stafford Rosenbaum LLP
von Briesen & Roper, S.C. Attorney Sarah Helvey

 

 

Also, make sure to thank all of the wonderful donors to our silent auction.

CJI’s Annual Bridge the Gap to Justice Fundraiser

Save the Date: CJI Summer Fundraiser August 16 5-7 pm

Community Justice Inc. will be hosting its third annual Summer Fundraising Event to support CJI’s efforts to Bridge the Gap to Justice in our community. CJI is a private, non-profit general interest law firm providing legal services to those with limited means. The event will be held on August 16, 2012 from 5 p.m. to 7p.m at the Brink Lounge on East Washington Ave. in Madison. A $10 donation at the door is suggested. Come and enjoy appetizers, a cash bar, a silent auction filled with donations from local businesses and supporters, and live music.

Please see Youre-Invited-to-CJIs-Summer-Event-Aug for more information.

Law Day 2012 – Courts Open to Citizens

On Tuesday, May 1, 2012, the public is invited to the Dane County courthouse to learn how the judicial system works, how the public’s rights are protected, and what legal resources may be available. Circuit court and appellate court judges, law enforcement personnel, attorneys, court staff, and citizens will present short informative programs about the role and work of the courts, mock trials, and guided courthouse tours.   The Dane County Bar Association and Dane County’s Circuit Court Judges are hosting this annual open house for Law Day from 3:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

See the Dane County Bar Association’s Law Day 2012 Press Release for more information.

CJI Staff at Open House

CJI Staff at the Open House on November 17

CJI has had an exciting year! We have moved to a new office at
214 North Hamilton in Madison and would love to invite you to see
our new space at our Open House on November 17th from 4:30 to 7:00!

Feel free to stop by on Nov. 17th and share some fall treats, meet
our staff, old and new, and see our new space where we will
continue to serve those in need of legal services in Dane County!

No need to RSVP, just come by and bring a friend! We look
forward to seeing you.

Domestic Abuse Intervention Services and Community Justice Inc. will be presenting a training for new and existing volunteers and those interested in learning more about Restraining Orders in Wisconsin, including issues of Domestic Violence and Family law in Wisconsin. Three CLE credits will be applied for from the Wisconsin BBE for all attendees. Thank you to the State Bar of Wisconsin for support of this training.

When: November 3, 2011 from 2:00 -5:00
Where: Dane County Courthouse, Room L1000
What: Three CLE credits will be offered

Please RSVP to Jennifer Binkley at jennifer@communityjusticeinc.org or call 608-442-3003.