Georgia Bar Journal
GSB Vol. 13, NO. 1, Pg. 64.
LFG Enjoys Another Year at the Annual Meeting
GSB JournalVol. 13, NO. 1August 2007LFG Enjoys Another Year at the Annual MeetingLauren Larmer BarrettPonte Vedra Beach, Fla., is one of the prettiest spots in the world, and the lawyers of Georgia were lucky enough to gather there this year for the 2007 State Bar of Georgia Annual Meeting. Just a few miles south of the Georgia-Florida border, it was a great spot for reconnecting with friends and colleagues. The Lawyers Foundation's events during the meeting included a silent auction and fellows meeting, as well as the joint YLD/LFG Dinner Gala and the annual Fun Run.
The Lawyers Foundation of Georgia's Silent Auction was a rousing success. More than $11,000 was raised to benefit the Challenge Grant Program. Thank you to everyone who worked so hard this year obtaining items for us-you are great! And of course, we can't forget to thank those who actually bid on the merchandise. Your willingness to give is much appreciated.
The annual YLD/LFG 5K Fun Run was held on the beach in front of the resort's private Cabana Beach Club. Every runner crossed the finish line and was able to proudly clutch the coveted T-shirt while downing a bottle of cold water.
The fellows meeting, held each year to provide fellows with an update on the foundation and to elect the officers and trustees, was held June 15 at a time when many may have preferred to be on...