“It's a win-win for the students, the school and the legal community. This is a program that could work anywhere - we want people to copy this!" - Ed Weiner, Co-Founder
The VCU Music and the Greater Richmond Bar Foundation present the fifth annual Jazz4Justice, a benefit concert to support local access to justice efforts and the development of future jazz artists. Proceeds from the event directly support pro bono legal representation to low income individuals & families, veterans & nonprofits in central Virginia, as well as scholarships for students in the VCU Jazz Studies Program.
The CNU jazz program will present their annual fundraising event in partnership with Newport News Bar Association, Peninsula Bar Association and the Greater Peninsula Women’s Bar Association featuring the CNU Jazz Ensemble. Proceeds benefit the Legal Aid Society of Eastern Virginia and the CNU Jazz program.
The Alexandria Bar Foundation will present the 6th Annual Jazz4Justice event at the Torpedo Factory. Check back for more details soon!
- Antonio Garcia, Director of Jazz Studies at Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU)
Jazz4Justice Concerts - 2019
5th Annual Jazz4Justice
February 8th, 2019
Jazz4Justice in the Press
Jazz4Justice has been in the press lately… check out these articles below.
Bridging the Justice Gap with Jazz4Justice
In May 2018, an article about Jazz4Justice was published in the May 2018 “Bar President” Newsletter of the American Bar Association’s National Conference of Bar Presidents.
JAZZ4JUSTICE AND SCHOOL PARTNERSHIPS ARE A CASE OF “WIN/WIN"
In February of 2018, the Jazz Education Network published an article as part of it’s monthly newsletter.
Fairfax BAR, Jazz4Justice a case of win-win
Attorney helps to raise awareness, attendance for university's jazz program
The Washington Post covers Jazz4Justice.