What is the Justice Gap? Eighty Six percent (86%) of low income Americans who have civil legal problems receive inadequate or no legal help. Seventy One percent (71%) of low-income households experienced at least one civil or legal problem in the last year. (Source: 2017 Justice Gap Report). This discrepancy between legal representation for civil […]
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CELEBRATE INTERNATIONAL JAZZ DAY WITH US The Alexandria Bar Foundation, the NOVA Nighthawks and the Torpedo Factory Art Center will present the 6th annual Jazz4Justice Concert at the Torpedo Factory Art Center, located at 105 N. Union Street, Alexandria on Tuesday, April 30, 2019 at 7:30 p.m. The suggested tax deductible donation […]
Jazz4Justice at UVA: Sister Saxophones Become a sponsor! Download the Sponsor Form below: UVA Sponsor Form The UVA Jazz Ensemble, under the direction of John D’earth, is partnering with Jazz4Justice, Central Virginia Legal Aid Society, and the Legal Aid Justice Center to bring the Second Annual Jazz4Justice Concert to UVA. Jazz4Justice, founded in 2001, collaborates […]
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEFriday, February 12, 2019 – Newport News, VA. Contact:Kelly Rossum, Director of Jazz Program, Christopher Newport Universitywww.cnu.edu JAZZ4JUSTICE™ – IN THE POCKET The Christopher Newport University Jazz Ensemble, along with special guest musician Jae Sinnett will present a concert on Thursday, March 28, 2019 at 7:00pm in Peebles Hall, Ferguson Center for the […]
VCU Music and the Greater Richmond Bar Foundation presented their fifth annual Jazz 4 Justice, 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 […]
Jazz4Justice Alexandria is presented annually in partnership with the Alexandria Bar Association and Alexandria Bar Foundation to benefit Legal Services of Northern Virginia, the Alexandria Bar Foundation, and NVCC Jazz Nighthawks. Check back soon for more information about 2019!
The Jazz4Justice concert at the University of Mary Washington on Saturday, November 3rd, 2018, brought the community together for a night of heartwarming music and fun. Congratulations to Legal Aid Works, the UMW Music Department, in partnership with the Fredericksburg Area Bar Association, for a successful concert featuring the UMW Jazz Ensemble, Fredericksburg Area Young Musicians Chorus (FAYM), UMW […]
The CNU jazz program presented their annual Jazz4Justice event on March 29th, 2018, in partnership with Newport News Bar Association, Peninsula Bar Association and the Greater Peninsula Women’s Bar Association featuring the CNU Jazz Ensemble. The students played many of their own compositions, including an original piece for Jazz Ensemble + Sitar. The band sounded […]
VCU Music and the Greater Richmond Bar Foundation presented their fourth annual Jazz 4 Justice benefit concert to support local access to justice efforts and the development of future jazz artists. Proceeds from the event directly supported pro bono legal representation to low income individuals & families, veterans & nonprofits in central Virginia, as well as scholarships […]
Jazz4Justice, under the direction of Dr. Kelly Rossum The CNU jazz program presents 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. Stay tuned for more details about Jazz4Justice 2019!