Archive for the ‘20th Anniversary’ Category
20 Years Strong Service Project: Attorney Betsy Gray Friday Law Blitz April 1, 2016 About this project? Friday Blitz is an event organized by the SC Access to Justice Commission, the SC Bar and the USC School of Law Pro Bono Program, that pairs attorneys with law students to help answer legal questions submitted by […]
20 Years Strong Service Project: Attorney Will Jordan An afternoon at Town Theatre for the Palmetto Place Children’s Shelter residents. Why did you choose this project? Palmetto Place Children’s Shelter is a safe haven for abused and neglected children and homeless teens throughout the state of South Carolina. They provide a safe and nurturing environment […]
Alexis is hosting a clothing drive for Dress For Success Columbia. Will you please help her by donating your gently used, professional attire? Women’s items needed: *Business-appropriate apparel *nearly-new suits *shoes *handbags *jewelry *monetary donations Donations can be dropped off at the front desk of Sowell Gray located at 1310 Gadsden Street. We are happy […]
20 Years Strong Service Project: Attorney Becky Laffitte—Mentoring USC Salkehatchie Student Group. I chose this project because as a native of Allendale, SC, USC Salkehatchie holds a special place in my heart. The campus plays a vital role in the community and is a lifeline for many who may have no other options for higher education. I was recently honored by the opportunity to mentor a student group from the college at Allendale First Baptist, my home church.
20 Years Strong Service Project: Attorney Tina Cundari—Donations for Sistercare. I chose this project because South Carolina is unfortunately number one in the nation in violence against women. Sistercare offers shelter and support services for domestic violence survivors and their children in the Midlands area. Their help gives hope to these victims. This organization helps make our community better.
20 Years Strong Service Project: Attorney Cal Watson—Ask-A-Lawyer Program. I chose this project because I wanted to partner with the SC Bar and support their commitment to promoting justice and educating the public through initiatives that foster trust. We are proud to be able to provide Pro Bono counseling to our fellow citizens in the community. The Ask-A-Lawyer Program coordinates volunteer lawyers for televised phone banks in an effort to assist the public with its legal questions […]
20 Years Strong Service Project: Attorney Bobby Stepp—Pro Bono Legal counseling to the SC Philharmonic musicians. I chose this project because as a former board member and chair I’ve always been a fan of the orchestra and their hard work. The players of the orchestra are the backbone and heart of everything that […]
COLUMBIA, SC – Sowell Gray Stepp & Laffitte celebrates 20 years practicing law in Columbia, SC with a yearlong commitment to service projects that give back to the community. With its theme for the year “20 Years Strong,” each of the firm’s 21 attorneys will participate in a service project that aligns with their personal […]