The Long Beach Bar Foundation recognized one of its important philanthropic supporters at its volunteer reception last February. Vern Schooley. a well respected intellectual property attorney in Los Angeles, and recent recipient of the American Inn of Court, A.
Sherman Christensen Award, raised over $25,000 to benefit the Foundation's SHORTSTOP Program in a single event.
The SHORTSTOP Program diverts non-violent juvenile offenders ages 10-17 away from the juvenile justice system through law-related education for juveniles and their parents.
Fulwider Patton congratulates Vern and the Foundation's recognition of his extraordinary personal effort to raise funds in support of the SHORTSTOP Program.