Past Recipients

The Nevada Bar Foundation has made annual IOLTA grant distributions since 2015 and also distributed grant dollars received as part of the Bank of America settlement with the U.S. Department of Justice. Recent grant distributions are listed below. Grants distributed over the past 10 years can be found here.

2019 IOLTA Grants: $3,400,000
2019 Bank of America Grants: $1,137,712
2018 IOLTA Grants: $2,665,500
2017 IOLTA Grants: $2,588,990
2017 Bank of America Grants: $2,207,940
2016 IOLTA Grants: $2,813,917
2016 Bank of America Grants: $227,657
2015 IOLTA Grants: $2,942,055

Organization GRANT 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA): Carson City IOLTA $16,000 $11,200 $16,000 $8,085
Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA): Lyon County IOLTA $14,000 $20,000 $10,106 $15,000
Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA): Northeastern NV IOLTA $15,000 $10,500 $15,000 $7,579 $11,022
Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA): Pioneer Territory IOLTA $21,000 $17,514 $20,398 $16,968
Domestic Violence Resource Center IOLTA $28,000 $35,000 $20,212 $17,386
Legal Aid Center of Southern Nevada IOLTA $1,572,630 $1,533,873 $1,312,414 $1,436,171 $1,831,920
Legal Aid Center of Southern Nevada (Family Justice Project) Bank of America $80,774 $905,888 $448,322.45
Legal Aid Center of Southern Nevada (Statewide legal forms website) Bank of America $9,000
Nevada Legal Services IOLTA $427,025 $304,500 $356,089 $367,839 $469,200
Nevada Legal Services (Community Development Unit) Bank of America $119,883 $628,052 $304,151.54
Nevada Rural Counties RSVP Program IOLTA $29,000 $26,600 $38,000 $25,265 $25,000
Nevada Supreme Court Access to Justice Commission (Civil Legal Needs Assessment) Bank of America $150,000 $4,111.52
S.A.F.E. House IOLTA $12,800 $12,250 $20,000 $10,106
Safe Nest IOLTA $24,000 $35,000 $50,000 $25,265 $30,624
Southern Nevada Senior Law Program IOLTA $223,820 $211,892 $186,646 $204,977 $261,460
Southern Nevada Senior Law Program (Protect Your Elders Program) Bank of America $27,000 $150,000 $169,497.17
Thomas & Mack Legal Clinic IOLTA $17,950 $20,000
Volunteer Attorneys for Rural Nevada IOLTA $170,810 $164,805 $142,577 $156,998 $200,260
Volunteer Attorneys for Rural Nevada (Pro Bono Project) Bank of America $55,000 $61,503.26
Washoe County Legal Services IOLTA $323,950 $329,609 $270,307 $392,895 $501,160
Washoe County Legal Services – Rural Legal Services IOLTA $106,950 $94,174 $88,610
Washoe County Legal Services (Medical-Legal Partnership) Bank of America $310,000 $150,126.07