Foundation Chair, Ira Leesfield was once again a featured speaker on behalf of the Fatherhood Task Force of South Florida, at its Kick Off Breakfast on May 14, 2015, a day declared by the Florida Legislature as “Fathers in Education Day.”
The Leesfield/AAJ Law Student Scholarship, awarded every year since 1994 recognizing law students who exemplify a high commitment to trial advocacy and public justice, will be presented to Alysia D. Castillo, a first year law student at UNT, Dallas College of Law.
The Leesfield Family Foundation plays a major role in the 10th Anniversary of the William J. Clinton Presidential Library
The Leesfield Family Foundation plays a major role in the 10th Anniversary of the William J. Clinton Presidential Library in Little Rock, AR on November 14, 2014.
Trustees Ira and Cynthia Leesfield announced their continued and increased support of the Eileen G. Breier Scholarship Fund through the University of Miami School of Law endowed in honor of their longtime friend and colleague, the late Eileen G. Brier.
Leesfield Family Foundation, in conjunction with Leesfield Scolaro, P.A., continues its commitment to sponsor the Marques Butler Memorial Softball Tournament, an annual tournament held in Key West, Florida.
Miami, June 20, 2015- LFF proudly participated in Miami’s most popular fundraiser, Miami Celebrity Domino Night, bringing the South Florida community together to help support Amigos For Kids, a Miami-based nonprofit organization whose mission is to prevent child abuse and neglect by valuing children, and strengthening families through education programs.
The Miami-Dade Chapter of the Florida Association of Women Lawyers recently honored Ira Leesfield with the “2015 Friend of FAWL Award” for his continued support of the organization and commitment to promote gender equality in the legal profession.
In recognition of his outstanding contributions to the community and professional accomplishments, President Bill Clinton congratulates and honors Ira Leesfield for receiving the American Jewish Committee’s “Judge Learned Hand Award”.
The Leesfield Family Foundation continues its support of Miami Jewish Health Systems as it celebrates seventy-five years of care and healthy aging to the South Florida community, making a difference in the lives of countless individuals.
The Leesfield Family Foundation joined forces with Mothers Against Drunk Driving by supporting MADD’s 5K run at Tropical Park, Miami, FL on February 8, 2015.